Indian Women’s Hockey Team and Argentina Juniors Draw 2-2

Indian women’s hockey team (Photo Credit: HI) Sharmila Devi and Deep Grace Ekka scored the goals as Indian women’s hockey team drew 2-2 with Argentina juniors. IANS Last Updated: January 18, 2021, 17:21 IST FOLLOW US ON: The Indian women’s hockey team returned to international competition after a year with a 2-2 draw against Argentina’s … Read more Indian Women’s Hockey Team and Argentina Juniors Draw 2-2

Pro League Perfect Test for India ahead of Tokyo Olympics: PR Sreejesh

India’s veteran goalkeeper PR Sreejesh feels the upcoming FIH Hockey Pro League matches will be a perfect test for the team ahead of the Tokyo Olympic Games. “We are hopeful the FIH Hockey Pro League matches are held as per schedule this year, that way we get good matches against strong teams ahead of Tokyo … Read more Pro League Perfect Test for India ahead of Tokyo Olympics: PR Sreejesh

Beauty Dungdung’s Hat-trick Helps India Junior Women’s Hockey Team Beat Chile

Beauty Dungdung scored a brilliant hat-trick as the Indian junior women’s hockey team defeated Chile 5-3 to complete a highly successful return to the sport at the Prince of Wales Country Club. On a day which also saw the Indian senior women’s hockey team in action in the earlier push-back, the Indian junior eves on … Read more Beauty Dungdung’s Hat-trick Helps India Junior Women’s Hockey Team Beat Chile

Need to Be Alert in Our Defence against Argentina, Says Gurjit Kaur

Gurjit Kaur (Photo Credit: PTI) Gurjit Kaur feels the Indian women’s hockey team is shaping up well ahead of their first game against Argentina. IANS Last Updated: January 14, 2021, 13:37 IST FOLLOW US ON: The Indian women’s hockey team is keen on making every opportunity count in the run-up to the Tokyo Olympic Games … Read more Need to Be Alert in Our Defence against Argentina, Says Gurjit Kaur

Hockey India, Odisha Government Aim to Host a Memorable 2023 World Cup

With exactly two years to go, Hockey India and the Odisha government are gearing up to host the 2023 Men’s Hockey World Cup. In 2023, India will host the competition for a record fourth time since its inception in 1971. The tournament is slated to be held in Bhubaneswar and Rourkela from January 13 to … Read more Hockey India, Odisha Government Aim to Host a Memorable 2023 World Cup

We Have Achieved Match Fitness, Says Savita Ahead of Sunday’s Game

Indian women’s hockey team goalkeeper Savita. Upon arrival in Buenos Aires, a city which hosted the Youth Olympic Games in 2018, the Indian team focused on recovery and conditioning all of last week. IANS Buenos Aires Last Updated: January 11, 2021, 17:40 IST FOLLOW US ON: The Indian women’s hockey team will be playing their … Read more We Have Achieved Match Fitness, Says Savita Ahead of Sunday’s Game

Why Not Bharat Ratna for Dhyan Chand, Asks Former Hockey Captain B.P. Govinda

Hockey wizard Dhyan Chand was a “great man, great human being and a great player” and it is a surprise that he has not yet been conferred with the Bharat Ratna, India’s highest civilian honour, says former India hockey captain B.P. Govinda. “The Bharat Ratna is conferred in recognition of the laurels that people brought … Read more Why Not Bharat Ratna for Dhyan Chand, Asks Former Hockey Captain B.P. Govinda

Hockey India Introduces Open Application and Registration System for Players

Hockey India has introduced an open application and registration process for players under various categories on its Hockey India Member Unit Portal, similar to the open application and registration process for coaches and technical officials. Any hockey player across the country can submit their application for further approval of Hockey India registered member unit to … Read more Hockey India Introduces Open Application and Registration System for Players

Dhyan Chand Most Deserving Sportsperson for Bharat Ratna, Says Zafar Iqbal

Hockey wizard Dhyan Chand is the most deserving sports personality for the Bharat Ratna award, says former captain of the Indian men’s hockey team Zafar Iqbal. “As far as sports is concerned, Dhyan Chand is the most deserving candidate for Bharat Ratna,” Iqbal told IANS in an exclusive interview. In 2014, legendary Indian batsman Sachin … Read more Dhyan Chand Most Deserving Sportsperson for Bharat Ratna, Says Zafar Iqbal

Clark joins men’s team support staff

Former Junior India men’s hockey coach Gregg Clark has been appointed as the analytical coach with the national men’s team till the Tokyo Olympics later this year. The South African replaces Australia’s Chris Ciriello, who quit last year for personal and medical reasons amidst the COVID-19 lockdown. Clark, whose last assignment was as Canada’s assistant … Read more Clark joins men’s team support staff