Hockey India Announce Nomination For Annual Awards

Hockey India has announced the nominations for their annual awards which will be held in Bengaluru on March 26. This will be the second edition of the coveted awards and it will be given on the basis of the performance in 2015 and overall contribution to the game. It will have total prize money of

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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 World League: India Lose In Semifinal

After a stunning 2-1 win against Great Britain in the quarterfinals, India lost a hard-fought semifinal game against Belgium at the FIH Hockey World League Final in Raipur on Saturday. Cedric Charlier’s first-quarter goal was the only one scored in the entire match and Belgium took the game 1-0. They meet Australia in the finals

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Akashdeep Singh Helps India Draw Against Germany: HWL

A last-quarter goal from Akashdeep Singh ensured a 1-1 draw for India against Germany in their second pool ‘B’ clash at the FIH Hockey World League Final on Saturday. The Indian forward scored in the 47th minute, thus cancelling out Niklas Wellen’s 6th minute goal. First half: Wellen puts Germany ahead with early goal, India

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Hockey: India Win Third Test, But Lose Series On Penalty

In a thriller of a contest between India and Australia in the third and final hockey test, Akashdeep Singh’s goal won the game for the hosts. Rupinder Pal Singh and VR Raghunath also scored for India’s 3-2 win over the world champions. Late goal seals it for India With a win needed to save the

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Indian Hockey Team Level Series With Spain

After a disappointing start to its Spain tour, the Indian hockey team bounced back with vengeance in the second match to go level in the series. In a close battle between the two teams, the final score read 2-0 in favour of the visitors. Indian forwards Akashdeep and Ramandeep scored the goals for India. The

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Jasjit Singh Takes India To HWL Semifinals

Two brilliant penalty corner goals by defender Jasjit Singh Kular helped India beat Malaysia 3-2 in the quarterfinals of the Fintro Hockey World League at Antwerp, Belgium. India made an inspiring comeback to come out winners in a crucial knockout game. India trailed by a goal until the last eleven minutes of play but continued

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Chris Ciriello Scores Hat-trick; India Beaten 6-2 By Aussies

The Indian men’s hockey team faced world leaders Australia in their final pool ‘A’ match in Antwerp, Belgium on Sunday. Hockey fans flocked in large numbers at the KHC Dragons stadium to witness this mouth-watering contest. Riding on three superb penalty corner goals from Chris Ciriello, Australia outplayed India by a margin of 6-2. First

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Hockey World League: India Men Clinch Last-Minute Thriller

A thrilling last-minute goal from Ramandeep Singh saw India clinch a 3-2 win against France in their first match of the Fintro Hockey World League Semifinals in Antwerp, Belgium. With this win,India have picked up 3 points and sit pretty on top of the pool A table of the Hockey World League. First quarter: Sanchez

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Akashdeep Singh Scores Brace As India Beats Japan

Two goals from striker Akashdeep Singh helped India script a massive 4-0 victory over Japan in the final game of the 4-match test series at the Kalinga hockey stadium in Bhubaneswar on Saturday. VR Raghunath and Dharamvir Singh were the other goalscorers for India. With this win, India completed a convincing 3-0 series win over

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