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I was prepared to be sacked from Day One: Roelant Oltmans

In the past, renowned coaches like Australian Ric Charlesworth, Spaniard Jose Brasa, Micheal Nobbs, Terry Walsh and Paul van Ass were shown the door unceremoniously even before the completion of their tenures.

Sep 02, 2017, 21:32 PM IST

Frequent change of coaches destabilising Indian hockey: Terry Walsh

Paul van Ass' unceremonious sacking and frequent change of coaches is "potentially destabilising Indian hockey" but the country has just enough time to prepare and train itself for an "outstanding performance" in Rio Olympics, feels former coach Terry Walsh.

Jul 31, 2015, 17:29 PM IST

Coaches are treated as 'marionettes' in Indian hockey: Jose Brasa

Coaches in Indian hockey are treated as 'marionettes' and lack of of freedom and interference are the main reasons behind the controversial exits of foreign experts, feels former India coach Jose Brasa.

Jul 26, 2015, 18:05 PM IST

Hockey India confirms Dutchman Roelant Oltmans as new coach, replaces compatriot Paul van Ass

High Performance Director Roelant Oltmans was on Saturday appointed coach of the Indian hockey team, replacing Paul van Ass, who was unceremoniously sacked after a bitter spat with Hockey India President Narinder Batra.

Jul 25, 2015, 18:50 PM IST

For Hockey India and SAI, coaches are puppets: Jose Brasa

Former national team coach, Jose Brasa has supported Paul van Ass and urged Indian authorities to bring back the Dutchman for the sake of hockey.

Jul 23, 2015, 13:57 PM IST

Paul Van Ass willing to return but doesn't want any interference in work

India's hockey chief coach Paul van Ass, who claims he has been fired from the job following an altercation with federation president Narinder Batra, on Wednesday said he is willing to resume his duties provided there is no "interefernce" in his work.

Jul 22, 2015, 19:58 PM IST

Changing coaches frequently not good for National team: Balbir Singh Sr

Legendary hockey Olympian Balbir Singh Sr is extremely disappointed in the manner Hockey India has handled the Paul Van Ass issue making it clear that this frequent hire and fire policy would affect national team's performance with only one year left for Rio Olympics.

Jul 22, 2015, 12:50 PM IST

India hockey coach Paul van Ass keen to rope in psychologist

Conceding late goals by a fragile backline has been Indian's men hockey team's perennial bane which new chief coach Paul van Ass wants to eradicate by roping in a full-time psychologist for Sardar Singh and Co.

Apr 15, 2015, 15:43 PM IST

Brasa happy with postponement of WSH

Former India coach Joseph Brasa on Monday expressed happiness that the Indian Hockey Federation has shown character in understanding the problems faced by the players and decided to postpone the multi-million dollar World Series Hockey to February 29.

Dec 13, 2011, 21:20 PM IST

Nobody should punish players for participating in WSH: Brasa

Hockey India had threatened to punish national players who take part in the unsanctioned tournament.

Nov 30, 2011, 21:21 PM IST

Oltmans, Brasa among the eight coaches signed for WSH

Close on the heels of appointing Australian Dennis Meredith as Technical Director, the World Series Hockey (WSH) has signed on world`s best eight coaches to officiate in the prestigious league that gets underway from December 17.

Sep 29, 2011, 21:51 PM IST

I am still the best available option for Indian hockey: Brasa

He has left India after a bitter
fallout with authorities but Jose Brasa has still not given up
hope of being called back to coach the country`s hockey team
as the Spaniard feels he is the best available option for the
job.

Dec 19, 2010, 11:34 AM IST

I am still the best available option for Indian hockey: Brasa

He has left India after a bitter
fallout with authorities but Jose Brasa has still not given up
hope of being called back to coach the country`s hockey team
as the Spaniard feels he is the best available option for the
job.

Dec 19, 2010, 11:34 AM IST

Foreign coaches do not suit Indian hockey: KPS Gill

As Indian hockey is in trouble over appointment of a coach, KPS Gill feels the experiment was a flop.

Dec 10, 2010, 15:21 PM IST

Foreign coaches do not suit Indian hockey: KPS Gill

As Indian hockey is in trouble over appointment of a coach, KPS Gill feels the experiment was a flop.

Dec 10, 2010, 15:21 PM IST

Indian hockey needs complete overhaul, says Negi

Former India goalkeeper Mir Ranjan Negi on Saturday called for a complete overhaul of hockey administration in India and said he was willing to offer any service for the betterment of the sport.

Dec 04, 2010, 22:24 PM IST

Indian hockey needs complete overhaul, says Negi

Former India goalkeeper Mir Ranjan Negi on Saturday called for a complete overhaul of hockey administration in India and said he was willing to offer any service for the betterment of the sport.

Dec 04, 2010, 22:24 PM IST

Harendra ready to reconsider resignation but with an asterisk

Harendra Singh wants to give himself another shot at coaching the national hockey team but is not ready to work under any foreign coach.

Dec 03, 2010, 16:39 PM IST

Harendra ready to reconsider resignation but with an asterisk

Harendra Singh wants to give himself another shot at coaching the national hockey team but is not ready to work under any foreign coach.

Dec 03, 2010, 16:39 PM IST

Selectors recommend ministry not to continue Brasa`s services

National selectors recommended the Sports Ministry to discontinue Brasa`s services.

Dec 01, 2010, 00:06 AM IST