Saturday, August 8, 2020

Asian Hockey Federation

Indoor Hockey Tournament
An Under – 16, 18, Men’s and Women’s Indoor Hockey Tournament took place in Kazakhstan from the 20th to 26th of February 2020. The competition featured both Men’s and Women’s competitions. Boys and girls under 16 participated in the tournament that took place in Taldykorgan, Kazakhstan. The competition saw more than 300...
Harmanpreet Singh
Indian defender Harmanpreet Singh has been honoured with the 2018 Player of the Year award by the Asian Hockey Federation while women's team striker Lalremsiami bagged the Rising Player of The Year prize. Harmanpreet contributed to the team's silver medal win at the FIH Champions Trophy in Breda and was...
A four-day high performance Level 3 coaching course wrapped up in Ipoh, Malaysia, yesterday with participants leaving with new perspectives on the best ways to train their athletes. 14 participants from all 5 continents, participated in the course. The course was headed by Mr. Siegfried Aikman (FIH Senior Coach and FIHA Trainer), Mr....
A 5-A side Hockey tournament was held in Qadsiya Club, Manama, Bahrain. Seven teams participated in the tournament. Four Hockey teams from Bahrain and three Hockey teams from Saudi Arabia went head to head in this tournament. Young Stars Bahrain won the first semifinal from Saudi Strikers Yellow by 1- 4. Whereas,...
The Asian Hockey Federation announced a number of awards at the recently concluded Asian Hockey Federation Congress 2019 to recognise the great effort and work of National Associations, members and players in Asia. The congress saw delegates from across Asia convene in Gifu City, Japan in order to set the...
Following the positive steps undertaken by the International Olympic Committee and in particular its President Dr. Thomas Bach ahead of last year’s Winter Olympic Games in PyeongChang to unite North and South Korea through sport, the International Hockey Federation (FIH) has put together an action plan with the objective...
The FIH-AHF Academy today held the Level 3 Coaching course in Ipoh, Malaysia. Today marked the first day of the Level 3 coaching course, which will go on for a total of 4 days. After the course induction was completed, candidates were required to give a presentation on a problem-based...
A fun-filled tournament consisting of different skill-based hockey mini-games just took place in Brunei. It was called the Hockey March Fun Games 2019 Tournament. The tournament was organized by the Sarang Tabuan, Supported by Brunei Darussalam Hockey Association. A total of seven teams participated in the event. The list of the participating...
Asian Women's Youth Cup
The spread of the Coronavirus (Covid-19) outbreak in Japan saw the Asian Women's Cup Championship scheduled for April 4 to 12 in Kakamigahara is postponed. The matter was announced by the Asian Hockey Federation (AHF) through their official website. The statement also stated that a new date for the tournament...
The Khost Hockey Tournament 2019 took place on the 28th of February in Khost, Afghanistan. It was a very successful tournament organized by the Khost Hockey Association in collaboration with the Afghanistan Hockey Federation with support from the local government. The tournament was a huge success and saw great involvement from...
Dato Fumio Ogura
The AHF Congress 2019 has just come to conclusion in Gifu City, Japan. The Asian Hockey Federation now has a new President. Due to his official duties as King, His Majesty Al Sultan Abdullah Ibni Sultan Ahmad Shah did not seek re-election, and hence the position of President has been handed...
Asian Hockey Federation
Three important persons from Oman have been given key positions by the Asian Hockey Federation. Dr. Khamis Salim Al Rahbi has been appointed as Chairman International Relations Committee Gulf Region and as a Member AHF Events Committee, Mr. Anwar Ahmed Amer Bait Fadhil has been appointed Chairman AHF Development...
Sultan Abdullah Ahmad Shah
FIH Executive Board Member and President of the Asian Hockey Federation HRH Sultan Abdullah Ahmad Shah has been chosen as the new King of Malaysia. The 59-year old Sultan Abdullah Ahmad Shah has been elected to serve a five-year term by eight other Malay sultans in the country’s Conference of...
Teaching Hockey: Basic Skills, Methods & Strategies workshop took place recently in Qatar. A total of 122 women attended the workshop. The participants came from different educational institutions from across Qatar. They were mainly from the school’s respective physical education department. They came from 19 Primary Girls schools, 14 Preparatory Girl’s...
Hockey India on Friday congratulated Hockey India President Mohd. Mushtaque Ahmad on being elected unopposed as new Vice President of the Asian Hockey Federation (AHF) at the AHF Congress held in Gifu today. Mohd. Mushtaque Ahmad, who has been serving as the President of Hockey India since 1st October 2018, will serve for a...

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