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Former Australian defender Graham Reid appointed Indian men's hockey coach

Reid will soon join the national side for the ongoing senior men`s national camp, which was scheduled to begin from Monday at the SAI Centre in Bengaluru.

Apr 08, 2019, 18:19 PM IST

Memphis Depay double leads Netherlands to easy 4-0 win over Belarus

The home side were ahead inside 50 seconds as Igor Shitov’s risky back-pass was latched on to by Depay and his shot trickled into the net off the post.

Mar 22, 2019, 08:56 AM IST

Need to develop world class drag-flickers: Former Indian hockey captain Dilip Tirkey

In the absence of Rupinder Pal Singh, India had three dragflickers in young Harmanpreet, Amit Rohidas and Varun Kumar but their conversion rate was poor, recording just 30.7 per cent.

Dec 23, 2018, 17:27 PM IST

Hockey World Cup: Belgium beat Netherlands in penalty shoot-out to win maiden title

Olympic silver medallist Belgium created history by eking out a 3-2 win in the penalty shoot-out after the final match of the game's showpiece event ended in a goalless draw.

Dec 16, 2018, 21:29 PM IST

India coach Harendra Singh receives official reprimand from FIH for his outburst against umpires

The reprimand was handed down to Harendra after he and India's analytical coach Chris Ciriello were called for an official hearing by the FIH on Saturday.

Dec 16, 2018, 18:14 PM IST

Hockey World Cup: Netherlands crush Australia's dream of clinching a hat-trick of WC titles

The Dutch thus took a sweet revenge of their 1-6 loss to the Kookaburras in the summit clash of the 2014 World Cup at the Hague.

Dec 15, 2018, 21:11 PM IST

Hockey World Cup: FIH hints at strict action against India coach Harendra Singh after outburst against umpiring

Soon after the defeat, Harendra blamed poor umpiring for his side's unexpected early ouster, saying FIH seriously need to address the issue as his side has been on the receiving end of poor on-field decisions twice this year.

Dec 15, 2018, 20:46 PM IST

Hockey World Cup: Indian striker Akashdeep Singh faces possible two match suspension

According to a statement from the world body, the International Hockey Federation's technical delegate had recommended Akashdeep's case to FIH's disciplinary commissioner.

Dec 15, 2018, 20:32 PM IST

India knocked out of Hockey World Cup after 1-2 defeat against the Netherlands in quarters

A well-oiled Indian unit had raised hopes of making the semifinals for the first time since 1975 but the Dutch side broke a million hearts by coming from behind to knock out the hosts 2-1 in the last-eight clash.

Dec 13, 2018, 21:20 PM IST

India knocked out of Hockey World Cup, go down 1-2 to the Netherlands in quarterfinal

India were knocked out of the Hockey World Cup following a 2-1 defeat against the Netherlands in a do or die clash. 

Dec 13, 2018, 18:02 PM IST

We are ready to answer the call of 1.3 billion Indians: Indian hockey coach Harendra Singh

India has never defeated Netherlands in the history of the World Cup, but Harendra refused to dwell on the past.

Dec 12, 2018, 19:34 PM IST

Hockey World Cup: Indian players 'yelled at' for entering restricted area

As per the protocol of the tournament, the players were not entitled to be present at the VIP lounge. But on the request of a few near and dear ones, Manpreet and a few players entered the area and were busy in signing autographs and clicking pictures with their fans.

Dec 12, 2018, 19:05 PM IST

Hockey World Cup: India chase slice of history against Netherlands in quarterfinal

Boasting a rich hockey legacy, India last played in the semi-final of the World Cup way back in 1975 when they went on to lift their maiden title.

Dec 12, 2018, 14:28 PM IST

Hockey World Cup: Pakistan's Ammad Butt let-off with reprimand, to play against Netherlands

Pakistan's campaign at the ongoing men's hockey World Cup went from bad to worse after the team suffered a twin blow on Thursday. 

Dec 08, 2018, 17:17 PM IST

Hockey World Cup: Germany edge past Pakistan 1-0 in opener

Pakistan are still in a strong position to finish above Malaysia, who were thrashed 7-0 by the Netherlands earlier in the day, in the group and be eligible for the crossover stage.

Dec 02, 2018, 08:24 AM IST

Dutch delight in win over France, Germany relegated

Wijnaldum followed up after France goalkeeper Hugo Lloris made a fine stop from point-blank range just before halftime and Depay sealed the victory to give the Dutch a chance to win the group when they meet Germany in Gelsenkirchen on Monday.

Nov 17, 2018, 12:55 PM IST

Netherlands performance surprises delighted coach Ronald Koeman

The result means the Netherlands can win the group if they draw in Gelsenkirchen against Germany on Monday, usurping the last two World Cup winners to advance to next June`s Nations League finals.

Nov 17, 2018, 11:07 AM IST

UEFA Nations League: Germany coach Joachim Loew expects renewed debate over his future

Loew’s contract runs until 2022, after been extended for two years in May. 

Oct 14, 2018, 18:06 PM IST

UEFA Nations League: Memphis Depay shines as Netherlands thump Germany

Depay also struck the crossbar late on with Virgil van Dijk and Georginio Wijnaldum netting the other goals for a rampant Dutch side.  

Oct 14, 2018, 12:18 PM IST

Top ODI spot up for grabs in India's series against England

India will have to blank England 3-0 in the upcoming One-Day International (ODI) series to get back to the top spot in the ICC rankings, a statement from cricket`s world governing body stated on Tuesday.

Jul 11, 2018, 22:14 PM IST