Peaking at Right Time Crucial for Performance at Tokyo Olympics, Says Navjot Kaur

Forward Navjot Kaur believes that peaking at the right time will make a big difference to the performance of the Indian women’s hockey team at the Tokyo Olympics scheduled to be played next year. Kaur, who has played over 170 matches for the national team, said that only getting back to full form is not … Read more Peaking at Right Time Crucial for Performance at Tokyo Olympics, Says Navjot Kaur

Hockey Players Resume Activities in Assam, Manipur Within Coronavirus Regulations

Hockey players in Assam and Manipur have resumed sports activities in accordance with the Ministry of Home Affairs’ (MHA) guidelines amid the Covid-19 pandemic. In Assam, approximately 100 players have resumed limited sports activities. The players, who belong to the U-16 and U-19 age group, are focussing on basic drills and are slowly and steadily … Read more Hockey Players Resume Activities in Assam, Manipur Within Coronavirus Regulations

Ultimate Dream is to Make it to Indian Women’s Hockey Team: Suman Devi Thoudam

Talented forward Suman Devi Thoudam had successfully led the Indian junior women’s hockey team to a fine victory in Australia last year at the 3 Nation Tournament for U-21. She believes the junior side is making positive strides in the international scene and is rapidly gaining confidence by the exposure they get. “Hockey India has … Read more Ultimate Dream is to Make it to Indian Women’s Hockey Team: Suman Devi Thoudam

Contributing to India Winning Olympic Medal My Biggest Dream: Vivek Sagar Prasad

Midfielder Vivek Sagar Prasad has stated his ultimate goal is help the Indian men’s hockey team win an Olympic medal next year in Tokyo. “Olympics is the pinnacle of our sport and contributing to India winning an Olympic medal is my biggest dream,” said Prasad “We certainly have a great team who is confident of … Read more Contributing to India Winning Olympic Medal My Biggest Dream: Vivek Sagar Prasad

Mumtaz Khan Relieved that to be Finally Back on the Field Training

Mumtaz Khan, talented young forward in the Indian junior women’s hockey tea, is ecstatic to be back on the field at the ongoing national camp after nearly six months amid the Covid-19 pandemic. The core probable group arrived at the Sports Authority of India (SAI) facility on October 5 and underwent a two-week mandatory quarantine … Read more Mumtaz Khan Relieved that to be Finally Back on the Field Training

World Hockey Body Approves its Reviewed Gender Equality Policy

The International Hockey Federation’s (FIH) Executive Board on Thursday approved its reviewed Gender Equality Policy. The policy, among other things, aims to bring a 50-50 male and female representation in the Executive Board of international governing body. “Meeting today via online conference under the chairmanship of FIH President Dr Narinder Dhruv Batra, the Executive Board … Read more World Hockey Body Approves its Reviewed Gender Equality Policy

Indian Hockey Team is Shaping up Well for Tokyo Olympics: Defender Kothajit Singh

Kothajit Singh (Photo Credit: Hockey India Twitter) Kothajit Singh said the Indian men’s hockey team has seen a lot of improvement over the last two months. PTI Bengaluru Last Updated: October 22, 2020, 17:57 IST FOLLOW US ON: The Indian men’s hockey team has resumed training at just the right time after a break forced … Read more Indian Hockey Team is Shaping up Well for Tokyo Olympics: Defender Kothajit Singh

Indian hockey team is shaping up well for Tokyo Olympics: Kothajit

We have seen a lot of improvement over the last two months, says the Manipuri defender The Indian men’s hockey team has resumed training at just the right time after a break forced by COVID-19 and will be in a strong position for next year’s Tokyo Olympics, believes senior defender Kothajit Singh. The national camps … Read more Indian hockey team is shaping up well for Tokyo Olympics: Kothajit

Determined to Improve and Find Spot in Team for Tokyo Olympics, Says Dilpreet Singh

Dilpreet Singh (Photo Credit: Hockey India/ Twitter) Dilpreet Singh said his only goal at the moment is to get selected for the Olympics and perform for the Indian team on the biggest stage. IANS Last Updated: October 20, 2020, 12:02 IST FOLLOW US ON: Forward Dilpreet Singh has stated that the current phase – wherein … Read more Determined to Improve and Find Spot in Team for Tokyo Olympics, Says Dilpreet Singh

We’re Working on Rebuilding our Game, Fitness: Savita Lauds National Camp

Savita, vice captain of the Indian women’s hockey team, has stated they had come prepared for a long camp when they returned to the Sports Authority of India facility following a six-week break in August. “When we returned to SAI Bengaluru from a six-week break in August, we had come prepared for a long camp. … Read more We’re Working on Rebuilding our Game, Fitness: Savita Lauds National Camp