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Pakistan pins hopes on International XI visit to revive hockey

Pakistan XI and an International XI will play two matches to be held in Karachi and Lahore on January 19 and 21.

Jan 17, 2018, 19:06 PM IST

Hockey India files match fixing complaint against Pakistan: Report

India thrashed their arch-rivals 7-1 on June 18 in a Pool B match with Harmanpreet Singh, Talwinder Singh and Akashdeep Singh scoring a brace each, while Pradeep Mor contributed with one goal.

Jul 06, 2017, 19:16 PM IST

Sultan of Johor Cup: India hockey colts pull out of tournament due to presence of arch-foes Pakistan

HI maintained that the PHF failed to submit the visa applications for its team 60 days prior to the start of the tournament as per the required deadlines as stipulated by the Indian government.

Apr 15, 2017, 00:07 AM IST

Rupinder Pal Singh, PR Sreejesh want India to resume hockey ties with Pakistan

Rupinder was the highest scorer in Asian Champions Trophy with 11 goals to his name

Dec 06, 2016, 17:26 PM IST

Pakistan hockey team gets government clearance for FIH Junior World Cup in India

Pakistan has in the past taken part in the senior World Cup, Commonwealth Games hockey tournament and Champions Trophy on Indian soil.

Nov 19, 2016, 09:45 AM IST

Trouble in Pakistan: PCB slammed for asking hockey federation to return loan amount

The money was given to the PHF before the 2000 Olympics on the orders of the former PCB chief Lt General (retd) Tauqir Zia.

Nov 12, 2016, 22:38 PM IST

Emotional control and social media distance helped India prepare for Pakistan clash, reveals PR Sreejesh

India will play in the upcoming four-nation event and the subsequent Test series in Australia, but Sreejesh's participation is doubtful.

Nov 01, 2016, 15:49 PM IST

FIH throws major part of Indo-Pak hockey history into dustbin

The 'TMS Data' that the FIH has compiled and circulated around the world only list 46 India-Pakistan matches before yesterday's match in the fourth Asian Champions Trophy here.

Oct 24, 2016, 14:52 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

SAF Games: Pakistan to send near full strength hockey team

Rehan Butt said that the idea was to pick a full strength side for the SAF Games to give India a tough fight. 

Jan 19, 2016, 00:07 AM 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

Khalid Sajjad Khokar replaces Shahnaz Sheikh as PHF president

Brigadier (retd) Khalid Sajjad Khokar was on Thursday unanimously elected as the new president of the Pakistan Hockey Federation (PHF) even as national team coach Shahnaz Sheikh officially stepped down from his post.

Aug 27, 2015, 19:44 PM IST

Pakistan hockey chief resigns after 2016 Rio Olympic qualification failure

Pakistan`s hockey chief Akhtar Rasool Thursday resigned following the national team`s failure to qualify for the Olympics for the first time ever.

Aug 20, 2015, 19:15 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 PM forms committee to probe hockey team's poor show

Expressing concern at Pakistan's failure to qualify for the Rio Olympic Games, Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif on Saturday formed a five-member probe committee to find out reasons for national hockey team's lacklustre show in the World Hockey League Semifinals in Belgium.

Jul 04, 2015, 17:23 PM IST

Olympic hopes dashed, shock grips Pakistan hockey community

A pall of gloom shrouded the Pakistan hockey community after the national team failed to qualify for the Olympics for the first time in the history of the quadrennial event.

Jul 03, 2015, 21:37 PM IST

Pakistan look to seal Olympic field hockey berth

Pakistan`s field hockey team set off for Belgium on Monday, hoping to secure a spot in next year`s Olympics and revive the country`s past glories in the sport.

Jun 15, 2015, 18:50 PM IST

Auditor-General to carry out an audit of Pakistan Hockey Federation

The Auditor-General of Pakistan is set to carry out an audit of the national hockey federation (PHF) accounts from 2008 to 2014 on the instructions of the finance ministry.

Apr 16, 2015, 10:39 AM IST

Govt should take note of Pakistan hockey crisis after Hockey India offer: PHF

The cash strapped PHF is hoping that after the offer by Hockey India to help Pakistan come out of its financial crisis, the country's government will finally come out of its slumber and release the much-needed funds for the national game.

Apr 05, 2015, 22:48 PM IST