Ashley Jackson continued to lead the Ranchi Rays by example as the defending champions beat Delhi Waveriders 2-1 in their first home game of the 2016 Hockey India League at the Astroturf Hockey Stadium in Ranchi on Tuesday. Skipper Jackson scored twice from penalty corners to help his side recover from a 0-1 deficit and
A stunning last-quarter effort from the Ranchi Rays, led by skipper Ashley Jackson helped them pick up five points and join the league leaders. The Rays defeated Uttar Pradesh Wizards 4-2 at the Major Dhyan Chand Stadium in Lucknow on Friday. The Wizards, who were leading for most part of the game were jolted by
Tuesday witnessed two Hockey India League heavyweights up against each other as the Jaypee Punjab Warriors took on defending champions Ranchi Rays in Mohali. In a closely-fought encounter, the home side escaped with a narrow 2-0 win, thus avenging their defeat in the 2015 HIL final. Interestingly, this was the first win for the Punjab
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
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
The first of the two semifinals at the Hockey India League was played between 2nd placed Ranchi Rays and 3rd placed Uttar Pradesh Wizards and saw the Ranchi Rays win in a tie breaker. 1st quarter:No chances created in first 15 minutes The first quarter saw both the teams get off to a strong start.
After four weeks of non-stop action in the league stage, the Hockey India League is now into its climax. Out of the six teams that participated in the league stage, four have managed to qualify for the Hockey India League semifinals. Punjab Warriors emerged league leaders after defeating Dabang Mumbai in the last league game.
Two last-minute goals from Ranchi Rays skipper Ashley Jackson helped them defeat the Punjab Warriors 3-2. After being 2-1 down till the last minute, Ranchi successfully snatched victory from the jaws of defeat. The win also saw the Ranchi Rays occupy the no. 1 spot on the league table for the first time. Punjab Warriors
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
Delhi Waveriders made full use of their home advantage to secure a comprehensive 2-0 victory over Ranchi Rays in today’s league game. The visitors were humbled by the superior strategies of the home team, who are now placed at the fourth position in the points table. The Ranchi outfit, though, managed to secure the top