newshockey18 hours ago

FIH Olympic Qualifiers | Happy with energy and confidence of the girls, says Sjoerd Marijne

Indian women’s coach Sjoerd Marijne has said that he is quite happy with the way the players are confident and full of energy ahead of the FIH Olympic Qualifiers against the USA in Bhubaneswar. Skipper Rani Rampal has mentioned that the girls were looking forward to playing at the Kalinga Stadium.
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newshockeya day ago

Sultan of Johor Cup | India lose 3-4 to Japan in thriller

The Indian junior team nearly pulled off a remarkable comeback in a high octane game, losing 3-4 to Japan at the Sultan of Johor Cup, the annual U-21 hockey tournament, on Tuesday. The juniors will now face Australia in their next match of the league stage in Johor Bahru on October 16.
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newshockey4 days ago

FIH Olympic Qualifiers | 22 players to attend Hockey India’s senior national men’s camp

Hockey India has named 22 players for the senior national camp which will be held in Bhubaneswar ahead of the FIH Olympic Qualifiers which will be played at the Kalinga Stadium next month. The players selected for the camp will report to chief coach Graham Reid for the camp starting on October 14.
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newshockey5 days ago

FIH Olympic Qualifiers | Hockey India names 22 players for senior women’s national camp

Hockey India has named 22 players for the upcoming senior women’s national camp to be held in Bhubaneswar from October 14 ahead of the FIH Olympic Qualifiers to be played next month. The players will report to chief coach Sjoerd Marijne at the Kalinga Stadium during the national camp.
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newshockey8 days ago

Sultan of Johor Cup | All members are excited and we are raring to go, says Mandeep Mor

The Indian Junior Men's hockey team captain Mandeep Mor has stated that all the members of the team are excited about playing at the ninth Sultan of Johor Cup in Johor Bahru, Malaysia. The Indian team will face-off against hosts Malaysia in their first match of the tournament on October 12, 2019.
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newshockey10 days ago

Playing FIH Pro League next year is real positive change for us, believes Graham Reid

Graham Reid is of the belief that playing in the FIH Pro League, which India gave a miss in season one, next year will have a positive impact on the Indian men. Reid has also mentioned that the Indian players have good skills but it is to be figured out how to apply these skills in modern hockey.
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newshockey17 days ago

Centre of excellence for hockey and boxing to come up at SAI Aurangabad

A centre of excellence for hockey and boxing will be set up at the Aurangabad centre of the Sports Authority of India (SAI) to nurture the talent of the players, an official said. This move is a part of the decision taken by the Ministry of Sports to create 20 National Centres of Excellence.
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newshockey17 days ago

Mandeep Mor to lead Indian junior men's hockey team in Sultan of Johor Cup

Maneep Mor has been appointed the skipper of the 18-member Indian junior men’s hockey team for the upcoming Sultan of Johor Cup which will begin on 12 October. India will be playing hosts Malaysia, New Zealand, Japan, Australia and Great Britain in the round-robin league stage of the tournament.
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newshockey17 days ago

Indian women’s team draw second game 1-1 with Great Britan

Indian eves failed to replicate their comeback win from their first match during the second match of the tour where they could only draw 1-1 with hosts Great Britain after trailing by a goal again. The third match of Women hockey’s UK tour has been scheduled to be played on Tuesday, October 1.
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newshockey18 days ago

Harmanpreet Singh scores twice as India Men's Hockey Team beat Spain 5-1

Harmanpreet Singh scored a couple of goals as India overhauled Spain by a margin of 5-1 for the second time in two days. After conceding a goal in the third minute of the game, the Indian team bounced back just two minutes later with Akashdeep Singh opening the account for them.
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