newshockey4 months ago

LIVE CWG 2022 | India vs Australia - Gold Medal Match

Having overcome South Africa's challenge in the semi final, India will now take on Australia in the Gold Medal match of the 2022 Commonwealth Games.
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newshockey4 months ago

LIVE CWG 2022 | India vs South Africa - Hockey Men's Semi Final

India will take on South Africa in the semi final of the Men's Hockey event at the 2022 Commonwealth Games. While India topped their group winning three of the four games, all South Africa could muster was two wins a draw and a loss in their pool matches.
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newshockeya year ago

Goal is to become world No. 1 hockey team after Tokyo bronze, says forward Shamsher Singh

Even though India won a medal in hockey at the Olympics after a gap of 41 years, but there is still a lot to be achieved for the young Indian team, feels forward Shamsher Singh. The next goal is to become world No.1 side and win tournaments like the FIH Hockey Pro League.
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newshockeya year ago

2021 Tokyo Olympics | Mental fitness is as important as physical fitness in hockey, states Jarmanpreet Singh

Indian defender Jarmanpreet Singh feels that mental fitness is as important as physical fitness in hockey ahead of the 2021 Tokyo Olympics. The 24-year old star, who made his international debut back in 2018, feels fortunate to have the support of his senior players in the squad.
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newshockey2 years ago

Very lucky to play alongside Manpreet Singh in the midfield, admits Nilkanta Sharma

Indian hockey star Nilkanta Sharma feels extremely lucky to play alongside skipper Manpreet Singh in the midfield. The Indian men's hockey side has been performing exceedingly well in the past couple of years and is a major medal prospect in the upcoming 2021 Tokyo Olympics, which begins on July 23.
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newshockey2 years ago

2021 Tokyo Olympics | Time spent together during lockdown helped the Indian hockey team, asserts Gurjant Singh

Indian hockey star Gurjant Singh feels that the time spent by the players in the national camp due to the pandemic situation has helped the team come together. The Graham Reid coached side is currently aiming to break the 40-year old Olympic-medal jinx at the 2021 Tokyo Games, later this year.
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newshockey2 years ago

2021 Tokyo Olympics | Dangerous to make predictions for the Olympics, claims Graham Reid

Indian hockey team coach Graham Reid feels that it is dangerous to make predictions for the Olympics just based on the recent performances. The Indian team has shown vast improvements in the past few years and recently returned with positive results from tours of Europe and Argentina.
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newshockey2 years ago

2021 Tokyo Olympics | Video analysis has played massive part in our preparations, asserts Amit Rohidas

Indian hockey star Amit Rohidas admitted that video analysis has been playing a huge part in their preparations ahead of the 2021 Tokyo Olympics. The Indian men's hockey team will start its quest for a record ninth Olympics gold medal win in Tokyo on July 42, against New Zealand.
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newshockey2 years 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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newshockey2 years ago

We need to be a little more frugal in defence, admits Graham Reid

India men’s team hockey coach Graham Reid feels that his players need to be more frugal in defence, with him admitting that it was work in progress. The men in blue recently returned home after a successful tour of Argentina, where they defeated the reigning Olympic champions twice.
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