newshockey17 days 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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newshockeya month ago

Harmanpreet Singh to lead 18-member Indian hockey team for Olympic Test Event

Harmanpreet Singh will be leading the 18-member Indian men’s hockey team for the upcoming Olympic Test Event which will be played in August in Japan. Ashis Topno and Shamsher Singh have earned place in the senior Indian team for the first time while SV Sunil has also made a comeback.
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newshockeya month ago

We are on our toes to qualify, asserts Manpreet Singh

Manpreet Singh is adamant that the only thing on the Indian hockey team's mind is to secure qualification for the Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games. Meanwhile, Rani Rampal added that her group of players are also gunning to repeat their feat of Rio 2016, where they successfully made the cut.
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newshockeya month ago

Asian style is missing now, which is hurting Indian hockey, asserts Deepak Thakur

Deepak Thakur has stated that the Asian style of hockey is missing among the Indian players and that is hurting the sport in the country at the moment. The former India international also mentioned that the former players who excelled in Asian style of hockey should be brought in as coaches.
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newshockeya month ago

Our focus is on sealing Olympic Qualification in November, states Manpreet Singh

Manpreet Singh has stated that the upcoming few months will be crucial for the Indian hockey team and will give them a chance to capture their best form ahead of the Olympic qualifiers in November. He further discussed that the recently appointed coach and his interactions so far, with the team.
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newshockeya month ago

Graham Reid is not trying to change much, states Manpreet Singh

Manpreet Singh has asserted that the head coach of the Indian men’s hockey team Graham Reid is not trying to make a lot of changes in the way the team is playing. The skipper has also added that most of the coaches try to assess what they have and same is the case with the Australian.
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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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newshockey2 months ago

Indian women’s hockey team slip to 10th place on FIH Rankings, Men’s team stay at fifth

The Indian women’s hockey team has fallen one place and are currently at the 10th position in the latest FIH Rankings. On the other hand, the men are unchanged at the fifth place after winning the FIH Series Finals and booking a place in the FIH Olympic Qualifiers to be held later this year.
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newshockey2 months ago

India will continue to carry forward momentum into next tournament, says Manpreet Singh

Manpreet Singh has stated that the Indian men’s hockey team will carry the winning momentum from the FIH Series Finals into the next tournament that they will play. The Indian skipper has also added that the team performed collectively as a group in all the matches of the tournament in Bhubaneswar.
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reporthockey2 months ago

India thrash South Africa in final to win FIH Series Finals

India completely outplayed South Africa in the final of the FIH Series Finals to seal a memorable 5-1 win at the Kalinga Stadium in what was Graham Reid's first event as India coach. India have still not sealed an Olympic berth but have boosted their chances drastically by winning the tournament
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