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newshockey9 days ago

CWG 2022 | Savita Punia to lead Team India, Deep Grace Ekka named deputy

Hockey India on Thursday named the 18-member Indian Women's Hockey Team for the prestigious Commonwealth Games scheduled to begin on 28th July in Birmingham, England. India placed in pool A along with England, Canada, Wales, and Ghana will begin their campaign on 29th July against Ghana.
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newshockey24 days ago

FIH Pro Hockey League | India men's and women's teams leave for remaining leg in Belgium

The Senior Indian men's and women's hockey teams on Wednesday morning left for Brussels, Belgium for the upcoming FIH Hockey Pro League 2021/22. The Indian Women's Hockey team, led by Savita, will play a double-header against the hosts Belgium on 11 June 2022 and 12 June 2022.
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newshockeya month ago

We need to live up to the expectations now, says goalkeeper Savita

One of the most successful goalkeepers in recent times, Savita got candid in the latest episode of Hockey Te Charcha, a podcast series launched by Hockey India, where she spoke about living up to the expectations of performing well in every tournament following the Tokyo Olympics last year.
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newshockey2 months ago

Healthy competition among players to make it to the Hockey World Cup team, says Savita

With the clock ticking for the FIH Women's World Cup in Netherlands and Spain, the women's core group currently is in a preparation camp at the SAI Centre in Bengaluru. Having a strong pool of players who have performed well at the FIH Pro League and Junior World Cup being called up for the camp.
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newshockey3 months ago

FIH Pro Hockey League | India gears up for the Netherlands, skipper Savita confident of positive results

The Indian Women's Hockey Team is set to take on the World No. 1 the Netherlands in their next set of FIH Hockey Pro League matches which takes place on April 8 and 9 at the Kalinga Hockey Stadium. Captain Savita expressed excitement at the prospect of facing the Olympic Champs in double-header.  
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newshockey4 months ago

FIH Pro League 2021-22 | India get past Germany in shootout 3-0, Savita Punia emerges star

On Sunday, Savita Punia played a significant part in India's 3-0 shootout win against Germany in their FIH Pro League 2021-22 women's hockey match at the Kalinga Stadium in Bhubaneswar, Odisha. After Felicia Weidermann (29') had placed the visitors ahead, Nisha (40') equalized for India.
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newshockey7 months ago

Women's Asian Champions Trophy | Savita named skipper in absence of Rani Rampal

Regular skipper Rani Rampal has been rested while goalkeeper Savita has been given leadership duties for the upcoming Women's Asian Champions Trophy, scheduled to be held between December 5-12. The team will be playing against China, Korea, Japan, Thailand and Malaysia in single-pool tournament.
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newshockey9 months ago

Will play till my teammates don't kick me out of the team, says hockey goalkeeper PR Sreejesh

After a stupendous performance by the hockey teams in the Tokyo Olympics, the road has only gotten tougher for the 2024 Paris Games, with all the expectations. PR Sreejesh, who was one of the pillars of the team during Olympics, feels that he can make it to next Games and has motivation to do so.
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newshockey9 months ago

Individual awards are reflection of lot of hard work by lot of people in the group, asserts Graham Reid

Graham Reid feels that the multiple awards won by the national team players at the FIH Hockey Stars Awards is a reflection of the hard work put in by a lot of people in the group. India's Harmanpreet Singh and Gurjit Kaur won the FIH Player of the Year awards in the men's and women's categories.
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newshockey9 months ago

Indian players sweep away FIH Hockey Stars Awards

Indian players swept away the top honours of the Hockey Star Awards which was announced today by the FIH (International Hockey Federation, on Wednesday). Dragflicker Harmanpreet Singh was named the FIH Player of the Year in the men's category, while PR Sreejesh won the Goalkeeper of the Year award.
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