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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

India need more tough tests ahead of Rio Olympics: PR Sreejesh

 Hockey team goalkeeper PR Sreejesh feels India need to go through tough tests against top teams to excel in next year's Rio Olympics.

Aug 27, 2015, 15:38 PM IST

Terry Walsh brushes off Arsenal`s Shield success

Chelsea captain John Terry has warned Arsenal that their Community Shield victory over the champions will count for nothing once the real action starts in the Premier League this weekend.

Aug 03, 2015, 16:58 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

Chelsea’s lack of activity in transfer market shows Jose Mourinho’s faith in champions

Chelsea’s transfer policy for the summer window of the 2015-16 season presents a different scenario in comparison with some of Europe’s other elite clubs.

Jul 30, 2015, 20:18 PM IST

Indian hockey in perpetual state of instability

"For Hockey India and SAI, the coaches are just puppets who should move according to their wishes," said Jose Brasa in a scathing indictment of Hockey India (HI) president Narinder Batra after news

Jul 30, 2015, 20:14 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

Paul van Ass lashes out at 'autocratic' Narinder Batra for sacking him as coach

The special committe's recomendation to remove him as India's hockey coach did not come as a surprise to Paul van Ass, who said an "autocratic" Hockey India president Narinder Batra was just finding ways to officially sack him after the onfield spat in Antwerp.

Jul 24, 2015, 18:17 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

Narinder Batra wants absolute power, coaches irrelevant for him

Indian hockey needs a coach like Imran Khan.

Jul 21, 2015, 14:46 PM IST

I have been fired, says Indian men's hockey coach Paul van Ass

Chief coach of the Indian men's national hockey team, Paul van Ass, was on Monday sacked by Hockey India.

Jul 20, 2015, 15:35 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

Terry Walsh took India to a very good place, says Neil Hawgood

Hinting that Australian Terry Walsh's unceremonious ouster was a step in the backward direction, former Indian women's team chief coach Neil Hawgood feels his compatriot took national men's side to a "very good place" during his short one-year stint.

Apr 09, 2015, 14:57 PM IST

Asian Games snub motivated my comeback: Mandeep Singh

After being recalled to the Indian hockey team, young striker Mandeep Singh on Thursday said he was motivated to return to the national team after being dropped from the Asian Games squad.

Mar 26, 2015, 14:53 PM IST

As a foreigner I'll have to adjust to the system, says new India hockey coach

India has always been a difficult place to work for any foreign coach because of its culture and bureaucratic hurdles, but the new chief coach of the men's hockey team Paul van Ass today said he has no other option but to adjust to the system.

Mar 18, 2015, 23:31 PM IST

Indian hockey is on the rise: Arjun Halappa

Notwithstanding the absence of a regular national hockey coach since the exit of Australia's Terry Walsh, selector Arjun Halappa sounded upbeat here about the Indian squad's future following its good show over the last year-and-a-half.

Jan 21, 2015, 15:56 PM IST

Terry Walsh's departure won't impact hockey team, says selector Harbinder

Indian hockey selector Harbinder Singh Wednesday said the departure of Terry Walsh as India's chief coach will not have any impact on the team's fortunes.

Jan 14, 2015, 18:26 PM IST

Hockey India starts coach selection process, expects new man before HIL

 If everything goes according to plan, Indian men's hockey team is expected to get a new foreign coach within a month, that is by the time the third season of Hockey India League (HIL) starts on January 22.

Dec 17, 2014, 16:11 PM IST