newshockey2 months ago

WATCH | Savita Punia stars in shootout against Ireland in semis, takes India to final of FIH Nations Cup

On Friday, the Indian hockey team won a nail-biting semi-final shootout against Ireland in Valencia, Spain, to advance to the Women's FIH Nations Cup 2022 final. After Carroll Naomi put Ireland ahead, Udita (44') equalised for India; At 1-1 at the final whistle, India won the shootout 2-1.
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newshockey3 months ago

Savita Punia looks to make it to 2023-24 FIH Hockey Pro League

The Indian Women’s Hockey Team is all set to participate in the upcoming FIH Women's Nations Cup in Valencia, Spain. Goalkeeper Savita will Captain the 20-member squad and is confident of a good outing in the tournament, and would like to qualify for the Pro Hockey League post that.
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newshockey4 months ago

Savita Punia and PR Sreejesh are best FIH Goalkeepers for 2021-22 season

The International Hockey Federation (FIH) chose Savita Punia and PR Sreejesh of India as the 2021–22 FIH Goalkeepers of the Year on Wednesday. Savita Punia and PR Sreejesh have both received the honour for the past two years, easily defeating the other goalkeepers in contention hands down.
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newshockey5 months ago

After medal at CWG 2022, women's hockey team eyes medal at next year's Asian Games

India's Savita expressed her gratitude on being nominated for FIH Women's Goalkeeper of the Year Award 2021-22, and said that she feels she is moving in the right direction. Savita, who won the Award last year, said that support from her teammates and coaching staff has proven to be helpful.
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newshockey5 months ago

Harampreet Singh, PR Sreejesh and Savita Punia in contention for top hockey awards

PR Sreejesh and Savita Punia were selected to the shortlists for the best male and female goal-keepers for the FIH Hockey Stars Awards 2021–2022, while Harmanpreet Singh was one of five contenders for the Men's Player of the Year award. All three have been instrumental in India's successes.
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newshockey6 months ago

LIVE CWG 2022 | India win bronze in women's hockey

Team India takes on New Zealand in the bronze medal match, in the women's hockey competition, on the penultimate day of the CWG 2022. The women's team showed a lot of resilience against Australia, but could not make it to the final; and now they have a chance to finish on the podium.
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newshockey8 months 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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newshockey8 months 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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newshockey9 months 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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newshockey9 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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