Is Indian Hockey in 'Self-Goal' Mode?
Jul 21, 2015
Press Trust of India | Friday July 31, 2015
Terry Walsh said he was saddened by Paul van Ass' sudden ouster just five months into the job following an altercation with Hockey India president Narendra Batra.
Press Trust of India | Wednesday July 22, 2015
Paul van Ass created a flutter by claiming that he has been fired by Hockey India as the men team's coach following his alleged public altercation with federation president Narinder Batra, throwing the sport into yet another phase of uncertainty.
VimalMohan | Tuesday July 21, 2015
Paul van Ass, who took over as India's chief hockey coach in January, claims he has been sacked after the World Hockey League semis in Belgium recently.
Press Trust of India | Tuesday July 21, 2015
Indian men's hockey team coach Paul Van Ass created a flutter by claiming that he has been fired by Hockey India following his alleged public altercation with federation president Narinder Batra.
Saturday June 20, 2015
Hockey India President, Narinder Batra circulated an e-mail in which he claimed that Ramachandran, through a representative, offered him Rs 1 crore every year till he remains president if he supports his candidature during the Indian Olympic Association (IOA) elections in February last year. He asked Ramachandran to forward the complaint to the IOA...
Press Trust of India | Tuesday June 16, 2015
Hockey India President Narinder Batra said that more than 50 per cent of NSFs and state Olympic units have supported the move to oust IOA chief N Ramachandran. However, some IOA members met in May to discourage such a move.
Press Trust of India | Tuesday June 16, 2015
The IOA members have been told not to take part in the move to oust president N. Ramachandran and complicate matters.
AgenceFrance-Presse | Saturday May 2, 2015
Hockey India President Narinder Batra on Thursday demanded a special meeting of the Indian Olympic Association to press for a no-confidence vote in its chief Narayanaswami Ramachandran.
Press Trust of India | Tuesday April 7, 2015
Pakistan Hockey Federation president Akhtar Rasool met with Nawaz Sharif for a few minutes on the sidelines of the national assembly session in Islamabad and later also had a detailed meeting with Federal Minister for information, Pervez Rasheed, in which the prevailing hockey crisis was discussed in detail.
Press Trust of India | Tuesday November 25, 2014
Hockey India (HI) president Narinder Batra that Terry Walsh, who resigned as India coach last week, was involved in financial impropriety during his tenure with USA Field Hockey.
NDTVSports | Tuesday November 18, 2014
Terry Walsh has been blamed for financial irregularities by Hockey India president Narinder Batra.
Press Trust of India | Sunday November 2, 2014
International Hockey Federation named Hockey India boss Narinder Batra as part of its executive board in a meeting in Morocco.
Press Trust of India | Friday October 31, 2014
Hockey India president Narinder Batra's 27-year-old son Dhruv died in Morocco.
Press Trust of India | Thursday May 29, 2014
The International Boxing Association's Executive Committee decided to terminate India "due to serious violations of the AIBA Statutes and Bylaws" earlier this year. Indian Olympic Association (IOA) president N Ramachandran has backed the newly-approved body Boxing India, which is hoping to bring the country back under the Olympic fold.
Press Trust of India | Friday February 21, 2014
Pakistan Hockey Federation president Akhtar Rasool said on Friday that the planned six-match series could only be possible if the two governments including that of India, gave clearances.
Press Trust of India | Friday December 6, 2013
As a mark of respect to the departed soul of the former South African president, two-minute silence was observed before the start of South Africa-England and India-Netherlands matches.
Press Trust of India | Saturday August 17, 2013
The Olympians, mostly former hockey players, thanked the IOC in a letter to its president for its firm stand to bar charge-sheeted person from holding post in the IOA.
Press Trust of India | Sunday August 4, 2013
Tirkey had written to FIH president Leandro Negre requesting him to increase the number of participating countries in next World Cup to be held in the Netherlands next year. Negre, however, said it is not possible for them.
Press Trust of India | Monday July 29, 2013
The decision to elevate Singh to the top post was taken at a special executive council meeting of IHF.
Press Trust of India | Friday May 3, 2013
Interestingly, the names of Hockey India secretary general Narinder Batra and Jharkhand Olympic Association President R K Anand, did not figure in the delegation though some media reports had listed them.
Press Trust of India | Friday March 29, 2013
FIH President Leandro Negre has thanked all the new members for their dedication towards hockey and also the outgoing committee members for their services.
Press Trust of India | Saturday February 9, 2013
Announcing the deal, FIH president Leandro Negre said the world body considers India as a major hub for the game.
Press Trust of India | Friday October 26, 2012
In a massive blow to the Indian Hockey Federation (IHF), R K Shetty has resigned as its President citing "personal reasons".
Press Trust of India | Tuesday April 10, 2012
International Hockey Federation (FIH) president Leandro Negre's proposed visit to India this week has been postponed for the time being due to personal problems.