India News | NDTV.com | Monday November 23, 2015
In this episode of Walk The Talk, two very special members of the Women's Hockey Team speak on always keeping their eyes on the Ball and how focused they were which made sure that after 36 years the Indian Hockey Team qualified for the Olympics. Ritu Rani, Captain of the team, says, "Attack and defence are both my job." Sushila Chanu, member of the...
Jepher ChristopherNickels | Thursday September 17, 2015
The Hockey India League auction 2015 saw 280 players going under the hammer as six teams pick their squads for the fourth edition of the tournament next year. Catch all the action here.
Indo-AsianNews Service | Tuesday August 25, 2015
Centre-half Sardar Singh, who captained Delhi Waveriders (DWR) to the title in 2014, was released by the Capital's franchise. Playmaker Jamie Dwyer, 36, played for Jaypee Punjab Warriors (JPW) for three years before the Chandigarh-based side released the Australian.
Press Trust of India | Friday July 31, 2015
Indian hockey has been going through turbulent times with Paul van Ass becoming the fourth foreign coach in recent times to be unceremoniously sacked following differences with Hockey India.
Press Trust of India | Monday July 27, 2015
Jose Brasa, who was unceremoniously removed from Indian hockey says coaches in Indian hockey are not given the freedom to select the players they want and there is constant interference from administrators.
VivekSingh | Wednesday July 8, 2015
Indians not only failed to convert penalty corners but their frailties in defence were also exposed in the Hockey World League semi-final tournament. India conceded quite a few soft goals leaving a lot of opposition players inside the D unmarked.
Press Trust of India | Monday June 22, 2015
There is little at stake for the Indian team in the current tournament, despite their assured spots in the 2016 Olympic Games as well as the World League Finals later in the year.
Indo-AsianNews Service,Press Trust of India | Monday June 1, 2015
Training under Mathias Ahrens, the Indian women's hockey team is all set for the FIH World League semi-finals.
AmitojSingh | Thursday April 9, 2015
India's ice hockey players have resorted to crowd funding to take part in an international tournament, saying they are struggling to make ends meet.
Press Trust of India | Wednesday April 1, 2015
India face Korea in their opening game of the upcoming Sultan Azlan Shah Cup on April 5.
Indo-AsianNews Service | Sunday January 25, 2015
The 19-year-old Sindhu along with four others -- hockey players Saba Anjum and Sardar Singh, cricketer Mithali Raj and amputee mountain climber Arunima Sinha -- were Sunday named by the Indian government as the five sportspersons who would be the recipients of the Padma Shri.
Press Trust of India | Monday January 12, 2015
Young Dabang Mumbai chief coach Valentin Altenburg wished India players integrate their skills with tactical acumen of top teams to become world beaters.
Press Trust of India | Friday December 19, 2014
The Indian hockey body lashed out at the Pakistani players after their celebrations went over the top following their victory over the hosts in the semifinal of the tournament last week.
NDTVSports | Sunday December 14, 2014
Pakistan players were seen taking a dig at Indian fans after their victory against the home side in Champions Trophy hockey. Head coach of the side has apologized and therefore, the tournament director feels there is no further action required in the matter.
Press Trust of India | Friday November 28, 2014
The Indian men's hockey team will compete in the Champions Trophy which starts on December 6. This is their first major tournament since the departure of coach Terry Walsh.
Press Trust of India | Tuesday November 11, 2014
India's defensive line has found a perfect combination with all players, says V Raghunath, understanding each other well to counter opponents.
Press Trust of India | Tuesday October 21, 2014
The players were received at the IGI airport by their family, friends, officials and hockey lovers late last night. They defeated Great Britain 2-1 in the final on October 19 at Johor Bahru, Malaysia.
Press Trust of India | Wednesday September 3, 2014
The Indian women's hockey squad was picked on the basis of players' performances in the recently-concluded Commonwealth Games and selection trials conducted at NIS in Patiala on August 10.
Press Trust of India | Monday August 4, 2014
The series is expected to provide international exposure to the young players just before the Asiad in South Korea from September 19 to October 4.
Press Trust of India | Wednesday June 25, 2014
Australia coach Ric Charlesworth said Indian hockey is making progress and it should focus on improving their world ranking, as that would inspire confidence in the players and the fans.
Press Trust of India | Thursday May 8, 2014
With less than three weeks left for the FIH World Cup, coach Terry Walsh feels the Indian national team has made good progress and that the players are ready to perform at the highest level.
Press Trust of India | Saturday April 12, 2014
The 18-member Indian women's hockey team which was announced last week will play a three-match Test series against Ireland before and it should help the players acclimatise for the Champions Challenge.
Press Trust of India | Saturday January 4, 2014
The two-day camp will help children develop their talents in hockey. They will also be given certificates of participation and tickets to the Hero Hockey World League Final, to be held in Delhi from January 10.
Press Trust of India | Monday December 16, 2013
India's star midfielder Sardar Singh says that junior hockey players were finding it hard to cope up with the pressure of playing in front of home crowd.