newshockey4 months ago

Vandana to lead India at women’s Asian Champions Trophy hockey

Striker Vandana Katariya has been appointed skipper at the women’s Asian Champions Trophy hockey to be held in Singapore later this month in what will be India’s first international assignment post the disappointment of Rio Olympics. Sunita Lakra is appointed as the vice-captain of the side.
SportsCafe Desk
newshockey6 months ago

Eyeing glory, Indian hockey teams arrive in Rio for 2016 Olympic Games

Eager and determined to put up a top-notch performance at the 2016 Olympic Games, the Indian men and women’s hockey teams arrived in Rio earlier this morning (local time).While the men’s team traveled from Madrid after playing friendly matches against Spain, the women’s team arrived from the USA .
Press Release
newshockey6 months ago

Inconsolable Ritu Rani breaks down after being dropped from Olympic squad

Ritu Rani, who was replaced by Sushila Chanu as the captain of the women's hockey team and subsequently dropped from the squad which was selected for the Rio Olympics, has hit back at the selectors and the Hockey India, claiming that the allegations of poor attitude brought against her were false.
Amlan Majumdar
newshockey6 months ago

With Olympics in mind, Indian women’s hockey team gear up for USA tour

The Indian women’s hockey team led by Sushila Chanu is all set to start off strongly at USA Tour, where they will play 3 practice games against Canada and two games against the USA. The tour is the last of the many international exposure matches planned ahead of the upcoming Rio Olympics.
Press Release
newshockey6 months ago

Indian Hockey squad for Olympics: Sreejesh replaces Sardar Singh as captain

The Indian men's and women's hockey squads for the upcoming Rio Olympics have been revealed by Hockey India, and the biggest change is that of Sardar Singh relinquishing his captaincy. He has been replaced by PR Sreejesh as the new skipper, while SV Sunil has been appointed as the new vice-captain.
Amlan Majumdar
featurehockey6 months ago

[Exclusive] India women's hockey skipper Sushila Chanu opens up about captaincy and the Olympics

“I really like Virat Kohli and the aggression he brings on field. I would love to meet him in person!” says Sushila Chanu. As she utters these words, one can’t help but think of her as another young girl next door infatuated with the biggest star in world cricket.
Gaurav Konar