Health is an individual subject, owned by you and for you: Shivinder Mohan Singh

India is the second most populated country in the world. It is a country where more than forty percent of population is said to be young and it is also a country that claims to be the fastest growing economy but spends less than 3.9% of total GDP (Gross Domestic Product) on health (according to The World Bank Data 2008-12).

Sandeep, Shivendra dropped from Asia Cup probables

India`s hockey selectors have dropped senior players Sandip Singh and Shivendra Singh from the 48 core probables for the Asia Cup to be held in Ipoh, Malaysia, from Aug 24 to Sep 1.

Rupinderpal helps India eke out 4-4 draw against Ireland

Rupinderpal Singh scored two goals as India survived a scare before eking out a 4-4 draw against lower-ranked Ireland in a hard-fought Pool B match in the men`s competition of the FIH World League Round 3, here on Thursday.

Sandeep, Shivendra back in national hockey squad

Drag-flick expert and forward Shivendra Singh returned to the 18-man squad which Hockey India (HI) announced Wednesday for the FIH World League Round 3 (Semifinals) to be played at Rotterdam, in the Netherlands, June 13-23.

AI beat IOC to claim Obaidullah Khan Gold Cup

Last year`s runners-up Air India (AI) lifted the International Obaidullah Khan Gold Cup hockey tournament title by defeating holders Indian Oil Corporation (IOC) 4-3 in the final.

Sandeep, Shivendra among senior hockey players axed

Senior players Sandeep Singh, Shivendra Singh and Ignace Tirkey were on Monday axed from India`s 18-member hockey squad announced by Hockey India for the upcoming 34th men`s FIH Champions Trophy and Lanco International Super Series in Australia.

Never blamed Nobbs for London debacle: Shivendra

India`s star forward Shivendra Singh said it was not chief coach Michael Nobbs but the team`s planning that was responsible for the eight-time Olympic champions` dismal performance in the 2012 London Games.

Nobbs is responsible for London debacle: Shivendra

Indian hockey team`s centre forward Shivendra Singh on Friday dropped a bombshell stating that coach Michael Nobbs` wrong strategy of over-attacking which was responsible for team`s last-place finish at the London Olympics.

Olympics hockey: India go down 2-3 to the Netherlands

The Indian hockey team put on a spirited display but went down 2-3 against the Netherlands in their opening match in group B of the London Olympics at the Riverbank Arena here Monday.

Shivendra, Yadav to get Rs 15 lakh from Maha government

London Olympic Games-bound hockey player Shivendra Singh and wrestler Narsingh Yadav, both belonging to Maharashtra, will each get Rs 15 lakhs grant.

28 Indian Players sign for Hockey India League

Twenty eight Indian Players, including forwards Shivendra Singh, Tushar Khandker and Yuvraj Walmiki, have signed up to play the inaugural season of the cash-rich Hockey India League.

India beat Malaysia 3-2 to revive chances in Azlan Shah Cup

Five-time champions India defeated hosts Malaysia 3-2 to put their campaign back on track in the Sultan Azlan Shah Cup hockey tournament here on Monday.

India to play on blue turfs in run-up to Olympics: Sandeep

Having failed to adapt to the blue turf during the Olympic hockey test event in London recently, India team is keen to play more on the surface to get adjusted to it ahead of the London Games, said ace drag-flicker Sandeep Singh.

We`ll deliver at Olympics: Indian hockey players

The star Indian hockey trio of Sandeep Singh, Sardar Singh and Shivendra Singh vowed to deliver a medal-winning performance at the upcoming London Olympics, saying they are determined to do well in the biggest sporting event.

Olympic qualifier: India on Pole

India continued their winning streak in the competition after their 4-2 win over Poland.

London is my last chance to be an Olympian: Shivendra

Indian striker Shivendra Singh knows the importance of the upcoming qualifiers for the quadrennial event as he feels London is probably his last chance to become an Olympian.

FIH not biased against Asian players: FIH Prez Negre

FIH president Leandro Negre dismissed allegations that the two-match suspension of Indian striker Shivendra Singh for injuring a Pakistani player in the ongoing World Cup was a reflection of FIH`s bias against the Asian players.

FIH not biased against Asian players: FIH Prez Negre

FIH president Leandro Negre dismissed allegations that the two-match suspension of Indian striker Shivendra Singh for injuring a Pakistani player in the ongoing World Cup was a reflection of FIH`s bias against the Asian players.

Shivendra action not deliberate but ban would continue: FIH

International Hockey Federation today reduced the three-match suspension on Indian forward Shivendra Singh for hitting a Pak player to a 2-match ban, saying the action was not deliberate but constituted a level two offence.

Shivendra action not deliberate but ban would continue: FIH

International Hockey Federation today reduced the three-match suspension on Indian forward Shivendra Singh for hitting a Pak player to a 2-match ban, saying the action was not deliberate but constituted a level two offence.