Monday, August 10, 2020

Appointments

Sardar Singh
According the Hockey India's official website, Former Indian Hockey Player and Khel Ratna awardee Sardar Singh who called time on his illustrious International career in 2018, has been listed as a member of the selections team committee, effective 1st January 2019. Sardar was eager to continue till the 2020 Tokyo...
Saeed Khan
Pakistan Hockey Federation's President, Brigadier (rtd) Khalid Sajjad Khokhar has appointed double World Cup winner Saeed Khan as the Manager/Head Coach of the Pakistan team for the FIH Pro League. Saeed Khan was a member of Pakistan’s World Cup winning teams of 1978 and 1982. He has had coaching assignments with...
Sjoerd_Marijne
Dutchman Sjoerd Marijne on being appointed as the Chief Coach for the Indian Men’s team by the Ministry of Youth Affairs and Sports. The governing body for hockey in India also congratulates Dronacharya awardee Harendra Singh for being appointed as the Chief Coach for the Indian Women’s team. Marijne, who is presently in...
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The German Hockey Federation has appointed Kais al Saadi, as the new national head coach of the German Men's Hockey Team. The Hamburger takes over the men's team - from interim coach Markus Weise who came on board only for the Olympic qualifiers. In the summer of 2018, Kais had resigned...
Two-time Olympian Michelle Vittese appointed as associate head coach of Temple University
Michelle Vittese who was the assistant head coach of the temple university field hockey team has been promoted to associate head coach. Vittese began coaching in 2012 and joined the staff at Temple last spring. She previously coached for the New Jersey Spirit of USA club team, where she coached...
Danielle Roche
Hockey Australia welcomes the re-appointments of former Hockeyroos pair Jennifer Morris and Danielle Roche’s to the Sport Australia Board. Four new Commissions were added to the Sport Australia Board last week - Kurt Fearnley, Amanda Laing, Andrew Ireland and Pippa Downes - along with numerous re-appointments. Morris, who was a defender...
India born, Col (Dr.) Bibhu Kalyan Nayak, an expert in Sports Traumatology and Sports and Exercise Physiology, has been named as the Chair of FIH Health and Safety Committee by the FIH Executive Board recently. A native of Bhubaneswar, Col (Dr.) Nayak who has extensively trained in Sports Traumatology &...
Shahbaz Ahmad  - Secretary General of the Pakistan Hockey Federation on Saturday resigned from his post and his resignation was accepted by the President PHF  - Brig retd Khalid Sajjad Khokhar. ”Shahbaz was not able to give time to the job due to his PIA duties and that is why...
Graham Shaw
The man who guided Ireland to the final of the 2018 Hockey World Cup has been appointed as the new Vantage Black Sticks Women’s Head Coach. Graham Shaw, a former Ireland international, took the Irish women from 16th in the world to their current position of eighth including the remarkable...
Aditya Pasarakonda
As part of the new DOSB competitive sports reform, the assistant coach position in the German men's national team was converted from a fee to a permanent position. Aditya Pasarakonda has been thus appointed as a first full-time assistant coach in the German Hockey Federation. Born in Switzerland, he has been...
André Patrocínio was chosen, by the Brazilian Confederation of Outdoor and Indoor Hockey (CBHG), as the new member of the technical commission of the Brazil women's hockey team. 28 years old André Patrocinio, graduated in physical education from the Federal University of Rio de Janeiro (UFRJ), is currently captain of...
The Germany Women's national coach Xavier Reckinger has expanded his coaching staff for the "Road to Tokyo" and has appointed 2x Olympic Champion Teun de Nooijer as assistant coach of the team. The new DANAS assistant coach is a legend not only in his native Netherlands. Teun de Nooijer, 43, played...
Canada : Scott Tupper appointed as a FIH Athletes’ Committee member
Scott Tupper, captain of the Canadian Men’s National Team will now wear another hat as he was recently appointed as a member of the FIH Athletes’ Committee. Elections took place for the Athletes’ Committee over the course of the last month. The committee consists of current and former hockey...
PHF hires Australian physical trainer
A physical trainer from Australia will be appointed for Pakistan team’s training camp in Abbottabad from May 1. Daniel Barry would join the training camp in Abbottabad, sources said. The second phase of the national team’s training will be held in Karachi from May 17 or 18. The Green-shirts are...
Shiaz Virjee Appointed As Canadian Junior Women’s National Team's Head Coach
VIRJEE TO LEAD SUMMER OF TRAINING, COMPETITION AND PROGRAM BUILDING Field Hockey Canada is excited to announce the appointment of Shiaz Virjee as the Head Coach of the Junior Women’s National Team for their summer schedule. The National Junior Team is fresh off a training camp in Victoria, BC and will embark...

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