reporthockey7 days ago

Olympic Test Event | Mandeep Singh, Gursahibjit Singh shine as India thrash Malaysia in campaign opener

Two goals each by Mandeep Singh and Gursahibjit Singh helped India register an emphatic 6-0 win against Malaysia in their first game of the Olympic Test Event in Tokyo, Japan. Gurinder Singh and SV Sunil scored one each for the Harmanpreet Singh-led team against their continental rivals.
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reporthockey2 months ago

India thrash South Africa in final to win FIH Series Finals

India completely outplayed South Africa in the final of the FIH Series Finals to seal a memorable 5-1 win at the Kalinga Stadium in what was Graham Reid's first event as India coach. India have still not sealed an Olympic berth but have boosted their chances drastically by winning the tournament
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newshockey3 months ago

FIH Series Finals | India shouldn’t take their matches loosely, asserts Lazarus Barla

Former Olympian Lazarus Barla has stated that the Indian hockey team should not take the matches in the FIH Series Finals lightly. The former defender also said that the Hockey India has selected the best available team for the tournament which will be the first step for the Olympic qualification.
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newshockey3 months ago

FIH Series Finals | Manpreet Singh, Birendra Lakra aim at rectifying old mistakes

Skipper Manpreet Singh has stated that the Indian hockey team would want to capitalise on the goal-scoring chances during the FIH Series Finals. Vice-captain Birendra Lakra also echoed the captain’s comments and said that the coach is helping the team rectify the mistakes through video analysis.
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newshockey3 months ago

FIH Series Finals | We have selected well-balanced group including Ramandeep Singh and Varun Kumar, asserts Graham Reid

Indian men’s hockey coach Graham Reid has stated that they have selected a well-balanced team for the FIH Series Finals by including striker Ramandeep Singh and defender Varun Kumar. Reid said that the Indian team’s focus during the tournament in June will be on the consistency of performance.
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newshockey5 months ago

Sultan Azlan Shah Cup | India thrash Canada by 7-3 goals to top the pool standings

India has now moved to the top of the table in the ongoing Sultan Azlan Shah Cup after defeating Canada by a huge margin of 7-3 goals in Ipoh, Malaysia. India is unbeaten in the tournament so far with three wins and one draw from the four matches that they have played in the tournament.
Press Release
newshockey5 months ago

Sultan Azlan Shah Cup | India register 4-2 win against hosts Malaysia on Day 3

India defeated hosts Malaysia by a margin of two goals in their third game of the ongoing Sultan Azlan Shah Cup hockey tournament in Ipoh. Sumit and Sumit Kumar scored for India in the first half while Varun Kumar and Mandeep Singh found the back of the net in the second one to help India win.
Press Release
newshockey5 months ago

Sultan Azlan Shah Cup | Varun Kumar, Simranjeet Singh help India win 2-0 against Japan

The Indian men’s hockey team have got off to a winning start at the ongoing Sultan Azlan Shah Cup in Ipoh as they defeated Japan by 2-0 goals. Varun Kumar scored the first goal in the second quarter of the game while Simranjeet Singh scored a field goal to double the lead in the final quarter.
Press Release
newshockey9 months ago

Hockey World Cup | We are working to improve penalty corners, says India’s analytical coach Chris Cirrielo

India’s analytical coach Chris Cirrielo has backed the men in blue to improve their penalty corner conversion rate in the ongoing 2018 FIH World Cup being played in Odisha. Cirrielo added that Harmanpreet Singh will remain India’s first choice for PC’s along with Varun Kumar and Amit Rohidas.
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newshockey2 years ago

India's Tour of Europe | Manpreet Singh's brace guides India to a 4-3 win over Netherlands

The Indian men's hockey team finally opened their winning account on Sunday by defeating higher ranked Netherlands 4-3 at Waalwjik. Indian skipper Manpreet Singh scored two brilliant field goals which helped India come from a goal behind to secure a win over the Dutch.
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