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newshockey6 months ago

Fergus Kavanagh’s coaching experience will help women defenders get better, believes Sjoerd Marijne

Indian women hockey coach Sjoerd Marijne is of the belief that the coaching experience of Fergus Kavanagh during the Hockey India women defenders’ camp will be helpful for them. Marijne also stated that a good defensive unit can help the team create more scoring opportunities for the Indian team.
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reporthockey7 months ago

FIH Women’s Series Finals | Gurjit Kaur brace helps India beat Japan 3-1 in final

India have beaten Japan by 3-1 goals in the final of the FIH Women’s Series Finals in Hiroshima on Sunday. Gurjit Kaur scored twice after skipper Rani Rampal had found the back of the net in the first half as the Indians emerged champions by beating the hosts in the thrilling summit clash.
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newshockey8 months ago

Rani Rampal to lead 18-member Indian women’s hockey team for Korea tour

Rani Rampal will lead the 18-member Indian women’s hockey team which will tour Republic of Korea for a bilateral Test series. The Indian team will play three test matches in the tour to Korea under the guidance of Sjoerd Marijne with goalkeeper Savita being Rani’s deputy in the side.
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newshockey9 months ago

60 players to join Hockey India’s senior women's national coaching camp

Hockey India has called 60 women hockey players for the senior national coaching camp to be held at the Sports Authority of India (SAI) Centre in Bengaluru. The camp for the female players will be held under the supervision of chief coach Sjoerd Marijne from 26 April 2019 in Bengaluru.
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newshockey10 months ago

Savita to lead 18-member Indian women’s hockey team for Malaysia Tour

Goalkeeper Savita will lead the Indian women’s hockey team in the upcoming Malaysia tour in the absence of injured Rani Rampal while defender Deep Grace Ekka has been named the vice-captain. The five-match series in the eight-day tour of Malaysia will be played from April 4 in Kuala Lumpur. 
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featurehockeya year ago

Rani Rampal targets Olympic qualification for Indian women’s hockey team

After a successful tour to Spain, the captain of the Indian women’s hockey team Rani Rampal has stated that the team is focussed on qualifying for the Tokyo Olympics to be held in 2020. The Indian team will start its Olympic qualification matches in Japan’s Hiroshima from June 23 this year.
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newshockeya year ago

Hockey India calls 33 core players for Women’s National Camp

Hockey India has declared the names of 33 core group of women players in India for the Women’s National Camp to be held in Bengaluru from tomorrow. The players will train under chief coach Sjoerd Marijne at the SAI Campus ahead of the season opener tour to Spain starting from 24 January. 
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newshockey2 years ago

Asian Champions Trophy : Defending champions India tie 1-1 with Korea; confirm finals berth

India held Korea to a 1-1 draw in the last round robin match at the fifth Asian Champions Trophy women's hockey tournament on Saturday. With this draw, the team led by Sunita Lakra have earned themselves a place in the final on Sunday where they will face Korea once again in the summit clash.
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newshockey2 years ago

Rani Rampal to lead India women’s hockey team in 2018 Commonwealth Games

Rani Rampal, the ace striker, will play the skipper’s role of the Indian women hockey team in the Commonwealth games in Gold Coast and goalkeeper Savita will perform the duty of vice-captain, Hockey India said today. India is grouped in Pool A and will start their campaign on April 5 against Wales.
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newshockey3 years ago

Aim is to finish in top spot: Rani

After gaining confidence from a scintillating 5-0 whitewash in the Series against Belarus earlier this month, the Indian Senior Women's team led by striker Rani departed for West Vancouver in the early hours of Thursday morning to take part in the World League Round 2 starting on 1 April 2017.
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