Rio 2016: Indian Eves Will Trouble Opponents- Selma D’Silva

The Indian women’s Hockey team have made it to the Olympics after 36 long years and one can sense that good times lie ahead in context of the Indian hockey scenario. We at Sports Rediscovered spoke to former Indian woman hockey player and 1980 Olympian Selma D’Silva and she is elated upon the entry of

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Rio Olympics: Group For Indian Hockey Team Revealed

The Indian Hockey team will play alongside the likes of Germany and Netherlands in Pool B at the 2016 Rio Olympics. World No.2 Netherlands is expected to be a big challenge for India in a group, which also contains Argentina (6), Ireland (12), and Canada (14). India, however, enjoyed a win against Netherlands recently in

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OLX Should Correct Disrespectful Mention Of Indian Hockey Team

OLX, a national online classifieds marketplace, has made disrespectful mention of the Indian Hockey team in their new radio advertisement. This is something we should protest against as it is not in sportsmanship and needlessly disparages our national sport. The radio Advertisement was aired on 92.7 FM on December 2, 2015 and was aimed at

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Sultan Johor Cup: Indian Team Finishes Second

The Indian junior men’s hockey team finished second in the Sultan Johor Cup Hockey Tournament after losing in the final to Great Britain. Nail-biting finish at the Sultan Johor Cup India and Britain were engaged in a nail-biting final at the Sultan Johor Cup. Indians started off on the back foot as Britain went one

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Johor Cup: India Junior Hockey Team Beat Argentina

The Indian junior hockey team came up with a 3-2 win against Argentina in the Sultan of Johor Cup held in Malaysia. The Indian junior hockey team forwards were on top of their game and broke through the opponents defense in the 3rd minute itself. Arman Qureshi was the scorer and just 8 minutes later,

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Rio Olympics: 36 Year Wait of Indian Women Ends

The Indian Women’s Hockey team has booked their berth for the 2016 Rio Olympics thanks to their performance at the Hockey World League. This is only the second Olympic qualification for the Women’s Hockey team. The team first qualified for Olympics back in 1980 and had finished fourth back then. The qualification came after their

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Happy Birthday Major Dhyan Chand

August 29 marks the Birthday of legendary Indian Hockey player Dhyan Chand. Here is our ode to the legend who changed the face of Hockey in India. Indian Hockey Team had a glorious past. They gave nightmares to every other team in the world. India won 8 gold medals in field hockey in the Olympics.Three

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Memorable Pre-Independence Indian Sports Moments

The Pre-Independence India had its fair share of success in sports. As the nation is all set to celebrate Independence Day this year, here is a look back at some of those memorable Pre-Independence Indian Sports Moments that we should remember on the special day. #1 Norman Pitchard wins Two Medals (1900) Norman Pitchard became

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U21 Volvo Invitational: Bronze for Indian Eves

The Indian hockey U-21 team faced mixed results at the Volvo Invitational Tournament as the Women’s team earned a 3rd spot, while the men’s team failed to register a podium finish. Indian eves goalkeeper Inderjeet Kaur helps India achieve 3rd position at the Volvo Invitational The Indian women’s team lost just twice in the tournament

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Indian Hockey Monthly Review: Paul Van Ass Sacked

July was an eventful month for Indian hockey as a series of events took place over the last five weeks or so. The chief highlight has been the sacking of men’s team coach Paul van Ass. The decision of discontinuing the services of the Dutchman was taken by a committee of former players and Olympians

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