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Harjeet Singh to captain Indian team in Junior Hockey World Cup

The 18-member Indian men's hockey team for the upcoming Junior Hockey World Cup shall be captained by mid-fielder Harjeet Singh.

PTI | Nov 24, 2016 12:25 PM

Four nations tournament: Asian Champion India loses to world no 1 Australia

Rupinder Pal Singh’s brace went in vain as Indian men’s hockey team lost 2-3 to hosts Australia in a tense opening game of the four-nation Invitational Tournament on Wednesday.

PTI | Nov 23, 2016 05:37 PM

Fifth edition of Hockey India League to commence from January 21 in Mumbai

Hockey India League is set to once again hit the Indian sporting calendar with the fifth edition of the HIL commencing on January 21 in Mumbai.

PTI | Nov 22, 2016 12:49 PM

Sharif government gives clearance to Pakistani team for junior World Cup Hockey in India

Pakistan Hockey Federation (PHF) has finally got clearance from the government to send its national junior team to Lucknow for the FIH Junior World Cup next month.

PTI | Nov 19, 2016 04:34 PM

Hockey India announces Team for Junior World Cup Men to be held in Lucknow

Hockey India on Friday announced an 18-member Indian junior men’s team for the Junior World Cup scheduled to be held at Lucknow from December 8 to 18.

PTI | Nov 18, 2016 10:29 PM

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