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Pakistan Hockey Federation

Cash-strapped Pakistan's Hockey World Cup participation in doubt

Pakistan Hockey Federation had sought a loan from the PCB to send the team to Bhubaneswar and clear the outstanding dues of players.

Nov 09, 2018, 16:46 PM IST

Indo-Pak standoff will damage world hockey: Pakistan Hockey Federation

Former captain and Olympian Islahuddin Siddiqui said the Asian hockey federation needed to play a role in ending the stand-off between Pakistan and India.

Apr 20, 2017, 23:49 PM IST

Hockey India demands unconditional written apology from Pakistan Hockey Federation – Here's why!

PHF Secretary Shahbaz Ahmad had recently alleged that their team was denied participation in the junior World Cup last year in Lucknow only because of the Champions Trophy semifinal incident in Bhubaneswar.

Jan 30, 2017, 13:38 PM IST

Excluded from Junior Hockey World Cup, PHF mulls legal action against FIH

The PHF is considering filing a case with the Court of Arbitration for Sports in Geneva against the head sporting body.

Dec 01, 2016, 17:56 PM IST

Pakistan not to play in Junior Hockey World Cup in India: FIH

Malaysia's junior men's team will replace Pakistan in the event to be held in Lucknow from December 8 to 18, FIH said in a statement.

Nov 29, 2016, 00:17 AM IST

Pakistan team preparing for Junior World Cup In India, says Shahbaz Ahmed

Bilateral sporting tours are already under a strain, but media reports said international tournaments could also be affected.

Oct 28, 2016, 13:36 PM IST

Pakistan's participation in Junior hockey World Cup depends on government clearence

The strikes came after alleged Pakistani millitants staged a deadliest attack on an Indian army base in Uri.

Oct 08, 2016, 15:41 PM IST

READ: When Pakistan coach Rehan Butt turned out as player in SAG

The situation occurred, when no other standbye player could get a visa at such a short notice.

Feb 08, 2016, 23:30 PM IST

Shahbaz Ahmed appointed PHF secretary

Pakistan's former hockey World Cup winning captain Shahbaz Ahmed has been appointed as the new secretary-general of the Pakistan Hockey Federation.

Sep 03, 2015, 17:35 PM IST

Shahbaz Ahmed refuses to accept positions in PHF, says wants to improve domestic hockey

Pakistan's former World Cup winning captain Shahbaz Ahmed has refused to accept the positions of coach, manager or chief selector in the Pakistan Hockey Federation.

Aug 31, 2015, 20:47 PM IST

Shahnaz Sheikh resigns as Pakistan hockey coach

 Pakistan hockey coach Shahnaz Sheikh stepped down on Thursday after the team failed to qualify for the 2016 Olympics.

Aug 27, 2015, 16:31 PM IST

Ex-Pakistan Hockey president Qasim Zia arrested for alleged fraud

Qasim Zia, former Olympian and ex-president of the Pakistan Hockey Federation, has been arrested in a fraud case.

Aug 08, 2015, 21:50 PM IST

Can't qualify for Olympics eating chana and khajoor: Pakistan skipper

 The captain of the Pakistan hockey team Mohammad Imran on Tuesday lashed out at the government for ignoring the national sport and said no one should expect big performances from players on a diet of "chana daal and khajoor".

Jul 07, 2015, 20:34 PM IST

Pakistan hockey captain resigns

 Pakistan captain Muhammad Imran on Sunday stepped down after the national team failed to qualify for next year's Rio Olympics Games, following their latest defeat in the World Hockey League to France which left them at the bottom of the points table.

Jul 05, 2015, 21:43 PM IST

Selectors quit as Pakistan fail to make it to Rio

Pakistan's men's hockey team chief selector Islahuddin Siddiqui and other selectors have resigned from their posts after the team failed to qualify for the 2016 Rio Olympics, officials said.

Jul 05, 2015, 14:24 PM IST

Pakistan hockey coach blames poor infrastructure for debacle

The Pakistan men's hockey team's chief coach Shahnaz Sheikh on Saturday said he would not solely accept the blame for his side's poor performance at the Hockey World League (HWL) Semi-Final, blaming lack of facilities for their failure to qualify for the 2016 Rio Olympics.

Jul 04, 2015, 17:54 PM IST

PM Nawaz Sharif meets hockey officials but no bail out yet

Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif on Tuesday took out time for the cash-strapped Pakistan Hockey Federation (PHF) but made no promise for releasing funds for the national game.

Apr 07, 2015, 21:09 PM IST

PHF turns down Hockey India's offer for financial help

The cash-strapped Pakistan Hockey Federation has turned down Hockey India's offer for financial aid after it evoked strong reactions from a cabinet minister and former players.

Apr 06, 2015, 21:18 PM IST

Hockey India offers financial help to Pakistan Hockey Federation

In a fine gesture, Hockey India (HI) on Saturday offered financial help to their Pakistan counterpart after the national hockey federation of the neighbouring country suspended a training camp because it could not pay its players and coaches daily allowances.

Apr 04, 2015, 21:15 PM IST

Pakistan hockey suspends training camp due to lack of funds

Once a source of pride for the nation, Pakistan hockey is facing a battle for survival after the national hockey federation suspended a national training camp because it couldn't pay the players and coaches daily allowances.

Apr 03, 2015, 22:54 PM IST