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Indian Women's Ice Hockey team registers first ever international win, beats Philippines by 4-3

The win would boost confidence in women’s ice hockey team as the sport in India is a much-neglected and the team went to the tournament without any financial help forthcoming from the government.

News Nation Bureau | Mar 10, 2017 11:01 AM

Odisha govt estimates whopping Rs 89.5 crore for upcoming Hockey World Cup, World League

A whopping expenditure of Rs 89.5 crore was estimated by the Odisha government for the upcoming Hockey World League and Men's World Cup, officials said.

News Nation Bureau | Mar 07, 2017 11:46 AM

Hockey India appoints Sjoerd Marijne as chief coach for women’s team

Hockey India on Tuesday announced the appointment of former Dutch women’s national coach Sjoerd Marijne as the chief coach for the Indian women’s hockey team for the next four years.

PTI | Feb 28, 2017 07:28 PM

Kalinga Lancers crowned Hockey India League champions, defeat Dabang Mumbai to win 4-1

Moritz Furste played brilliantly as he guided Kalinga Lancers towards title triumph in the Hockey India League.

News Nation Bureau | Feb 27, 2017 12:10 AM

Hockey India League: Uttar Pradesh Wizards play draw with Delhi Waveriders

With a semifinal spot at stake, Uttar Pradesh Wizards and hosts Delhi Waveriders played a 1-1 draw in a crucial Hockey India League match on Sunday.

PTI | Feb 19, 2017 11:11 PM

HIL 2017: Dabang Mumbai beat Kalinga Lancers 5-2 to top table

Kalinga Lancers made desperate attempts to come back into the game in the last quarter, making forays into the circle but could not quite make much of the chances.

PTI | Feb 06, 2017 08:34 AM

Hockey India demands unconditional written apology from PHF for Champions Trophy semifinal incident

Pakistan Hockey Federation (PHF) Secretary Shahbaz Ahmad had recently alleged that their team was denied participation in the junior World Cup last year in Lucknow only because of the Champions Trophy...

PTI | Jan 30, 2017 01:22 PM

Hockey India League: Rampant Ranchi drub Kalinga Lancers 7-2

Ranchi Rays had their first PC of the game in the 17th minute, Trent Mitton stepped up to the drag flick. His attempt was good but not enough to put it past Kalinga Lancers goalkeeper Andrew Charter...

PTI | Jan 26, 2017 11:13 PM

Indian hockey is back to top once again, says Ranchi Rays captain Ashley Jackson

I think our expectations are always high because of what we achieved in the past, even last season we had a very successful league campaign finishing 1st by 8 points but came up short in the Semi...

PTI | Jan 15, 2017 06:11 PM

PR Sreejesh becomes member of International Hockey Federation Athletes' Committee

The Indian men's hockey team skipper PR Sreejesh on Wednesday became a member of International Hockey Federation (FIH) Athletes' Committee.

PTI | Jan 11, 2017 05:16 PM

Sahara Group renews sponsorship deal with Hockey India untill 2021

Sahara Group has renewed its association with Hockey India by signing a sponsorship deal which will run till 2021.

PTI | Jan 05, 2017 04:54 PM

Mumbai prodigy Kush Bhagat wins three gold medals on offer in 1st Western Asia Youth Chess Championship

In the blitz format, in which he is the world under 7 schools champion, Kush finished with seven out of seven rounds with a clear two-point margin over his closest rival.

PTI | Dec 30, 2016 06:48 PM

Narinder Batra resigns as IOA's associate Vice President in protest

Senior functionary Narinder Batra on Friday resigned as the associate vice-president of the Indian Olympic Association as a mark of protest against the IOA for not taking back its decision to appoint...

PTI | Dec 30, 2016 06:36 PM

Hockey India opposes Indian Olympic Association’s controversial decision

Koshy took over HI chief’s post last month after former boss Narinder Batra was elected as FIH president. It may be noted that Batra had been at loggerheads with Ramachandran for long

PTI | Dec 29, 2016 08:05 PM

Champions Trophy silver medal, Men's Junior World Cup title marks phenominal year for Indian hockey

Indian hockey had a phenomenal year, both on and off the field in 2016 with a historic silver medal in the Champions Trophy and Junior World Cup title after a hiatus of 15 years being the biggest...

PTI | Dec 28, 2016 03:34 PM