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newshockey11 days ago

CWG 2022 | Savita Punia to lead Team India, Deep Grace Ekka named deputy

Hockey India on Thursday named the 18-member Indian Women's Hockey Team for the prestigious Commonwealth Games scheduled to begin on 28th July in Birmingham, England. India placed in pool A along with England, Canada, Wales, and Ghana will begin their campaign on 29th July against Ghana.
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featurehockey13 days ago

Diary of a loyal Indian sports fan - Chak De, India

Sometimes as sports journalists we tend to forget, why we entered this field; after working all these years, that love for sports waned, and the rat race for numbers took over. So this diary is an attempt to rekindle that love and talk about what's good, bad, and ugly in Indian sport.
Madhav Agarwal
newshockey14 days ago

FIH Pro Hockey League | Indian women lose to Argentina 2-3

The Indian women's hockey team put up a gritty performance but went down 2-3 against World No. 2 Argentina in the second match of their FIH Hockey Pro League 2021/22 tie in Rotterdam, on Sunday. Salima Tete and Deep Grace Ekka found the back of the net for India, which wasn't enough on the day.
Press Release
newshockeya month ago

FIH Hockey Women's World Cup 2022 | Competing against strong teams will help us, says Deep Grace Ekka

As the clock is ticking down for the FIH Hockey Women's World Cup 2022 in Netherlands and Spain scheduled to begin on 1st July 2022, the anticipation is high among the players. The Indian Women’s Hockey Team are placed in Pool B and will kick off their campaign against England on July 3rd.
Press Release
newshockeya year ago

2021 Tokyo Olympics | Hopeful that we can get a medal at the Games, states Deep Grace Ekka

Indian women's hockey player Deep Grace Ekka is hopeful that the eves can go on to win an Olympics medal if they continue their hard work. India has been pitted with Germany, United Kingdom, Ireland, Netherlands, and South Africa in the Group A of the Women’s Hockey Event at the 2021 Tokyo Olympics.
SportsCafe Desk
newshockey2 years ago

Hockey India Awards will motivate us to perform better and better, says Deep Grace Ekka

Indian Hockey Women's Team Defender Deep Grace Ekka, who has been nominated for Hockey India Dhruv Batra Player of the Year 2019, stated that the awards keep athletes motivated and hungry to perform. Ekka further revealed that seeing her teammates win the awards motivated her to do well.
Press Release
newshockey2 years ago

Hockey India names 20-member Indian Women's Team for New Zealand

Hockey India has named a 20-member Indian Women's Hockey Team for the New Zealand Tour to begin on 25 January. The Team will be led by Rani Rampal and Vice Captained by Savita and also included the likes of Rajini Etimarpu, Deep Grace Ekka, Gurjit Kaur, Reena Khokhar, Salima Tete, Sushila Chanu.
SportsCafe Desk
featurehockey3 years ago

FIH Olympic Qualifiers | Deep Grace Ekka targets Olympic qualification in home conditions

Senior defender of the Indian women’s hockey team Deep Grace Ekka has a target of taking her team in the Tokyo Olympics via the FIH Olympic Qualifiers in Bhubaneswar. Ekka has expressed her excitement of playing in front of an energetic and passionate hockey crowd at her home venue.
Chiranjibi Pati
newshockey3 years ago

FIH Olympic Qualifiers | Hockey India names 18-member women’s squad; Rani Rampal to continue as captain

Rani Rampal will continue as the skipper of the 18-mmber Indian women’s hockey team which will take on the USA in the two FIH Olympic Qualifier matches at the Kalinga Stadium, Bhubaneswar next month. Goalkeeper Savita Punia will be the vice-captain of the Sjoerd Marijne-coached unit.
Press Release
newshockey3 years ago

Hockey India announces women’s team for Olympic Test Event

Hockey India has named the 18-member Indian women’s team for the upcoming Tokyo Olympics 2020 Test Event which will be held in August. The Indian side will be led by Rani Rampal and Savita Punia has been appointed as her deputy for the tournament which will be played in Tokyo, Japan.
SportsCafe Desk