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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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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Rani Rampal Keeps Olympic Dream Alive For India

A first-quarter goal from striker Rani Rampal helped the Indian women’s hockey team bag the 5th position at the FIH Hockey World League semifinals in Antwerp, Belgium. India defeated Japan 1-0 in the 5th-6th place playoff and are still in the race for a spot in the 2016 Rio Olympics. First half: Rani Rampal scores

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FIH Hockey World League Recap: Indian Men Shine

The FIH Hockey World League was a memorable outing for India. The men’s team secured their place in the semi finals while the women’s team have kept their chances alive. Despite the results, the tournament has been a great platform for the Indian teams to showcase their ability in the International circuit. The Tournament is

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Indian Women Hockey Team Lose To Netherlands

The Indian women’s hockey team fell to a mighty 7-0 defeat against World no.1 Netherlands in the first quarterfinal of the Belgium leg of the FIH Hockey World League. The Indian eves, ranked 13th in the world, were no match for the Oranje and are hence out of contention for a spot in the Olympics. Caia van

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Jodie Kenny Smashes Four; Australia Women Beat India 4-0

After a successful outing against Poland, the Indian women’s hockey team faced world no. 2 Australia in their final pool ‘B’ match. With a win needed to stay in the top half of the table, India had to play out of their skins to contain the Hockeyroos. Despite a valiant fight by the Indian eves,

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Hockey World League: Indian Women Suffer Second Defeat

Indian Women’s Hockey Team suffered their second defeat in the FIH Hockey World League after going down to New Zealand 5-0. Forgettable Day for Indian eves at Hockey World League The Indian Team came into the match after a defeat against Belgium and were looking to bounce back. Things, however, went out of their hands

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Hockey World League: Indian Women Lose To Belgium

The Indian women’s hockey team faced hosts Belgium in their opening game of the Fintro Hockey World League in Antwerp, Belgium on Saturday. Ranked 12th, the hosts are just one spot above the Indians (13) in the FIH women’s world rankings. In a closely fought contest, Belgium beat India 1-0 with skipper Lieselotte Van Lindt

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Hockey World League: Upbeat India Take On France

The FIH Hockey World League (HWL) kicks off today in Antwerp, Belgium and all eyes would be on the Indian men’s and women’s hockey teams. The men in blue have already made it to the Hockey World League finals and the Rio Olympics and will enter the league without any pressure. The women’s team on

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