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newshockeya day ago

Twenty-eight teams to battle it out at 1st Hockey India Junior Men Academy National Championship 2021

The 1st Hockey India Men Academy National Championship will kick-start on October 18 in Bhopal, Madhya Pradesh, with 28 teams participating in it. Following six days of group stage matches, the quarter-finals will be played on October 24, the semi-finals two days later, and the final on the 27th.
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newshockey2 days ago

Mid-fielder Simranjeet Singh opens up on Tokyo 2020 campaign, reveals what worked for him

India hockey player Simranjeet Singh played a crucial role in the team's bronze medal-winning campaign, as he struck two goals in the match against Germany. The youngster went on to say that sitting on the bench in the first few matches helped him prepare better for the tougher games.
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newshockey3 days ago

Women’s Asian Champions Trophy 2021 to be held in South Korea from December 5 to 12

The Asian Hockey Federation have announced that the women's Asian Champions Trophy will be held in Korea from December 5 to 12. The tournament which was postponed thrice due to various reasons, will see India, Thailand, China, Korea, Japan, and Malaysia compete for the top prize.
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newshockey4 days ago

India Senior Women National Championship to be held in Jhansi from October 21

Hockey India has announced that the 11th Hockey India Senior Women National Championship will be held in Jhansi, Uttar Pradesh from October 21 to 30. As many as 28 teams will be participating in the event, with only group toppers making it to the playoffs, with medals round taking place on last day.
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newshockey8 days ago

Anurag Thakur slams Hockey India, says decision over CWG participation should be made after consulting government

Anurag Thakur has slammed Hockey India for not consulting the government before announcing that the Indian national teams won’t be featuring in the upcoming 2022 Commonwealth Games. The governing body had taken this decision to focus on assignments like 2022 Asian Games and 2024 Olympic qualifiers.
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newshockey9 days ago

Will play till my teammates don't kick me out of the team, says hockey goalkeeper PR Sreejesh

After a stupendous performance by the hockey teams in the Tokyo Olympics, the road has only gotten tougher for the 2024 Paris Games, with all the expectations. PR Sreejesh, who was one of the pillars of the team during Olympics, feels that he can make it to next Games and has motivation to do so.
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newshockey10 days ago

FIH Hockey Pro League | India and Spain women's team to feature in season 3

After Australia and New Zealand pulled out from the women's FIH Pro Hockey League season 3, FIH named India and Spain as the replacements for the tournament that begins on October 13. The FIH also made it clear that Australia and New Zealand will be back for the fourth edition of the tournament.
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newshockey10 days ago

Individual awards are reflection of lot of hard work by lot of people in the group, asserts Graham Reid

Graham Reid feels that the multiple awards won by the national team players at the FIH Hockey Stars Awards is a reflection of the hard work put in by a lot of people in the group. India's Harmanpreet Singh and Gurjit Kaur won the FIH Player of the Year awards in the men's and women's categories.
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newshockey11 days ago

Indian players sweep away FIH Hockey Stars Awards

Indian players swept away the top honours of the Hockey Star Awards which was announced today by the FIH (International Hockey Federation, on Wednesday). Dragflicker Harmanpreet Singh was named the FIH Player of the Year in the men's category, while PR Sreejesh won the Goalkeeper of the Year award.
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newshockey12 days ago

Indian men's and women's hockey teams to skip 2022 Commonwealth Games

The Indian men’s and women’s hockey teams will skip the 2022 Commonwealth Games to prioritize the 2022 Asian Games and the 2024 Paris Olympics qualifiers. The 2022 Commonwealth Games will be held in Birmingham, from July 28 to August 8, while the Asian Games will be held from September 10-25.
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