newshockey18 days ago

33-player probables list announced by Hockey India for National Senior Men’s Coaching Camp

Hockey India has announced the 33 names that will be taking part in the national coaching camp scheduled to take place next month ahead of their tour to Belgium followed by the Olympics Qualifiers. Graham Reid stated it will be important to prepare well before entering a crucial phase of the season.
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newshockeya month ago

Proud moment for me to captain the side, says Harmanpreet Singh

Drag-flicker Harmanpreet Singh says he is a proud man to have led India to success in his maiden stint as captain of the national team in the Olympic Test event in Tokyo. Although they rested some senior players, the world No.5 defeated New Zealand 5-0 to lift the crown on Wednesday.
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reporthockeya month ago

Olympics Test event | India beat New Zealand 5-0 ; lift title

India’s men’s team overcame New Zealand in the final, where it mattered the most, as five different scorers from the Men in Blue helped them win 5-0. This was also the perfect revenge for the India B side that lost 2-1 to the Black Sticks in the group stages before beating Japan to reach the final.
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reporthockeya month ago

Olympic Test Event | Indian men lose 1-2 to New Zealand in second game

The Indian men’s team conceded a late goal and lost their second game against New Zealand in the ongoing Olympic Test Event in Tokyo, Japan. Captain Harmanpreet Singh had provided the early lead for the Indian side but New Zealand managed to score two goals in the final quarter to win 2-1.
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reporthockeya month ago

Olympic Test Event | Mandeep Singh, Gursahibjit Singh shine as India thrash Malaysia in campaign opener

Two goals each by Mandeep Singh and Gursahibjit Singh helped India register an emphatic 6-0 win against Malaysia in their first game of the Olympic Test Event in Tokyo, Japan. Gurinder Singh and SV Sunil scored one each for the Harmanpreet Singh-led team against their continental rivals.
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newshockeya month ago

Olympic Test Event | It’s an opportunity for youngsters to shine, says Harmanpreet Singh

Harmanpreet Singh has stated that the upcoming Olympic Test Event in Japan is going to be a good chance for the young Indian players to perform as they will be closely watched ahead of the Olympic Qualifiers. He has also said that playing in Japan will help them understand the conditions as well.
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newshockeya month ago

Olympic Test Event will give youngsters good exposure, feels Mandeep Singh

Mandeep Singh has said that the Olympic Test Event in Japan will give the Indian youngsters a good exposure ahead of the FIH Olympic Qualifiers, which will be played later this year. The vice-captain of for this tournament has also mentioned that it will definitely be a new challenge for him.
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newshockey2 months ago

Captaincy was a pleasant surprise but I am excited for the challenge, says Harmanpreet Singh

Harmanpreet Singh has said that he was not expecting to be named the captain of the Indian team for the upcoming Olympics Test tournament but he is honoured to have been handed the armband. He reminisced about what all helped him reach this stage and exclaimed his ambitions for the tournament.
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newshockey2 months ago

Harmanpreet Singh to lead 18-member Indian hockey team for Olympic Test Event

Harmanpreet Singh will be leading the 18-member Indian men’s hockey team for the upcoming Olympic Test Event which will be played in August in Japan. Ashis Topno and Shamsher Singh have earned place in the senior Indian team for the first time while SV Sunil has also made a comeback.
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newshockey2 months ago

Lucky to secure services of Fergus Kavanagh for Indian defenders’ camp, says Graham Reid

Graham Reid has stated that the Indian hockey team is lucky to get the services of former Australian player Fergus Kavanagh for the special coaching camp for the Indian defenders. The Hockey India is organising a seven-day National Camp for the defenders in Bengaluru, starting from yesterday.
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