Friday, November 16, 2018
India : "Priority is to top the pool and make the Quarter Final." Manpreet Singh
With less than two weeks to go for the start of the prestigious Odisha Hockey Men's World Cup Bhubaneswar 2018 on 28 November which will witness 16 top teams battle for supremacy in front of hockey-crazy spectators at the iconic Kalinga Stadium, hosts the Indian Men's Hockey Team are...
India : Hockey India announces 33-member's for the Women’s National Camp
Hockey India on Saturday named the 33-member core probable list for the upcoming Indian Women’s Hockey National Camp to begin in Sports Authority of India, Bengaluru Campus on 12 November. The players will report to Chief Coach Sjoerd Marijne for the camp that concludes on 30 November 2018. The core...
India : Hockey India announces 34-member Core Group for the Junior Men’s National Camp
Hockey India on Friday named the 34-member core probable list for the upcoming Indian Junior Men’s Hockey National Camp to begin in Sports Authority of India, Bengaluru Campus on 11 November. The players will report to Coach Jude Felix for the four-week camp that concludes on 15 December 2018. The list...
India : Squad announced for Odisha Men’s Hockey World Cup 2018
Hockey India on Thursday named the 18-member Indian Men's Hockey Team who will represent the host nation at the Odisha Hockey Men's World Cup Bhubaneswar 2018 to begin on 28 November at the iconic Kalinga Stadium. The team will be led by Manpreet Singh while the Vice Captain is Chinglensana...
India : Odisha State Chief Minister Shri Naveen Patnaik awarded with the prestigious FIH President’s Award
Hockey India on Monday congratulated the Odisha State Chief Minister Shri Naveen Patnaik on being bestowed with the prestigious FIH President’s Award honoured by the FIH, the world governing body for hockey at the Gala Dinner and Awards Night held in New Delhi on 1 November 2018. The special recognition...
HIL : Revamped Hockey India League to return in 2019
The revamped Hockey India League (HIL) will return in 2019 in a new avatar with a more fast-paced five-a-side format replacing the traditional 11-a-side event. "The HIL will be held next year (2019) in November-December in a completely new avatar.  It will be a five-a-side tournament with the franchises fielding both...
India : Hockey India announces 34-member Core Group for the National Camp
Hockey India on Wednesday named a 34-member Core Group for the final National Camp before the Odisha Hockey Men’s World Cup Bhubaneswar 2018 to begin on 1st November 2018 at the Kalinga Hockey Stadium, Bhubaneswar. The 34 National Campers, will report to Chief Coach Harendra Singh for a 23-day long training camp which concludes on...
ACT 2018 : India and Pakistan named joint winners of the 5th Men's Hero Asian Champions Trophy
India and Pakistan were declared joint winners of the Hero Asian Champions Trophy on Sunday after a thunderstorm and heavy showers forced the final to be abandoned. The storm arrived just ahead of the title encounter. After waiting for the storm to subside for more than an hour, it became apparent...
ACT 2018 : Defending champions India progress through to the Finals
Defending Champions the Indian Men’s Hockey Team secured their passage through to the Final of the 5th Men’s Hero Asian Champions Trophy Muscat 2018 as they defeated Japan 3-2 in their Semi-Final match of the competition held here at the Sultan Qaboos Sports Complex on Saturday. The World No. 5...
ACT 2018 : Defending Champions India will face Japan in the Semi-Final match
The Indian Men’s Hockey Team will be hoping to secure their spot in the Final of the 5th Men’s Hero Asian Champions Trophy 2018 when they take on World No. 16 Japan in their Semi-Final encounter to be held here at the Sultan Qaboos Sports Complex on Saturday. The defending...
ACT 2018 : "The team is maintaining its structure and focused on retaining the title." Harmanpreet Singh
India’s ace penalty corner shooter Harmanpreet Singh says the team is focused on retaining the Hero Asian Champions Trophy Muscat 2018, currently underway at the Sultan Qaboos Sports Complex here. “The Indian team goes out looking for early goals every time,” says Harmanpreet, who last night scored three goals to...
ACT 2018 : India progress to the Semi-Finals
The Indian Men’s Hockey Team secured the top spot in the Pool stages of the 5th Men’s Hero Asian Champions Trophy 2018 as they defeated South Korea 4-1 in their fifth and final round robin match held here at the Sultan Qaboos Sports Complex on Wednesday. The Indian team secured...
ACT 2018 : India and Malaysia play out a scoreless draw
Defending Champions India were held to a goalless draw by Malaysia in the fast-paced encounter of the Hero Asian Champions Trophy Muscat 2018 at the Sultan Qaboos Sports Complex here on Tuesday. Both India and the Asian Games Silver medallists Malaysia now have 10 points each from four outings in...
ACT 2018 : India stuns Asian Games gold medallist Japan
The Indian Men’s Hockey Team maintained their 100% record at the 5th Men’s Hero Asian Champions Trophy 2018 as they produced a stunning 9-0 victory over Japan in their third round robin match held here at the Sultan Qaboos Sports Complex on Sunday. The World No. 5 team dominated proceedings...
India : "I am very proud to have been able to represent the nation through the years." Surender Kumar
The Indian Men's Hockey team's third round-robin match against Japan at the 5th Men's Hero Asian Champions Trophy Muscat 2018 saw Defender Surender Kumar achieve the milestone of completing a 100 International Caps for the National team. The 24-year-old Defender had made his International debut in the year 2013 when he...