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Asian Champion Trophy: India beat Pakistan 3-2 October 24, 2016 05:13

In a preliminary league match of the fourth Asian Champions Trophy hockey tournament, top-ranked India earn a 3-2 victory over defending champion Pakistan. India exhibited a composed defence when under pressure from early Pakistan raids…

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PM Modi leads praise of Indian hockey team! June 18, 2016 10:33

Great moment for Indians! The Indian team earned a silver medal in its best ever performance in the prestigious tournament after beating world champions Australia by 1-3 in a controversy-marred summit clash penalty shootout. From…

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Defender Sushila Chanu Pukhrambam to lead hockey team May 23, 2016 12:32

In a four-nation tournament in Darwin, Australia, Defender Sushila Chanu Pukhrambam is all set to lead a 17-member Indian women’s hockey team. The tournament that is seen as a preparation for the Rio Olympics would…

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India vying to host 2018 Hockey World Cup September 12, 2013 09:52

India is vying to host the 2018 Hockey World Cup for both men and women tournament. It has placed its before the International Hockey Federation  (FIH) along with four other countries — Australia, England, Malaysia,…

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Indian Hockey girls team clinch bronze at World Cup August 05, 2013 09:56

Indian girls brought more pride to the nation after the Indian Junior Women's hockey team bagged their first World Cup medal in  Monchengladbach, Germany by defeating England on 3-2 on penalties. With this, Indian team…

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India Women's Junior Hockey Team sail to World Cup semis for the first time August 01, 2013 13:17

Indian Women's Junior Team created history as they ousted Spain 4-2 to qualify for the  semifinals of the Women's Junior Hockey World Cup. This is the first time than women's junior hockey team has come…

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Dhyan Chand nominated for Bharat Ratna July 19, 2013 12:55

For Indian Sports Ministry, late Indian hockey player Dhyan Chand seemed a more deserving candidate for country's highest civilian award “Bharat Ratna” over cricket maestro Sachin Tendulkar. Hence, they decided to nominate the three-time Olympic…

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Junior women's hockey team leaves for battle July 15, 2013 09:52

Our nation's junior women's team is on their way to play in the junior Hockey World Cup scheduled to be held in Germany. From 27th July to 4th  August, Germany is the host for the…

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Hockey Federation's elite Champions Trophy in New Delhi August 17, 2011 06:56

The inaugural Asian Champions Trophy in China next month will launch India's bid to qualify for the London Olympics, the team's new Australian coach said on Thursday. Michael Nobbs, who took charge of India in…

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Settlement between Hockey India (HI) and Indian Hockey Federation July 30, 2011 10:41

Incensed at the sports ministry’s ‘settlement’ between Hockey India (HI) and Indian Hockey Federation (IHF), the International Hockey Federation (FIH) said on Friday that they will take away the hosting rights of international tournaments from…

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Drag-flick glory beckons Rupinder Pal July 08, 2011 12:18

BANGALORE: The last Sultan Azlan Shah Cup tournament was a forgettable experience for the Indian hockey team but for the emergence of another promising talent. The gangling Rupinder Pal Singh hit the headlines by being…

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India's new hockey coach Michael Jack Nobbs June 29, 2011 13:38

india's new hockey coach Michael Jack Nobbs says that though his immediate priority is to see the eight-time Olympic champions qualify for the London Games, his ultimate goal is to get India back as a…

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