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newshockey10 months ago

FIH Junior World Cup | Skipper Vivek Sagar Prasad confident of regaining the title

India hockey skipper Vivek Sagar Prasad is going to lead the team at the upcoming FIH Junior Hockey World Cup in Bhubaneswar and is aiming to win the cup again for the country. Ahead of the tournament, the player from Madhya Pradesh revealed that the unity of the team is their greatest strength.
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newshockeya year ago

Hockey India announces 18-member squad for Junior World Cup, Vivek Sagar Prasad named captain

Hockey India on Thursday, November 11, announced their 18-member squad for the FIH Men's Hockey Junior World Cup 2021, scheduled to begin in Bhubaneswar, Odisha, from November 24. India are the defending champions, having won the last tournament back in 2016, in Uttar Pradesh, Lucknow. 
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newshockeya year ago

Individual awards are reflection of lot of hard work by lot of people in the group, asserts Graham Reid

Graham Reid feels that the multiple awards won by the national team players at the FIH Hockey Stars Awards is a reflection of the hard work put in by a lot of people in the group. India's Harmanpreet Singh and Gurjit Kaur won the FIH Player of the Year awards in the men's and women's categories.
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newshockeya year ago

Indian players sweep away FIH Hockey Stars Awards

Indian players swept away the top honours of the Hockey Star Awards which was announced today by the FIH (International Hockey Federation, on Wednesday). Dragflicker Harmanpreet Singh was named the FIH Player of the Year in the men's category, while PR Sreejesh won the Goalkeeper of the Year award.
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newshockeya year ago

Surreal feeling to be nominated for the second time as FIH Rising Star of the Year, admits Vivek Sagar Prasad

Indian hockey star Vivek Sagar Prasad is elated to be nominated for the FIH Rising Star of Year award for the second time in his career. The hockey star's CV got a huge boost after he featured in India's historic bronze medal-winning triumph at the 2020 Tokyo Olympics earlier this month.
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newshockeya year ago

Twitter reacts as Indian men’s hockey team claim an Olympic medal after 41 years

1.3 billion Indians woke up to a historic morning as the Indian men’s hockey claimed its first Olympic medal since 1980. India defeated Germany in a 5-4 thriller to clinch the bronze medal, even though Manpreet Singh and his boys were trailing by 1-3 in the second quarter of the game.
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newshockeya year ago

2021 Tokyo Olympics | Recent tours gave Indian hockey team fresh perspective ahead of Games, admits Vivek Sagar Prasad

Hockey star Vivek Sagar Prasad feels that the recent tours to Argentina and Europe have given the team a fresh perspective ahead of the 2021 Tokyo Games. Even though India is the most successful nation at the Olympics, with eight gold medals, they have failed to secure a podium finish since 1980.
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