Argentina, England secure Hockey World Cup semi-final places

Argentina and England qualified for the women`s hockey World Cup semi-finals with a match to spare on Saturday ahead of their clash on Monday to decide the Pool B winners.

Six matches set for Friday after rain halts play

Incessant rain all day Thursday prevented play on the fifth day of the women’s hockey World Cup.

Negi’s self-promotion to coach Indian eves irks ministry

Former India goalkeeper Mir Ranjan Negi’s keen interest in the vaccant coach’s post of the women’s hockey team has not gone down well with the Sports Ministry.

Indian women lose to Australia 2-6 in 4-Nation Hockey

After holding Germany to a draw in their opening fixture, Indian women caved in tamely to Australia, suffering a 2-6 defeat in the four-nation Hockey tournament at Essen in Germany, on Sunday.

Indian eves beat NZ in 4th Test, take unbeatable series lead

The Indian women`s hockey team
continued its unbeaten run and notched up an emphatic 3-1 win
over New Zealand in the fourth Test to take an unassailable
2-0 lead in the five-match series here today.

Rani’s hat-trick help Indian women beat NZ 3-2

A superb hat-trick by Rani Rampal helped Indian women’s team beat hosts New Zealand 3-2 in the first game of the five-match hockey Test series.

Indian women hold Japan 2-2, lose hockey series 0-3

An impressive India held Japan to a 2-2 draw in their final game of the four-match women’s hockey Test series at the Gifu Green Stadium, Kakamigahara on Wednesday.

Indian eves go down 0-3 to Japan in 3rd Test, lose series

Indian women’s hockey team suffered third successive defeat at the hands of Japan as the hosts took an unassailable 3-0 lead in the four-match Test series at Gifu Green Stadium, Kakamigahara on Monday.

Indian women hockey team arrive in Japan

Indian women hockey team, led by Subhadra Pradhan, have arrived at Gifu to play a four-match Test series against Japan commencing at Kakamigahara from March 19.

Women hockey team send thank you card to Sports Minister

Indian women’s hockey team thanked Sports Minister M S Gill for the financial support extended by the government to the players.

Haryana gov gives 1 crore to women hockey team

Chipping in with financial help
for the national women hockey team, the Haryana government has
released a cheque of Rs one crore for the players.

Eves seek equal treatment; reject Hockey India cash offer

Hockey India was left with egg on their face when the women team snubbed the games’ apex body’s offer, demanding incentive equal to that the men’s team gets. In a prompt reaction to downplay the protest launched by India’s women hockey team over non-payment of dues, Hockey India had sanctioned a sum of Rs 50,000 to each member of the team with an immediate effect.

NCW takes up issue of agitating women hockey players

The National Commission for Women
today shot a letter to Hockey India asking the interim body to
look into the grievances of the national women hockey players,
who are agitating against the delay in payment of their dues.

India thrash Thailand 15-0, one win away from semis

Rani Ramphal led the charge with six goals as Indian eves inched closer to the semifinal by thrashing hosts Thailand 15-0 at the Women’s Asia Cup hockey tournament.