newshockey4 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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reporthockey5 days ago

India men’s tour of Australia | India end tour with second one-sided defeat against Australia

The Indian men’s hockey team ended their tour to Australia by losing 2-5 against the Kookaburras. Trent Mitton (11’, 24’), Flynn Ogilvie (3’), Blake Govers (28’) and Tim Brand (43’) scored for Australia while Nilakanta Sharma (12’) and Rupinderpal Singh (53’) found the back of the net for India.
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reporthockey13 days ago

India Men's tour of Australia | Sumit Kumar’s brace helps India beat Australia A 3-0

Sumit Kumar junior scored two back-to-back goals after Rupinder Pal Singh had opened the scoring for the visiting Indian side to help them register a 3-0 win against Australia A in Perth. The Indian men’s hockey team is on an Australia tour and will play the senior Aussie team next week.
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newshockey22 days ago

18-member Indian hockey squad named for Australia Tour

Young midfielder Jaskaran Singh from Jalandhar would get to make his international debut while veteran defender Rupinder Pal Singh would make a comeback as Hockey India announced India’s 18-man squad for Australian Tour. This will be the first series under Chief Coach Graham Reid.
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newshockey4 months ago

Sardar Singh included in Hockey India selection committee

Former skipper Sardar Singh has been named in the 13-member selection committee of Hockey India which is headed by another former player BP Govinda. Sardar had earlier announced his retirement from the game after India’s disappointing performance at the Asian Games in August last year. 
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newshockey4 months ago

After sacking, Harendra Singh blasts Hockey India's interfernce in team selection

In a letter to SAI, Harendra Singh has lashed out at the senior officials of Hockey India and revealed that he was asked to remove the names of Rupinderpal Singh, SV Sunil, and Birendra Lakra from the World Cup squad. India suffered a 2-1 defeat at the hands of Netherlands in the quarter-finals.
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newshockey6 months ago

A player of Rupinder Pal Singh’s experience deserved one more chance, says Sardar Singh

Former captain Sardar Singh has sated that in big events like the upcoming Hockey World cup a player with experience is a huge asset and that’s why Rupinder Pal Singh deserved a place in the World cup squad. Rupinder was not picked for the World Cup by the selectors for his poor recent run.
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newshockey6 months ago

Surprised by Rupinder Pal Singh’s exclusion, says Thomas Briels

Belgium Hockey team captain Thomas Briels has stated that he is surprised that Rupinder Pal Singh has not been included in the Indian World Cup squad. Apart from Singh, SV Sunil was also excluded, though his exclusion seems to have come on the back of an injury he sustained during practice.
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newshockey7 months ago

Hockey India calls 34 players for National Camp ahead of Men’s World Cup

Hockey India has called 34 players to form a core group for the National Camp ahead of the Men’s World Cup to be held in Bhubaneswar from November 28. The players will report to chief coach Harendra Singh for the 23-day long camp at Kalinga Stadium in Bhubaneswar which will begin on November 1.
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newshockey8 months ago

Hockey India selects 25 players for national camp to be held in Bhubaneswar

Hockey India has named a 25-player core group for the national camp which is scheduled to begin on September 16 at the Kalinga Stadium in Bhubaneswar. The players will report to the chief coach of the national team Harendra Singh for the training camp which will conclude on October 14.
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