newshockeya day ago

Chief of FIH Narinder Batra nominated to become member of International Olympic Committee

Indian Olympic Association head Narinder Batra is one of three members shortlisted for a prestigious seat in the IOC. The vote would be taking place on June 26 and if elected, he would become the second active Indian member of the committee along with Reliance Foundation Chairperson Nita Ambani.
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newshockey3 days ago

Suman Devi Thoudam to lead Indian junior women's hockey team for U-21 tournament in Ireland

Hockey India has announced an 18-member junior women’s squad for the upcoming U-21 International 4-Nations Tournament in Ireland from May 31 to June 4 and matches against Belarus. Suman Devi Thoudam will lead the Indian junior women’s team with Gagandeep Kaur as her deputy in the tour.
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newshockey4 days ago

Indian eves beat Korea 2-1 in first match of bi-lateral hockey series

Indian women’s hockey team started their much-awaited three-match bi-lateral series in the Republic Of Korea in a brilliant manner as they defeated the hosts 2-1 at Jincheon. For India, goals were scored by Lalremsiami in the 10th minute and Navneet Kaur in the 40th minute.
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newshockey5 days ago

FIH Series Finals is really important for us, claims Manpreet Singh

Manpreet Singh has asserted that the upcoming FIH Men’s Series Finals at the Kalinga Stadium, Bhubaneswar is of the maximum importance for the Indian team as they start their preparations. The tournament will be the first step for the Indian team to qualify for the Tokyo Olympics in 2020.
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newshockey5 days ago

Tour to Australia was ideal in terms of preparations for FIH Series Finals, states Graham Reid

Graham Reid has asserted that the Indian team’s tour to Australia this month was an ideal one in terms of preparations for the upcoming FIH Series Finals in Bhubaneswar next month. The chief coach has also added that the ability to score goals under pressure will be crucial for the team.
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newshockey5 days ago

32 players to join National Camp in Bhubaneswar ahead of FIH Series Finals

After the conclusion of the series in Australia, the Hockey India has announced a list of 32 players for the Senior National Camp at the Kalinga Stadium in Bhubaneswar ahead of the FIH Series Finals at the same venue. The camp, under the guidance of chief coach Graham Reid, will begin from Monday.
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newshockey6 days ago

Doing well against Korea will be vital for FIH Women's Series Finals, asserts Rani Rampal

Indian women’s hockey team skipper Rani Rampal has stated that the tour to Korea will be crucial for the national side ahead of their FIH Women's Series Finals matches in Hiroshima in June. The Indian women will start the three-match series against the Republic of Korea from Monday in Jinchun.
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newshockey7 days ago

LIVE Hockey - India Men's tour of Australia | India vs Australia – Match 4

After going down against the Aussies in the first game by 4-0 goals on Wednesday, the Indian team will be up against them in another encounter on Friday. All eyes will be on the team’s forward line and Graham Reid will want his boys to put up a good show against the Aussies in Perth to end the tour.
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newshockey10 days ago

LIVE Hockey - India Men's tour of Australia | India vs Australia – Match 3

The Indian men’s team is unbeaten in their ongoing tour Down Under but they will have the real test on Wednesday when they will take on the senior Australia side. India started off the tour with a win in the warm-up game against WA Thundersticks and then won one and drew one against Australia A.
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newshockey10 days ago

Mandeep Mor to lead 18-member India Colts in U-21 tournament in Spain

Hockey India has named Mandeep Mor as the skipper of the India U-21 side for the eight-nation tournament to be held in Spain from June 10. Suman Beck has been selected as the vice-captain of the 18-member Indian side for the upcoming tour while Prashant Chauhan and Pawan are the two goalies.
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