Indian Hockey Legend Zafar Iqbal Declared the 1st #KheloIndia Women's Hockey League

Indian hockey legend Zafar Iqbal declared the 1st #KheloIndia Women's Hockey League (U-16) open at the Major Dhyanchand National Stadium. Phase 1 of the tournament, scheduled until August 23, started earlier in the morning.
#ZafarIqbal #IANSIndia #Indian #KheloIndiaWomensHockeyLeague #DhyanchandNationalStadium #News #Sports #Hockey

2 days ago

Indian Hockey: milestones of glory

The Indian hockey team won six successive Olympic golds at the Summer Games. Led by the legendary Dhyan Chand, the Indians dominated the sport. India's hockey fortunes started to dwindle post the advent of astroturf in the 1980s. The game, mired in organisational chaos, needed a catalyst for change at the 2014 Asian Games in Incheon.
#DhyanChand #DeccanHerald #Indian #Olympic #India #News #Sports #Hockey

3 days ago

Umpire Rudi Koertzen passes away aged 73

Rudi Koertzen was an umpire in 1981 and officiated his first international fixture in 1992. He was 43 when he stood in his first test in port Elizabeth. In 2002, he became a member of the elite panel.
#RudiKoertzen #Sportstar #Elizabeth #Sports #TeamSports #Hockey

1 weeks ago

CWG: Clock trouble proves costly as India lose to Australia in women’s hockey semi-final

Indian women's hockey team lost 3-0 to australia in a penalty shootout. Captain Savita Punia was denied a save off the first shot by australia. The umpire informed that the clock did not start with lalremsiami ready to take india's first shot.
#SavitaPunia #SportsNews #Indian #dia #News #SportsNews #Sports

1 weeks ago

Canada, England players come to blows at CWG hockey

Balraj Panesar was shown the red card during their final group stage match against England. Panesar got into a tangle with forward Chris Griffiths during the half-hour mark. England were leading 4-1 and were in the hunt for the fifth when Panesar clashed with Griffiths.
#BalrajPanesar #SportsNews #England #Sports #TeamSports #Hockey

1 weeks ago

Commonwealth Games 2022: Indian Men's Hockey Team climb to top of group after 8-0 win

Indian Men's Hockey Team continued their unbeaten run at the Commonwealth Games 2022 as they defeated Canada 8-0 on Wednesday in Birmingham. Harmanpreet Singh (7', 56'), and Akashdeep Singh (37', 60') scored a brace each, while Amit Rohidas (10), Lalit Kumar Upadhyay (20), Gurjant Singh (27'), and Mandeep Singh (58') scored one goal each. India climbed to the top of the Pool B table with 7 points in 3 games.
#HarmanpreetSingh #Indian #CommonwealthGames #Canada #News #Sports #Hockey

2 days ago

India vs Canada Live Streaming CWG 2022: When & Where to watch IND vs CAN match

India take on Canada in their third match of the Commonwealth Games 2022. The match will be played in Birmingham, England on August 3, Wednesday. India lost 4-4 to England in their second match in the hockey match on Monday. India were down to just nine men for quite sometime in the fourth quarter due to yellow cards to Varun Kumar and Gurjant Singh.
#VarunKumar #IND #India #Sports #TeamSports #Hockey

2 weeks ago

Commonwealth Games 2022: Indian women's Hockey team seek Tokyo inspiration to end medal drought

Indian women's hockey team take on minnows Ghana in opening match of Commonwealth Games. Savita Punia-led side finished fourth at last edition of Games in Gold Coast. Indian women are clubbed in Pool A alongside hosts England, Canada, Wales and Ghana. Janneke Schopman-coached side would be itching to prove their detractors wrong.
#SavitaPuni #CommonwealthGames #Indian #Tokyo #News #Sports #Hockey


Hero Asia Cup 2022 to commence on May 23, Indian men's hockey team to kickstart campaign against arch-rivals Pakistan

The Hero Asia Cup 2022 men's hockey tournament will take place from May 23 to June 1, 2022, in Jakarta, Indonesia. Team India are one of the most successful teams at the continental hockey tournament with three titles to their name, one each in 2003, 2007 and 2017. India kickstart their campaign against arch-rivals Pakistan on May 23 in Pool A.
#HeroAsiaCup2022 #Indian #Pakistan #News #Sports #Hockey

2 days ago

Commonwealth Games: Decoding the stats of Indian men's hockey team

Commonwealth Games is set to begin from July 28 onwards in Birmingham, England. India will be making an 18th appearance at the prestigious event. The Indian men's hockey team bagged a historic bronze medal at 2020 Tokyo Olympics last year. India have scored 87 goals at the CWG and conceded 71 goals.
#CommonwealthGames #Indian #Birmingham #News #Sports #Hockey


