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Hockey: India face Japan in four-nations opener in New Zealand

Indian men's hockey team will look to make a winning start to the new season when they take on Japan in their opening match of the Four Nations Invitational Tournament here on Wednesday.

Jan 16, 2018, 15:07 PM IST

Hockey: India open Asia Cup campaign hammering Japan 5-1

India missed a number of opportunities in Sjoerd Marijne's first game as coach but still won easily in the end led by Harmanpreet Singh's brace.

Oct 11, 2017, 16:23 PM IST

India vs Japan in Hockey Asia Cup, Live Score: India race to 5-1 lead

Hello and welcome to Live Updates from India's opening match of the men's hockey Asia Cup against Japan in Dhaka, Bangladesh. (

Oct 11, 2017, 14:06 PM IST

India vs Japan, Asia Cup Hockey 2017: Live streaming, TV listings, time, date, venue, squads

Indian last played Japan in the Sultan Azlan Shah Cup earlier this year where they won the encounter 4-3.

Oct 10, 2017, 17:25 PM IST

Asia Cup Hockey 2017: Confident India face Japan in tricky opener

The Indians last played Japan in the Sultan Azlan Shah Cup earlier this year where they won the encounter 4-3.

Oct 10, 2017, 15:00 PM IST

Asian Champions Trophy: Rupinder Pal Singh sixer destroys Japan in Malaysia

Earlier, hosts Malaysia stunned twice defending champions Pakistan 4-2 with Faizal Saari scoring two goals in the home team's rally from 1-2 deficit.

Oct 20, 2016, 22:39 PM IST

Azlan Shah: India will improve as the event progresses and the young players settle down, says Rolant Oltmans

The coach was pleased with young Harmanpreet Singh, who got the equalizing goal for India.

Apr 06, 2016, 23:20 PM IST

Fed Cup is not Grand Slam: Sania Mirza loses doubles tie in India's defeat to Japan

With Sania in side - who has not lost a match since US Open in 2015 and has weaved an incredible 36-match winning streak, India had a great chance to beat Japan.

Feb 04, 2016, 20:16 PM IST

Confident India face Japan in semi-final of Asia Cup hockey

The win in the pool meeting will defintely give a psychological advantage to India over their opponents.

Nov 20, 2015, 19:01 PM IST

Indian colts stamp authority in Junior Asia Cup Hockey opener

Indian colts comeback to beat Japan 2-1 in their opening match of Junior Men's Asia Cup Hockey.

Nov 14, 2015, 21:44 PM IST

Indian women lose to Japan in Junior Asia Cup hockey semi-final

Indian women's hockey team on Saturday lost the shoot-out battle against Japan after the scoreline of the closely fought semi-final remained 2-2 till regulation time in the 7th Junior Asia Cup.

Sep 12, 2015, 20:16 PM IST

India thrashed 31-131 by Japan in Asian Women's Basketball Championship

India were thrashed 31-131 by defending champions Japan in their second Group A match of the 26th Asian Women's Basketball Championship here on Sunday.

Aug 30, 2015, 22:09 PM IST

India beat Japan 4-0, wins hockey series 3-0

Akashdeep Singh struck twice as India completed a dominating 4-0 win over Japan in the last match to clinch the hockey Test series 3-0, here on Saturday.

May 09, 2015, 23:55 PM IST

India seek dominance over Japan in hockey Test series

With the four-Test hockey Series already in pocket, India will be eyeing their third consecutive win against Japan in their fourth and final match at the Kalinga Stadium here on Saturday.

May 08, 2015, 19:20 PM IST

India eager to wrap up hockey series against Japan

Back to winning ways, a confident Indian men's hockey team would look to seal the four-match Test series against Japan when they lock horns in the third game at the Kalinga Stadium here.

May 06, 2015, 17:58 PM IST

India outplay Japan in second match of hockey test series

After a drab draw in the opener, India dispatched Japan 2-0 in the second game of the four match hockey test series here on Tuesday.

May 05, 2015, 22:05 PM IST

'Rusty' India play 1-1 draw with Japan in first hockey Test

Displaying rusty defence, Indian men's hockey team played out a 1-1 draw against Japan to begin its four-match Test series on a disappointing note, here on Sunday.

May 03, 2015, 22:34 PM IST

Japan hockey series good opportunity for India: Birendra Lakra

Indian hockey team defender Birendra Lakra said that their upcoming bilateral Test series against Japan is a good opportunity of getting the playing XI right.

May 01, 2015, 21:04 PM IST

Indian women finish seventh in Hawke's Bay Cup hockey

 The Indian women's hockey team defeated Japan 3-2 in the seventh-eighth position classification match to secure the seventh spot in the Hawke’s Bay Cup tournament here on Sunday.

Apr 19, 2015, 17:32 PM IST

Asian Games: India blank Japan 3-0 in squash

India hardly broke a sweat as they blanked Japan 3-0 in a men's team group B squash match with all the players registering straight-game wins at the Asian games here Thursday.

Sep 25, 2014, 09:32 AM IST