newshockey15 days ago

Really disappointing for Varun Kumar, regrets Graham Reid

Indian hockey team will be without the services of Varun Kumar in their Olympic qualifiers against Russia and head coach Graham Reid has expressed his disappointment over the youngster not being able to showcase his talent. Varun injured his shoulder and right bicep in training earlier this week.
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newshockey21 days ago

FIH Olympic Qualifiers | Team India mentally prepared for Russian challenge, believes VR Raghunath

VR Raghunath believes that the Indian men’s hockey team is mentally prepared for the FIH Olympic Qualifier matches which will be played against Russia next month. Raghunath heaped praise on the drag-flickers in the 18-man Indian squad and also talked about the benefits of playing FIH Pro League.
Chiranjibi Pati
newshockeya month ago

Birendra Lakra, Kothajit Singh axed from Olympic Qualifiers clash

The new Indian hockey men’s team announced saw names like Birendra Lakra and Kothajit Singh being axed from the list while Rupinder Pal Singh was taken back as India are preparing to take on Russia for the Olympic Qualifiers on November 1-2. The women’s team announced has remained unchanged.
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newshockeya month ago

Converting penalty corners helped our confidence, says Harmanpreet Singh

Harmanpreet Singh has stated that successful penalty conversions in the Belgium tour boosted the team's confidence level. Among the individual brilliance on the tour, Harmanpreet Singh stood out with a terrific success rate with penalty-corners as he scored two goals each in two games against Spain.
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newshockeya month ago

FIH Olympic Qualifiers | Manpreet Singh to lead India men’s team against Russia

Hockey India has named the 18-member Indian men’s team for the upcoming FIH Olympic Qualifier games against Russia which will be held on November 1 and 2 at the Kalinga Stadium, Bhubaneswar. Manpreet Singh will continue to lead the Graham Reid-coached side with SV Sunil as his deputy.
Press Release
newshockeya month ago

FIH Olympic Qualifiers | 22 players to attend Hockey India’s senior national men’s camp

Hockey India has named 22 players for the senior national camp which will be held in Bhubaneswar ahead of the FIH Olympic Qualifiers which will be played at the Kalinga Stadium next month. The players selected for the camp will report to chief coach Graham Reid for the camp starting on October 14.
Press Release
reporthockeya month ago

Belgium Tour | Indian men thrash Belgium in last game to maintain 100% record in the tour

The Indian men’s hockey team ended their Belgium tour on a great note by beating the World Champions by 5-1 goals to remain unbeaten in the tour. Simranjeet Singh (7'), Lalit Kumar Upadhyay (35'), Vivek Sagar Prasad (36'), Harmanpreet Singh (42') and Ramandeep Singh (43') scored for the visitors.
Press Release
newshockey2 months ago

Harmanpreet Singh scores twice as India Men's Hockey Team beat Spain 5-1

Harmanpreet Singh scored a couple of goals as India overhauled Spain by a margin of 5-1 for the second time in two days. After conceding a goal in the third minute of the game, the Indian team bounced back just two minutes later with Akashdeep Singh opening the account for them.
Press Release
newshockey2 months ago

Hockey round up | India men’s thrash Spain 6-1, eves make 2-1 comeback against Britain

It was a great day in the office for the Indian hockey fans as both the men’s and women’s side got their respective wins over strong opponents Spain and Great Britain. While Harmanpreet Singh was the star for the men’s side, it was Gurjit Kaur’s late heroics that saw her team making a comeback.
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newshockey2 months ago

Lalit Upadhyay returns as Hockey India names 20-member men’s team for Belgium tour

Forward Lalit Upadhyay is going to make a comeback in the Indian men’s hockey team during the upcoming tour to Belgium from September 26 to October 3. The Indian men’s team will play three games against Belgium and two against Spain in the tour ahead of the FIH Olympic Qualifiers in November.
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