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newshockey2 days ago

2021 Tokyo Olympics | Task not over until we stand on the podium in Tokyo, admits Manpreet Singh

Indian men’s hockey team captain Manpreet Singh feels that they should not get lost in the recent success against Argentina, with their job not finished until standing on the podium in Tokyo. India has been pitted in a group alongside Argentina, Australia, Japan, New Zealand, and Spain at the Games.
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newshockey14 days ago

Senior players helped me lot to come back from injuries, reveals Varun Kumar

Indian hockey star Varun Kumar revealed that the advice from senior players like Manpreet Singh, PR Sreejesh and Rupinder Pal helped him recover from injuries and make his comeback with the national team. The Indian team will be up against Argentina in their Pro League matches on April 11 and 12.
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newshockey19 days ago

2021 Tokyo Olympics | Argentina tour to help the hockey team develop ahead of Games, asserts Graham Reid

Indian hockey team coach Graham Reid feels that the upcoming FIH Pro League matches against Argentina, in April would be a great opportunity to continue their growth and development ahead of the 2021 Tokyo Olympics. India will play six matches in the South American tour that kicks-off on April 6.
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newshockey8 months ago

Six hockey players struck with Covid-19 discharged from hospital on Monday

Six hockey players, who were struck with the Covid-19 and admitted to a multi-specialty hospital in Bengaluru, have been discharged on Monday after recovering from the virus. The players would be kept in quarantine at the SAI centre in the city over the course of the next ten days.
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newshockey9 months ago

Reports | Indian hockey men's and women's team camps likely to be postponed

The national camps for the India men’s and women’s hockey team, which were supposed to be resume in Bengaluru on July 19, is likely to get postponed. The recent spike in the number of Covid-19 in the city has prompted the Karnataka government to declare a complete lockdown from July 14.
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newshockey9 months ago

Indian men's hockey team definitely had a chance if the Olympics was held this year, claims Ashok Kumar

Hockey legend Ashok Kumar has stated that India would have definitely had a chance of winning a medal if the Olympics were held this year. The World Cup winner doubts whether Manpreet Singh and Co. will be able to keep up the momentum they’ve gained in a spectacular year at the International level.
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newshockey10 months ago

We were very fortunate to stay at the SAI campus during the lockdown, claims Manpreet Singh

Indian hockey star Manpreet Singh feels that they were fortunate to stay at the Sports Authority of India (SAI) campus during the lockdown. The 25-year old believes that the postponement of the Tokyo Olympics is a blessing in disguise and will give the team some more time to prepare for the event.
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newshockeya year ago

FIH Hockey Pro League | Kookaburras claim thrilling victory against India in Bhubaneswar

Australia’s men have moved up to third place in the FIH Hockey Pro League thanks to a thrilling 4-3 victory over hosts India at the Kalinga Stadium in Bhubaneswar on Friday. The two teams will meet again in same venue on February 22 with Australia needing a win to climb above the Netherlands.
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newshockeya year ago

Manpreet Singh dedicates FIH Player of the Year Award to late father

Indian Men's Hockey Team Captain Manpreet Singh, who won the FIH Player of the Year 2019 Award, dedicated the prize to his late father. Manpreet expressed that this award is for all the support and strength he received from his father and also thanked his friends and family for their support.
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newshockeya year ago

Hockey India names 24-member Indian Men's Team for FIH Hockey Pro League

Hockey India on Monday named a 24-member Indian Men's Hockey squad for the upcoming matches against World No.1 Belgium in the FIH Hockey Pro League to be held on 8 and 9 February 2020 in Bhubaneswar. The team will be captained by Manpreet Singh along with Harmanpreet Singh as the vice-captain.
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