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
Top names of Indian Hockey Team – Sardar Singh and Rupinder Pal Singh – are all set to be the major attractions in this year’s Hockey India League Auctions. Sardar, who is the captain of the Indian team, is expected to attract a lot of attention. Apart from these two, there will be around 135
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
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.
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
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
If Punjab even lived to see the light of day, it is only because of this man standing guard of their goal. Jaap Stockmann blocked countless shots from the Delhi attacking line.
If it were not for the Dabang Goalkeeper D’souza, Ranchi Rays would have scored a winner surely. D’Souza made some amazing saves to stop the Ranchi Rays from scoring again.
With the score at 3-1, there was still enough time for another penalty corner conversion by the expert VR Raghunath. Uttar Pradesh raised the hopes for a comeback like they did against Delhi Waveriders.
However, if anyone wrote game over at that, they were to be proven wrong soon. Ramandeep Singh, who had been having an amazing game, was at the right place at the right time.