newshockey32 minutes ago

Stage is set for the fifth edition of Coal India HIL

Having gained the reputation of being the best professional league in the world since its launch in 2013, the fifth edition of the Coal India Hockey India League (HIL) is set to enthrall hockey buffs once again as it gets underway at the Mahindra Hockey Stadium in Mumbai on 21 January.
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newshockey4 days ago

Christopher Ruhr expects tough Indian challenge at the Olympics and World Cup

Christopher Ruhr has claimed that he expects India to compete with all the big guns for the major trophies soon based on their performances in the last few years. Ranchi Rays captain, Ashley Jackson, too gave his views on Indian hockey and paid a special tribute to MS Dhoni as well.
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newshockey6 days ago

Sardar Singh looks towards Jamie Dwyer for inspiration

Ex-India captain Sardar Singh has said that he draws inspiration from Aussie hockey legend, Jamie Dwyer, who played on till 36, as he enters the twilight of an illustrious career. The 30-year-old said that his main aim now was to be physically and mentally fit for the 2018 men's WC hosted by India.
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newshockey9 days ago

Hockey India League 2017 : Schedule, Fixtures, Timings, Venue, TV Listings

The fifth edition of the Hockey India League (HIL) will kick off on Jan 21 when the 2015 Champions Ranchi Rays take on Dabang Mumbai at the latter's home patch. The final of the league will be contested on Feb 26 in Chandigarh - home of the defending Champions Punjab Warriors.
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newshockey9 days ago

PR Sreejesh becomes member of FIH Athletes' Committee

Indian men's hockey team captain PR Sreejesh on Wednesday became a member of FIH Athletes' Committee which helps international players voice their concerns to the federation. The team of eight will also play a key role in addressing issues such as anti-doping, betting and match-fixing in hockey.
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newshockey21 days ago

Barry Dancer gave me the confidence to win matches: Armaan Qureshi

India Hockey India League is largely known to be a platform that provides youngsters with an opportunity to wield their skill against the best in the world. However, for Armaan Qureshi, who won the Junior World Cup Men this year, the HIL was a lot more than just a chance to play against the best.
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newshockey24 days ago

Respect, Awards and Accolades inspire Junior Hockey stars to achieve greater goals

One week since the historic Uttar Pradesh Hockey Junior World Cup Lucknow Men 2016 triumph where the Indian Junior Men’s squad led by Harjeet Singh clinically edged past Belgium in the Final, the junior hockey stars are not resting on the laurels of this big win.
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reporthockeya month ago

Junior Hockey World Cup | India crowned champions after beating Belgium in final

India have been crowned as the Hockey Junior World Cup Men 2016 champions following a 2-1 triumph over Belgium in the competition final in Lucknow on Sunday. The home side took a 2-0 lead in the first half with Gurjant Singh and Simranjeet Singh scoring two field goals.
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reporthockeya month ago

Junior Hockey World Cup| India to meet Belgium in the final

Belgium and India will meet in the Final of the Uttar Pradesh Hockey Junior World Cup Men Lucknow 2016 after winning their respective Semi-Final matches on Friday (16th December).
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reporthockeya month ago

Junior World Cup Semi-Finals | India reach semifinal after defeating Spain

India came from behind to defeat Spain 2-1 to enter the semifinals of the Men's Junior World Cup Semi-Finals at Lucknow where they will take on Australia. Simranjeet Singh first scored off a PC rebound, before Harmanpreet Singh sealed the win with a well-taken drag-flick with just four minutes left.
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