newshockey3 days ago

Hockey India names Indian women's junior squad for South Africa tour

Hockey India on Tuesday announced the Indian Junior Women's Hockey Team squad for the tour of South Africa set to begin on February 14. The Indian team led by Preeti as Captain and Rutaja Dadaso Pisal as Vice-Captain will play matches between the 17th and 25th of February.
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newshockey5 days ago

Former hockey players present contrasting views over Graham Reid's resignation

Former India hockey captain Ajit Pal Singh feels that Graham Reid's resignation is a welcome change for the team after they bowed out in the World Cup without even reaching the quarters. Reid's resignation came a day after Germany won the competition and India finished a lowly ninth.
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newshockey5 days ago

Twitter not amused after Graham Reid quits as hockey coach

On Monday, Graham Reid tendered his resignation as the chief coach of the Indian men's hockey team, to Hockey India president Dilip Tirkey. The move came after the Indian team finished a lowly ninth in the home World Cup, and failed collectively to cope with high-pressure games recently.
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newshockey5 days ago

Men's hockey team coach Graham Reid resigns after World Cup failure

The Indian men's hockey team coach Graham Reid has resigned from his post, a day after the conclusion of the FIH Odisha Hockey Men’s World Cup 2023 Bhubaneswar-Rourkela. The Australian, who had coached India since 2019, submitted his resignation to the Hockey India president Dilip Tirkey.
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newshockey6 days ago

2023 Men's FIH Hockey World Cup | Harmanpreet Singh laments lost opportunities against New Zealand

Even though the Indian team crashed out of the 2023 FIH Men's Hockey World Cup early, captain Harmanpreet Singh has said that he is satisfied with the team's performance. Though he lamented the fact that India did not play well against New Zealand in the third and fourth quarter.
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newshockey6 days ago

Indian women's hockey team loses 1-3 again to the Netherlands

The Indian Women's Hockey Team lost to the Netherlands 1-3 in their third and final friendly tie against the World No.1 side here in beautiful Cape Town on Saturday. India's lone goal came from experienced striker Vandana Katariya in the third quarter, showing the splendid play in patches.
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newshockey8 days ago

Graham Reid says his contract would be evaluated following the World Cup fiasco

Following the hosts' early elimination from the current Hockey World Cup, India head coach Graham Reid's contract, which is valid until the 2024 Summer Olympics in Paris, is probably going to be evaluated. After losing to New Zealand in a penalty shootout, Indian team experienced a severe reaction.
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newshockey8 days ago

Indian women's hockey team goes down 1-3 against the Netherlands in second test

The Indian women's team once again put up a spirited show against the world no.1 team, the Netherlands, but still ended up losing the second test of the series, 1-3. In the first match too, Savita Punia's team had lost by an identical margin, and need something special to win the third.
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newshockey10 days ago

2023 FIH Men's Hockey World Cup | Team India look to avoid worst finish ever, face Japan in 9th-16th classification match

After a disappointing loss to New Zealand in the crossovers recently, Team India is out of the FIH Men's Hockey World Cup, but their campaign could turn out to be a lot more disastrous. India faces the risk of their worst performance in the tournament ever if they lose their match to Japan.
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newshockey10 days ago

2023 Hockey World Cup | Ashok Kumar tears into Team India after early exit

Prior to the commencement of the competition, the Indian Hockey Team was predicted to advance to the FIH Hockey World Cup 2023 semifinals. But an early exit has drawn criticism of Harmanpreet Singh and his team for their 'ordinary' performance against New Zealand in the pre-quarterfinal.
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