Our manner of playing has changed: Indian Women’s Hockey Team Coach Janneke Schopman

Chief Coach Janneke Schopman expressed that his side will come up with a changed strategy for the mega event. Indian team will have a training camp before the Commonwealth Games in Nottingham. The Indian team, captained by Savita, begin their campaign on 29 July in Birmingham with the game against Ghana.
#JannekeSchopman #ZeeNews #Indian #CommonwealthGames #Nottingham #Sports #TeamSports #Hockey

4 weeks ago

FIH accepts Narinder Batra's resignation, set to appoint acting president

Narinder Batra resigned from the post of International Hockey Federation (FIH) president. Batra relinquished all three top posts -- IOA chief, IOC member and FIH head -- he was holding. FIH has decided to appoint acting president until the FIH congress appoints a person to fill the vacancy.
#NarinderBatra #InternationalHockeyFederation #Sports #TeamSports #Hockey

1 months ago

Narinder Batra resigns as International Hockey Federation president after quitting from IOA and IOC

Narinder Batra has resigned from the President post of the International Hockey Federation. Batra also resigns from IOA and IOC respectively. Delhi High Court had placed Hockey India under a three-member Committee of Administrators (CoA) after observing that it had violated the National Sports Code.
#NarinderBatra #InternationalHockeyFederation #NationalSportsCode #Sports #TeamSports #Hockey

1 months ago

Commonwealth Games 2022: Lalremsiami makes BIG statement after World Cup exit, says 'We are disappointed but...'

The Indian women's hockey team look to start afresh for the upcoming Commonwealth Games 2022. The 22-year-old scored a goal against new Zealand in the pool stage match. She said that the team will work on the mistakes and start.
#Lalremsiami #ZeeNews #Indian #CommonwealthGames #Sports #TeamSports #Hockey

1 months ago

Will try our level best to win hockey gold in CWG 2022: Harmanpreet Singh

India men's team vice-captain Harmanpreet Singh believes the team's performance in the tough FIH Pro League matches recently will hold the side in good stead when it begins its campaign in the at Birmingham later this month. Indian will take on Ghana in their first match of the Commonwealth Games on July 31.
#HarmanpreetSingh #BusinessStandardNews #FIHProLeague #Indian #India #News #Sports #Hockey

3 days ago

IND W vs JPN W LIVE score and updates, Women's Hockey World Cup match

India Women's hockey team will take on Japan in their FIH Hockey World Cup fixture on Wednesday (July 13), starting at 8:00 PM (IST) Captain Savita Punia led her team to their first win at the World Cup against Canada. The Indian team defeated Canada 3-2 in the penalty shootout to progress to the 9-12th placings of the tournament.
#SavitaPunia #IND #FIHHockeyWorldCup #WorldCup #India #Sports #TeamSports #Hockey

1 months ago

India vs Japan live streaming: How to watch FIH Women's Hockey World Cup 2022 match?

India play Japan in the 9-12th place play-off match in the FIH Women's Hockey World Cup. India failed to qualify for the second round after finishing third in the preliminary stage. A victory in the match can see India finish as high as ninth in the marquee competition. India lost 1-0 to Spain in their cross-over match, which could have given them a chance to move to quarterfinals.
#FIHWomensHockeyWorldCup #FIHWomensHockeyWorldCup202 #India #Sports #TeamSports #Hockey

1 months ago

India’s World Cup dream ends after loss to Spain in crossover match

The Indian women’s hockey team crashed out of the FIH World Cup title race after losing 0-1 to co-hosts Spain in a hard-fought crossover match. Marta Segu scored from a rebound just three minutes from the final hooter to exit from the knock-out rounds.
#MartaSegu #Indian #FIHWorldCup #Spain #Sports #TeamSports #Hockey

1 months ago

Women's Hockey World Cup: Heartbreak for India as Spain march into QFs

Marta Segu (57') scored the lone goal of the match for hosts Spain. The Indian Women's Team will next play against Canada in the 9th to 16th placing match. The match was a must-win crossover match at the FIH Hockey Women's World Cup.
#MartaSegu #HockeyWorldCup #FIHHockeyWomensWorldCup #India #Sports #TeamSports #Hockey

1 months ago

India vs Spain Live Streaming Women's Hockey World Cup 2022

India face joint-hosts Spain in the crossover stage of the FIH Hockey World Cup 2022. The match will be played in the Estadi Olimpic de Terrassa, on the outskirts of Barcelona. India finished third in pool B, despite losing to New Zealand 4-3 in their final match. Spain qualified second in pool C, beating South Korea and Canada.
#FIHHockeyWorldCup2022 #HockeyWorldCup #India #Sports #TeamSports #Hockey

1 months ago