newshockeya day ago

Hockey India sack Jude Felix from junior men’s hockey team coach role

Hockey India sacked the junior men’s hockey team coach, Jude Felix, after his team finished sixth in the recently-concluded eight-nation tournament in Madrid. Hockey India have also advertised for the position on its official website which confirmed the rumors that Felix had been sacked.
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newshockeya day ago

We believe India can and will always be one of leading nations in field hockey, says Elena Norman

Hockey India CEO Elena Norman is of the belief that India is always one of the leading nations in field hockey. The CEO of Hockey India has also stated that the Hockey India have put systems in place in last few years and some of which are also looked upon as global best practices.
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newshockey2 days ago

Sub-Junior Men National Championship | Chhattisgarh Hockey defeat Hockey Madhya Pradesh 5-1

Action in the 9th Hockey India Sub-Junior Men National Championship 2019 (B Division) continued on Tuesday into its second day. The day saw Chhattisgarh Hockey, Hockey Jammu and Kashmir, Mumbai Hockey Association Ltd and Bengal Hockey Association register victories in their respective Pool matches.
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newshockey3 days ago

We are playing well but still room for improvement, believes Sjoerd Marijne

Sjoerd Marijne admitted that his side has been playing very well in the ongoing FIH Women's Series Finals in Hiroshima (Japan) but was quick to add that the team can improve even further. The Indian women's side, led by Rani Rampal, will play Fiji in their last Pool A match on Tuesday.
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newshockey3 days ago

Indian Junior Team suffers narrow defeat to Great Britain in 8-Nations U-21 Invitational

The Indian Junior Men's Hockey Team lost out by the narrowest of margins as they were bested by Great Britain by a score of 2-1 in 8-Nations U-21 Invitational in Madrid. Maninder Singh opened the scoring on the day in the 15th minute but goals from Daniel West and Andrew McConnell handed GB the win.
Press Release
newshockey4 days ago

FIH Series Finals | India have done very well but there is a lot that can improve: Manpreet Singh

Manpreet Singh has stated that the team did play well here but there are a few things that they will want to improve on in near future. Coach Graham Reid has mentioned that the opportunity for the young players in the semi-final and final in front of the crowd will prepare them well.
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newshockey5 days ago

FIH Series Finals | Gurjant Singh to replace injured Sumit in final

Gurjant Singh, who was a standby with the Indian team has been called in to replace Sumit for the final encounter of the FIH Series Finals against South Africa in Bhubaneswar. Sumit sustained a fracture in his right hand during the semi-final against Japan and has been ruled out from today's game.
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newshockey5 days ago

FIH Series Finals | I am very happy for young players, says Graham Reid

After making it to the final of the FIH Series Finals by beating Japan 7-2, Graham Reid has expressed his happiness for youngsters Hardik Singh and Gursahibjit Singh who scored in the rout. Even though India haven’t qualified for the Olympics, they now have a chance via FIH Olympic Qualifiers.
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newshockey5 days ago

FIH Women’s Series Finals | India’s only mission this year is to qualify for Tokyo Olympics, says Sjoerd Marijne

Ahead of Indian women’s team’s opening encounter against Uruguay in the FIH Women’s Series Finals in Hiroshima, coach Sjoerd Marijne has mentioned that the team’s only mission is to qualify for 2020 Olympics. Marijne also said that India is a better experienced team now in women’s hockey.
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newshockey6 days ago

LIVE FIH Series Finals | Final - India vs South Africa

After beating Japan in the second semi-final on Friday, the Indian men’s hockey team will now take on South Africa in the summit clash of the FIH Series Finals at the Kalinga Stadium, Bhubaneswar on Saturday. India will aim to continue its unbeaten streak in the tourney and lift the trophy.
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