Player-turned-umpire Anupama passes away

In 2006, she became the first woman umpire from India to officiate at the Commonwealth Games. Former Karnataka State hockey player and international umpire Anupama Puchimanda passed away on Sunday. She was 40. Anupama had tested positive for COVID-19 around 10 days ago and was self-quarantined at home, the Karnataka State Hockey Association (KSCA) stated … Read more Player-turned-umpire Anupama passes away

Hockey India Mourns as International Hockey Umpire Anupama Punchimanda Dies of Covid-19

Former international hockey umpire Anupama Punchimanda passed away due to Covid-related complications on Sunday morning in Bengaluru. She was 40. A former national-level hockey player, Anupama officiated in several prestigious international tournaments, such as the 2005 BDO Junior World Cup (Women) in Santiago, the Hero Hockey World League Round-2 (Women) in 2013 at New Delhi … Read more Hockey India Mourns as International Hockey Umpire Anupama Punchimanda Dies of Covid-19

India Women's Hockey Core Group Probables Back in National Camp

The 25-member women’s hockey core group of probables for the Tokyo Olympics will return to the Sports Authority of India (SAI) centre at Bengaluru for the national coaching camp after a 10-day break. The group will report on April 18 and undergo mandatory quarantine before commencing their preparations for the quadrennial games. In January, the … Read more India Women's Hockey Core Group Probables Back in National Camp

Krishan Pathak primed for Tokyo Games

Young goalkeeper Krishan Pathak, who was one of the architects of India’s superb show against Argentina, said he wants to be in top form for the Tokyo Olympics and is eyeing another superlative performance against Great Britain in the FIH Pro League games next month. The 23-year-old, who earned his 50th international cap during India’s … Read more Krishan Pathak primed for Tokyo Games

Argentina Wins Gave Us Right Kind of Boost, Want to Use This Momentum Going into Tokyo Olympics: Krishan Pathak

One of the architects of India’s superb show against Argentina, young goalkeeper Krishan Pathak said he wants to be in top form for the Tokyo Olympics and is eyeing another superlative performance against Great Britain in the FIH Pro League games next month. The 23-year-old, who earned his 50th international cap during India’s tour of … Read more Argentina Wins Gave Us Right Kind of Boost, Want to Use This Momentum Going into Tokyo Olympics: Krishan Pathak

Our task is not over until we stand on the podium in Tokyo: Manpreet

The Indian men’s hockey team skipper Manpreet Singh considers the recent success against reigning Olympic champion Argentina a big confidence-booster, but insists that the team still needs to address some grey areas as it pursues a podium finish in Tokyo. Eight-time champion India is looking to end an over four-decade-long Olympic medal drought in Tokyo … Read more Our task is not over until we stand on the podium in Tokyo: Manpreet

Success in Argentina a Confidence Booster But Ultimate Goal Remains Olympic Podium: Manpreet Singh

Manpreet Singh (Photo Credit: IANS) The Indian men’s hockey team skipper Manpreet Singh considers the recent success against reigning Olympic champions Argentina a big confidence-booster, but insists that the team still needs to address some grey areas as it pursues a podium finish in Tokyo. PTI Buenos Aires (Argentina) Last Updated:April 15, 2021, 15:28 IST FOLLOW … Read more Success in Argentina a Confidence Booster But Ultimate Goal Remains Olympic Podium: Manpreet Singh

Olympics 2021 | Manpreet and Rani exude optimism

The Indian men’s hockey team captain Manpreet Singh feels if his side continues with its current good form, it has the potential to end an over four-decade-long Olympic medal drought in Tokyo this year. India had won the last of its eight Olympic gold medals in the 1980 Moscow Olympics before the team endured a … Read more Olympics 2021 | Manpreet and Rani exude optimism

Sky's The Limit after India's Success in Argentina: Manpreet Singh

Manpreet Singh (Photo Credit: IANS) Indian men’s hockey team captain Manpreet Singh is confident of their chances at the postponed Tokyo Olympics. IANS Last Updated:April 14, 2021, 17:19 IST FOLLOW US ON: With exactly 100 days to go for the postponed Tokyo Olympics, there is renewed hope that the Indian men’s hockey team can recreate … Read more Sky's The Limit after India's Success in Argentina: Manpreet Singh

Manpreet Singh, Rani Rampal Optimistic about India's Chances at Tokyo Olympics

The Indian men’s hockey team captain Manpreet Singh feels if his side continues with its current good form, it has the potential to end an over four-decade-long Olympic medal drought in Tokyo this year. India had won last of their eight Olympic gold medals in the 1980 Moscow Olympics before the team endured a sharp … Read more Manpreet Singh, Rani Rampal Optimistic about India's Chances at Tokyo Olympics