The Uttar Pradesh Wizards suffered their second successive defeat on home turf at the hands of Delhi Waveriders on Saturday. At the Major Dhyan Chand Stadium in Lucknow, the PR Sreejesh-led team went down 1-3 against the visitors in an evenly contested game. Indian defender Rupinderpal Singh and Steven Edwards scored for the Waveriders while
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
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
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
An early second half goal from Yuvraj Walmiki earned the defending champions a third place finish in the 2015 edition of the Hockey India League. The slender win also saw Rupinder Pal Singh net his first goal of the 2015 HIL. 1st quarter: Rupinder Pal Singh Breaks The Jinx Cedric D’Souza’s men began brightly with
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.
Delhi Waveriders and Uttar Pradesh Wizards faced each other in their last league game of Hero Hockey India League 2015. While both the teams have already qualified for the semi-finals, a victory for the UP Wizards was important as it was their last chance to get back to the top of the table. In a
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