reporthockeya month ago

Olympics Test event | India beat New Zealand 5-0 ; lift title

India’s men’s team overcame New Zealand in the final, where it mattered the most, as five different scorers from the Men in Blue helped them win 5-0. This was also the perfect revenge for the India B side that lost 2-1 to the Black Sticks in the group stages before beating Japan to reach the final.
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reporthockeya month ago

Olympic Test Event | India men’s hockey team reach final, beats Japan 6-3

A clinical performance by India saw the likes of Nilakanta Sharma, Nilam Sanjeep Xess and Gurjant Singh scoring a whopping six goals to down the hosts ahead of the extravaganza next year. Finishing second in the points table, India would be facing New Zealand on Wednesday in the final.
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reporthockeya month ago

Olympic Test Event | Mandeep Singh, Gursahibjit Singh shine as India thrash Malaysia in campaign opener

Two goals each by Mandeep Singh and Gursahibjit Singh helped India register an emphatic 6-0 win against Malaysia in their first game of the Olympic Test Event in Tokyo, Japan. Gurinder Singh and SV Sunil scored one each for the Harmanpreet Singh-led team against their continental rivals.
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newshockeya month ago

Olympic Test Event will give youngsters good exposure, feels Mandeep Singh

Mandeep Singh has said that the Olympic Test Event in Japan will give the Indian youngsters a good exposure ahead of the FIH Olympic Qualifiers, which will be played later this year. The vice-captain of for this tournament has also mentioned that it will definitely be a new challenge for him.
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newshockey2 months ago

34-member Core probables announced by Hockey India for Men's National Camp

Hockey India announced the 34 core probable players on Sunday for the Indian Men's National Coaching Camp, which is scheduled to begin on July 8, 2019, in Sports Authority of India, Bengaluru Campus. Following this, the Indian team will be travelling to Japan for the 2020 Tokyo Olympics Test Event
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newshockey5 months ago

18-member Indian hockey squad named for Australia Tour

Young midfielder Jaskaran Singh from Jalandhar would get to make his international debut while veteran defender Rupinder Pal Singh would make a comeback as Hockey India announced India’s 18-man squad for Australian Tour. This will be the first series under Chief Coach Graham Reid.
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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.
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newshockey6 months ago

We’ve tried improving as a unit, says Mandeep Singh

India hockey skipper Mandeep Singh has stated that the team has worked collectively towards making more circle penetrations, getting more shots on target and regaining possession quickly. He also said that the side has learnt a lot from their 1-1 draw against Korea and are minimizing errors.
Press Release
newshockey6 months ago

Sultan Azlan Shah Cup | India thrash Canada by 7-3 goals to top the pool standings

India has now moved to the top of the table in the ongoing Sultan Azlan Shah Cup after defeating Canada by a huge margin of 7-3 goals in Ipoh, Malaysia. India is unbeaten in the tournament so far with three wins and one draw from the four matches that they have played in the tournament.
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newshockey6 months ago

Sultan Azlan Shah Cup | India register 4-2 win against hosts Malaysia on Day 3

India defeated hosts Malaysia by a margin of two goals in their third game of the ongoing Sultan Azlan Shah Cup hockey tournament in Ipoh. Sumit and Sumit Kumar scored for India in the first half while Varun Kumar and Mandeep Singh found the back of the net in the second one to help India win.
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