newshockey3 months ago

FIH Series Finals | You can’t take a team lightly in these competitions, says Akashdeep Singh

Akashdeep Singh has mentioned that one cannot take a particular team for granted in a competition like the FIH Series Finals where a lot of lower-ranked teams are involved. In the third game of the tournament in Bhubaneswar, the Indian men defeated Uzbekistan by a huge margin of 10-0.
Chiranjibi Pati
reporthockey3 months ago

FIH Series Finals | India rout Uzbekistan 10-0 to storm into the semis

India has got the better of Uzbekistan by a huge margin of 10-0 goals in their last group stage encounter in the ongoing FIH Series Finals at the Kalinga Stadium, Bhubaneswar. Indian forward Akashdeep Singh was the star of the day as he registered a hat-trick in this dominating Indian victory.
Press Release
newshockey3 months ago

FIH Series Finals | India’s finishing was very good today, believes Manpreet Singh

After India’s commanding win against Russia by 10-0 goals in the first game of the FIH Series Finals, Manpreet Singh is of the belief that the team’s finishing was very good up front. Manpreet also praised the forward duo of Ramandeep Singh and Akashdeep Singh for their efforts in the match.
Chiranjibi Pati
reporthockey3 months ago

FIH Series Finals | India starts off with a huge 10-goal win against Russia

Hosts India thrashed Russia by 10-0 goals in their opening encounter of the FIH Series Finals at the Kalinga Stadium in Bhubaneswar. In other group A game in the evening, Poland defeated Uzbekistan while South Africa were beaten by the USA in the first game of Group A on the opening day.
Press Release
newshockey3 months ago

FIH Series Finals | Ramandeep Singh returns to national squad as Hockey India announces 18-member team

Hockey India has announced the 18-member squad for the FIH Series Finals which will be held at the Kalinga Stadium in Bhubaneswar from June 6-15. Ramandeep Singh has returned to the Manpreet Singh-led national team after a gap of nine months while Birendra Lakra has been named the vice-captain.
SportsCafe Desk
newshockey4 months ago

Hockey India recommends PR Sreejesh for Rajiv Gandhi Khel Ratna Award

PR Sreejesh has been nominated for the prestigious Rajiv Gandhi Khel Ratna Award by Hockey India for the year 2019. Chinglensana Singh Kangujam, Akashdeep Singh and Deepika have been recommended for Arjuna Award and Baljeet Singh, BS Chauhan, Romesh Pathania for Dronacharya Award.
Press Release
newshockey5 months ago

Indian hockey strikers take help from Keiran Govers ahead of Olympic qualifiers

Former Australian forward Keiran Govers has joined the Indian hockey men’s national camp in Bengaluru to help their strikers prepare for the 2020 Olympic Qualifiers. He will work closely with the likes of Akashdeep Singh, Ramandeep Singh, SV Sunil, Lalit Kumar Upadhyay, Mandeep Singh, and more.
SportsCafe Desk
newshockey7 months ago

FIH President Narinder Batra lashes out at Harendra Singh for bad behaviour

Narinder Batra has criticised former India coach Harendra Singh on social media for the latter’s comments against the umpires after losing to the Netherlands in the quarter-final of the World Cup last month. The FIH president has also lashed out at Akashdeep Singh for using foul language.
SportsCafe Desk
newshockey8 months ago

Akashdeep Singh could face match suspension by Federation of International Hockey

Federation of International Hockey (FIH) could suspend Indian striker Akashdeep Singh for a few matches for his bad behaviour towards his opponents in the quarterfinals. In another incident, coach Harendra Singh had blamed the umpires for India’s loss against the Netherlands in the quarterfinal.
SportsCafe Desk
featurehockey8 months ago

Hockey World Cup | Forward line being off-colour hurt India, believes Ashish Ballal

Former India goalkeeper Ashish Ballal is of the opinion that the Indians lost the quarter-final game against Netherlands at the ongoing World Cup because of the poor show by the forwards. He also added that the umpiring in the game was debatable on a few occasions which also went against the hosts.
Chiranjibi Pati