UP Wizards Edge Out Kalinga In Seven-Goal Thriller

The opening game of the Coal India Hockey India League 2016 was played on Monday and was no less than an edge-of-the-seat thriller. In a nail-biting encounter where seven goals were scored, the Uttar Pradesh Wizards made a terrific comeback to beat hosts Kalinga Lancers 8-6 (2 points for a goal being scored according to

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Hockey India League 2016: Ranchi Look To Defend Title

The fourth season of the Coal India Hockey India League kicks off tomorrow. The new-look league comes with new squads, new coaches and also with an increase in the tournament prize money. At the end of the three-year contract period, Fresh auctions were held and teams managed to retain a handful of players along with

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HIL Auctions – Moritz Fuerste Goes For $105,000

The new rules introduced by the Hockey India League have made the teams opt for more strikers to earn extra goal points. Hockey India’s announcement that every field goal would be awarded two goals each,was done to bring about more exciting play and there was a direct impact on the auctions. The teams chose to

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Hockey India League 2015: The Good, The Bad And The Ugly

The Hockey India League concluded with the Ranchi Rays claiming the title. The penalty shoot-out was perhaps a fitting end to what was an exciting tournament. Hockey India League: The Good- Ranchi Rays, UP Wizards And Punjab Warriors Ranchi Rays In terms of performances put up, there is absolutely no doubt that the Punjab Warriors

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Hockey India League: Tournament So Far

As the third season of the Hero Hockey India League enters its final week, the top 4 teams that will be playing the semi finals have been determined. Uttar Pradesh Wizards, Ranchi Rays, Punjab Warriors and Delhi Waveriders will battle it out for a place in the big final. Hero Hockey India League table: End

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Kalinga Lancers Come Back To Beat Delhi Waveriders

Kalinga Lancers ended their Hockey India League 2015 campaign with a 2-1 victory over hosts Delhi Waveriders at Major Dhyan Chand National Stadium on Sunday. The Kalinga Lancers were already out of contention for the top four, even before the match began. But they showed good team spirit in winning their last game of the

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Kalinga Lancers Draw 2-2 Against Delhi Waveriders

As the battle for the semifinal spot heats up, the Kalinga Lancers took on defending champions Delhi Waveriders at the Kalinga hockey stadium in Bhubaneshwar. It was an important game for both the teams as a victory for the visitors would have improved their chances of making it to the top four. On the other

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HIL Points Table: Punjab Lead & Semi Final Scenarios

The Hero Hockey India League is into its third week and it has been a brilliant journey so far. While some teams have managed to recover from early defeats, some other teams have not been able to keep the momentum going. The Punjab Warriors have continued their stay at the no. 1 spot on the

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Dabang Mumbai Record First Win To Keep Hopes Alive

In a turn of fates, Dabang Mumbai recorded their first win of the 2015 Hockey India League in front of their home crowd on Sunday. The win has come against Kalinga Lancers, another side that has been struggling to keep up with the other teams. A Slow-Paced Game Right from the first quarter, both teams

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Ashley Jackson Stars In Ranchi 4-0 Win Against Kalinga

As if a comprehensive 3-0 lead was not enough for the Ranchi Rays, Ashley Jackson converted his third penalty corner of the match in the 41st minute, to take the game miles out of the opposition’s reach.