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newshockey4 months 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.
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newshockey6 months 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.
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featurehockey9 months 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.
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newshockey9 months 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.
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newshockeya year 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.
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newshockeya year ago

Fergus Kavanagh’s coaching experience will help women defenders get better, believes Sjoerd Marijne

Indian women hockey coach Sjoerd Marijne is of the belief that the coaching experience of Fergus Kavanagh during the Hockey India women defenders’ camp will be helpful for them. Marijne also stated that a good defensive unit can help the team create more scoring opportunities for the Indian team.
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reporthockeya year ago

FIH Women’s Series Finals | Gurjit Kaur brace helps India beat Japan 3-1 in final

India have beaten Japan by 3-1 goals in the final of the FIH Women’s Series Finals in Hiroshima on Sunday. Gurjit Kaur scored twice after skipper Rani Rampal had found the back of the net in the first half as the Indians emerged champions by beating the hosts in the thrilling summit clash.
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newshockeya year ago

Rani Rampal to lead 18-member Indian women’s hockey team for Korea tour

Rani Rampal will lead the 18-member Indian women’s hockey team which will tour Republic of Korea for a bilateral Test series. The Indian team will play three test matches in the tour to Korea under the guidance of Sjoerd Marijne with goalkeeper Savita being Rani’s deputy in the side.
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newshockeya year ago

60 players to join Hockey India’s senior women's national coaching camp

Hockey India has called 60 women hockey players for the senior national coaching camp to be held at the Sports Authority of India (SAI) Centre in Bengaluru. The camp for the female players will be held under the supervision of chief coach Sjoerd Marijne from 26 April 2019 in Bengaluru.
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newshockeya year ago

Savita to lead 18-member Indian women’s hockey team for Malaysia Tour

Goalkeeper Savita will lead the Indian women’s hockey team in the upcoming Malaysia tour in the absence of injured Rani Rampal while defender Deep Grace Ekka has been named the vice-captain. The five-match series in the eight-day tour of Malaysia will be played from April 4 in Kuala Lumpur. 
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