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 rec...
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...
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.
Press Trust of India | Thursday November 7, 2013
India, who have fielded 13 junior players in the squad, have registered only one win in four matches with one more to play.
Press Trust of India | Sunday November 3, 2013
The Indian team, mainly made up of junior players, squandered a goal lead to go down fighting against the Japanese, who rode on two field goals from Yasuhiro Nakayama to post their second straight win in the tournament.
Press Trust of India | Saturday November 2, 2013
The Indian team, made up mainly of junior players, let in two second half goals -- in the 50th and 55th minutes -- to begin their campaign on a losing note at Gifu-ken Green Stadium.
Press Trust of India | Tuesday October 22, 2013
Promising forwards such as Ramandeep Singh and Affan Yousuf have signed up for the auction, to be held on November 18.
NDTVSports | Wednesday October 9, 2013
Hockey India Secretary General Dr Narinder Batra said the appointment of Eyles is an important step towards ensuring that proper fitness levels are maintained by the players of the junior team with more tournaments to come.
Press Trust of India | Monday September 2, 2013
A handful of supporters were present at the Indira Gandhi International Airport to receive the 18 Indian players and the support staff, including acting head coach Roelant Oltmans.
Press Trust of India | Monday September 2, 2013
The simmering tension on the Indo-Pak border earlier this year spilled over to the sporting arena when Hockey India decided to send back all the nine Pakistani players taking part in the HIL following protests over the killing of Indian soldiers.
Press Trust of India | Sunday September 1, 2013
Australian umpire Murray Grime awarded Korea a penalty corner just two minutes from the hooter when Rupinderpal Singh tackled a Korean forward inside the circle, but the Indian players feel it was wrong judgement by the umpire and the tackle was a...
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 | Thursday July 25, 2013
Simmering tension on the Indo-Pak border over the killing of Indian soldiers and subsequent protests by right-wing organisations had forced Hockey India to send back the Pakistani players without playing a single match from HIL's inaugural season ear...