newshockey16 days ago

Harmanpreet Singh scores twice as India Men's Hockey Team beat Spain 5-1

Harmanpreet Singh scored a couple of goals as India overhauled Spain by a margin of 5-1 for the second time in two days. After conceding a goal in the third minute of the game, the Indian team bounced back just two minutes later with Akashdeep Singh opening the account for them.
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newshockey3 months 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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newshockey6 months ago

Indian hockey strikers take help from Keiran Govers ahead of Olympic qualifiers

Former Australian forward Keiran Govers has joined the Indian hockey men’s national camp in Bengaluru to help their strikers prepare for the 2020 Olympic Qualifiers. He will work closely with the likes of Akashdeep Singh, Ramandeep Singh, SV Sunil, Lalit Kumar Upadhyay, Mandeep Singh, and more.
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newshockey7 months ago

18-member Indian Men’s Hockey squad announced for 28th Sultan Azlan Shah Cup

Hockey India announced the 18-member Indian Men’s Hockey Team for 28th Sultan Azlan Shah Cup 2019 and Manpreet Singh would be leading the side with Surender Kumar as vice-captain. India would be missing numerous big names like SV Sunil, Lalit Upadhyay, Harmanpreet Singh, and more.
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newshockey8 months ago

Hockey India selects 34 players for senior men’s national camp

Hockey India has named 34 players ahead of the preparation camp for the 28th Sultan Azlan Shah Cup to be played in March. The players will report at Sports Authority of India (SAI)’s Bengaluru centre on February 18 for the camp ahead of the prestigious tournament to be held in Malaysia. 
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newshockey9 months ago

After sacking, Harendra Singh blasts Hockey India's interfernce in team selection

In a letter to SAI, Harendra Singh has lashed out at the senior officials of Hockey India and revealed that he was asked to remove the names of Rupinderpal Singh, SV Sunil, and Birendra Lakra from the World Cup squad. India suffered a 2-1 defeat at the hands of Netherlands in the quarter-finals.
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newshockeya year ago

Hockey | Now is the most crucial time before the World Cup, says Harendra Singh

Indian hockey coach Harendra Singh has stated that it is the most critical time for the Indian team and support staff before the World Cup as they start to work on the areas of weaknesses in the team. Recently, Indian team was declared joint winners of the Asian Champions Trophy along with Pakistan.
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newshockeya year ago

SV Sunil most likely to be ruled out of the Hockey world Cup squad

The senior player, who plays as a forward, will most likely miss out from the squad of the upcoming Hockey World Cup in India due to an injury. Recently SV Sunil was not picked in the squad whereas PR Sreejesh was relieved from captaincy for the Asian Champions Trophy to be held in Oman.
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newshockeya year ago

Hockey | Complacency led to poor show in Asian Games, says High-Performance Director David Ian John

High-Performance Director of Hockey India David Ian John has stated that after beating weaker teams, the team rested on the laurels and the team’s defence slackened leading to a poor show in the Asian Games. Senior players are under heavy pressure to improve their performances or face the axe.
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newshockeya year ago

Gurjant Singh confident of making a comeback for Asian Champions Trophy: Reports

Indian forward Gurjant Singh has stated that he is confident to do well in the national camp and make a comeback into the squad for the upcoming Asian Champions Trophy that is to be held in Muscat, Oman. He was dropped from the Indian men's hockey side after the Commonwealth Games this year.
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