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Former captain Sardar Singh named in Hockey India selection committee

Harendra Singh had a major role to play in reviving Sardar's career and the former captain said the sacked India coach wasn't given enough time to prove his worth with the senior national side.

Jan 15, 2019, 21:16 PM IST

India’s SV Sunil suffers knee injury, doubtful for Men’s Hockey World Cup

The Indian Men’s Hockey team suffered an injury setback as striker S V Sunil was virtually ruled out of the upcoming World Cup citing a knee injury. 

Oct 11, 2018, 10:29 AM IST

Confident India aim to upstage Australia in Champions Trophy hockey

In fact, it is Australia against whom India lost in a shoot-out in the final of the last Champions Trophy in London. And that result would definitely be on the Indian players' minds when they take the turf on Wednesday.

Jun 26, 2018, 14:31 PM IST

Hockey India names 33-man core group ahead of Azlan Shah, Commonwealth Games

Hockey India on Friday named a 33-man core probables' list for national camp ahead of the Sultan Azlan Shah Cup and Commonwealth Games (CWG) — the first two major events of what is going to be a gruelling season.

Feb 09, 2018, 21:02 PM IST

Hockey Asia Cup, Super 4s: India thrash Malaysia 6-2 to go top of table

India will play arch-rivals Pakistan in their third and final Super 4 match on Saturday.

Oct 19, 2017, 19:52 PM IST

Hockey: 'Trust' the buzzword as India embark on 'Mission Asia Cup'

New coach Sjoerd Marijne got the boys around him upon taking charge and said that a team's progress depends as much on the trust factor as on skills and other aspects.

Oct 09, 2017, 14:25 PM IST

HWL Semi-Final: India maintain unbeaten run, beat Canada 3-0 in London

India won the game today, but coach Oltmans would be worrying about his team's poor conversion rate from penalty corners.

Jun 17, 2017, 20:51 PM IST

Sultan Azlan Shah Cup: Dominant India blank New Zealand 4-0 to finish third

India had finished runners-up in last year`s edition when they had lost 0-4 to Australia in the final.

May 06, 2017, 19:27 PM IST

Sultan Azlan Shah Cup: SV Sunil makes history on completing 200 International caps for India

Md. Mushtaque Ahmad, Secretary General of Hockey India (HI) congratulated Sunil on his achievement.

Apr 30, 2017, 16:19 PM IST

Indian hockey team eyes top-3 rank in world, says striker SV Sunil

Indian team has a lot of assignments lined-up for the next year such as Asia Cup, Hockey World League Final, Asian Games, Commonwealth Games, Asian Champions Trophy and World Cup in 2018.

Apr 01, 2017, 15:00 PM IST

Hockey India League: SV Sunil stars in Punjab Warriors' 7-0 win over Ranchi Rays

Jake Whetton swept home in the 43rd goal to make it 7-0 as Punjab bounced back in style from their ignominious 4-10 opening match defeat to Dabang Mumbai last Friday.

Feb 02, 2017, 00:27 AM IST

SV Sunil, Manpreet Singh ruled out of India's squad for Asian Champions Trophy

Sunil will be replaced by Ramandeep Singh while Akashdeep Singh will fill in for the 24-year-old Manpreet.

Oct 14, 2016, 13:52 PM IST

Asian Champions Trophy: PR Sreejesh to lead India, Manpreet Singh named vice-captain

India's midfield will be manned by Chinglensana Singh Kangujam, Manpreet, Sardar Singh, SK Uthappa and Devindar Walmiki.

Oct 06, 2016, 12:58 PM IST

PR Sreejesh replacing Sardar isn't a distraction, all 16 players are captains of team: Vice-captain SV Sunil

Sreejesh led the Roelant Oltmans-coached side to a silver medal at the Champions Trophy in London in June, where Sardar was rested. 

Jul 12, 2016, 18:43 PM IST

Champions Trophy: Nikkin Thimmaiah strikes as India clinch 2-1 victory over South Korea

At the Lee Valley Hockey Centre, India's domination earned them the lead through day's captain SV Sunil's 39th minute goal.

Jun 15, 2016, 00:21 AM IST

Dominant India thrash arch-rivals Pakistan 5-1 in Azlan Shah Cup​

This was India's biggest win since their 7-4 triumph against Pakistan in the 2010 Commonwealth Games.

Apr 12, 2016, 18:36 PM IST

HWL bronze medal is a like a 'tonic' for Indian Hockey: SV Sunil

Sunil admitted that inconsistency was major problem for the host in the pool phase but the team overcame that in the quarterfinal against the Great Britain.

Dec 07, 2015, 16:01 PM IST

HWL: Roelant Oltmans defends misfiring strikers ahead of quarters

Oltmans says the passes itself were terrible and forwards aren't just to be blamed.

Dec 01, 2015, 22:26 PM IST

Hockey India welcomes Hockey Coorg as Associate Member unit

Hockey Coorg has been introduced as an Associate Member unit from the state.

Oct 26, 2015, 16:55 PM IST

India beat New Zealand A 2-1 in second hockey game

Riding on forward SK Uthappa's twin strike, the Indian men's hockey team posted yet another win against New Zealand A in the second game of the Kiwi tour here on Saturday.

Oct 03, 2015, 12:32 PM IST