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FIH Junior World Cup to not lose its excitement despite Pakistan's absence, says Indian Hockey coach Harendra Singh

“Even if Pakistan does not approve the participation of their team in the World Cup, the excitement will be not die down. A big event like the World Cup is in itself creates lot of excitement,”...

PTI | Nov 15, 2016 02:41 PM

Narinder Batra becomes first Indian to be elected as President of International Hockey Federation

Narinder Batra's win means that hockey's power centre will now move to Asia from Europe, which had been ruling international hockey since a long time.

PTI | Nov 12, 2016 06:58 PM

Indian men's Hockey captain PR Sreejesh among FIH 'Goalkeeper of the Year nominations’

Indian men’s hockey captain PR Sreejesh has been named as one of the candidates for 2016 Goalkeeper of the Year award of the FIH while Harmanpreet Singh made the grade as one of the 2016 Rising...

PTI | Nov 12, 2016 01:11 PM

Women’s Asian Champions Trophy final: Last minute goal leads India to victory; helps beat China 2-1

With just 20 seconds left before the final time, Deepika put the ball in the goal post with a sharp shot thorough a penalty corner which also proved penultimate for the Indian team.

News Nation Bureau | Nov 05, 2016 08:00 PM

Women's Asian Champions Trophy: Indian women's hockey team defeat Malaysia 2-0

Indian women's hockey team continued with their amazing form and defeated Malaysia 2-0 in their third pool match of the 4th Women's Asian Champions trophy.

PTI | Nov 02, 2016 12:09 AM

Indian hockey captain P R Sreejesh unsure of competing in upcoming Australia tour

Indian hockey captain P R Sreejesh on Tuesday said that he is unsure about competing in the upcoming Australia tour beginning November 23.

News Nation Bureau | Nov 01, 2016 03:09 PM

Nation lauds 'Blue Shirts' win over 'Green and Whites' in Asian Champions Trophy title clash

From Prime Minister Narendra Modi to eminent sports personalities, the country was wholesome in its praise for the Indian hockey team after it clinched the Asian Champion Trophy by beating arch-rivals...

PTI | Oct 31, 2016 02:34 PM

India down Pakistan by 3-2 to lift 4th Men's Asian Hockey Champions trophy

The second goal came for India in 23rd minute as Ramandeep Singh set it up beautifully for Affan Yousuf to do the rest. Pakistan pull one back with a Penalty Corner goal by Muhammad Aleem Bilal. At...

News Nation Bureau | Oct 30, 2016 07:53 PM

India clash against arch rivals Pakistan in grand finale of Asian Hockey Champions Trophy

Arch rivals India and Pakistan shall battle it out for the coveted Asian Champions trophy title in the Grand Finale of tournament scheduled to be played on Sunday evening in Kuantan, Malaysia.

News Nation Bureau | Oct 30, 2016 05:28 PM

India enter final of Asian Champions Trophy hockey tournament, defeat South Korea 5-4 in tense penalty shoot-out

India showed sublime form in the Asian Champions Trophy as they defeated South Korea 5-4 in the semi-finals of the tournament.

News Nation Bureau | Oct 29, 2016 07:44 PM

Asian Hockey Champions Trophy: India clash against South Korea in semis

Top-ranked India will clash against South Korea in the second semifinals of the fourth Asian Champions Trophy to be played on Saturday evening in Malaysia. The first semi-final shall be played between...

Gautam Lalotra | Oct 29, 2016 10:47 AM

Asian Hockey Champions Trophy: India defeats hosts Malaysia 2-1, tops league standings

India defeated hosts Malaysia 2-1 in the ongoing 4th Asian Champions Trophy hockey tournament on Wednesday at Kuantan, Malaysia.

PTI | Oct 27, 2016 09:47 AM

India beat China 9-0 in the Asian Champions Trophy hockey tournament; climbs to top of the table

Indian hockey team thrashed China by a big margin of 9-0 to stay in the hunt for top spot in the round-robin league competition of the fourth Asian Champions Trophy hockey tournament played in...

PTI | Oct 25, 2016 09:03 PM

Asian Champions Trophy 2016: India makes a brilliant comeback to beat Pakistan 3-2

India makes a brilliant comeback in Asian Champions Trophy 2016 to beat arch rivals Pakistan 3-2.

News Nation Bureau | Oct 24, 2016 12:11 AM

2016 Asian Hockey Champions Trophy: India to clash against arch rivals Pakistan

The 4th edition of the Asian Champions Trophy being played at Malaysia shall witness India will take on arch rivals in a mouthwatering encounter on Sunday.

News Nation Bureau | Oct 24, 2016 12:09 AM