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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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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Savita Punia, Rani Shine As India Beat Italy On Penalties

A spirited performance from the Indian women’s hockey team saw them defeat Italy 5-4 on penalties in the first match of the 5th-8th position playoffs. After the game ended on 1-1 at full time, the outcome was decided through a penalty shootout. Indian goalkeeper Savita Punia put up a brilliant show under the goal post

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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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Ritu Rani Stars In Indias 3-1 Win Over Poland

Indian skipper Ritu Rani’s last minute goal saw India finish on the top of the tree in round two of the Womens Hockey World League. Vandana Katariya and Rani Rampal were the others on the scoresheet as India beat Poland by three goals to one. 1st Quarter: India On The Ascendency; Vandana Katariya scores As

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