Ranchi Rays Register 2nd Consecutive Win: HIL 2016

Ashley Jackson continued to lead the Ranchi Rays by example as the defending champions beat Delhi Waveriders 2-1 in their first home game of the 2016 Hockey India League at the Astroturf Hockey Stadium in Ranchi on Tuesday. Skipper Jackson scored twice from penalty corners to help his side recover from a 0-1 deficit and

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Uttar Pradesh Wizards Suffer Second Defeat: HIL 2016

The Uttar Pradesh Wizards suffered their second successive defeat on home turf at the hands of Delhi Waveriders on Saturday. At the Major Dhyan Chand Stadium in Lucknow, the PR Sreejesh-led team went down 1-3 against the visitors in an evenly contested game. Indian defender Rupinderpal Singh and Steven Edwards scored for the Waveriders while

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Hockey World League: India Beat Netherlands To Win Bronze

On Sunday, Raipur witnessed an edge-of-the-seat contest between India and Netherlands for the Bronze medal at the FIH Hockey World League Final. Having failed to register even a single victory in the group stages, the men in blue made it to the semi finals after beating Great Britain 2-1 in the Quarter-finals. They narrowly lost

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Hockey World League: India Men Settle For Fourth Spot

A below-par performance from the Indian men’s hockey team resulted in a 5-1 loss against Great Britain in the 3rd place playoff match at the FIH Hockey World League. With this defeat, India finish fourth and will not be a very happy unit as they depart from Antwerp. Alastair Brogdon, Chris Griffiths, Ashley Jackson, Adam

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Florent van Aubel Hat-trick Downs India 4-0 In Semis

A dominant display of hockey from the Belgian men’s hockey team saw them defeat India 4-0 in the second semifinal of the Fintro Hockey World League in Antwerp on Friday. Striker Florent van Aubel scored an early field goal and two penalty corners to complete his hat-trick. He was joined by Tanguy Cosyns, who scored

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Kalinga Lancers Draw 2-2 Against Delhi Waveriders

As the battle for the semifinal spot heats up, the Kalinga Lancers took on defending champions Delhi Waveriders at the Kalinga hockey stadium in Bhubaneshwar. It was an important game for both the teams as a victory for the visitors would have improved their chances of making it to the top four. On the other

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Delhi Waveriders – Defending Champions Are Tournament Favourites

The third edition of the Hockey India League commenced on Thursday at the Kalinga stadium in Bhubaneshwar. One of the teams to watch out for in the league will be the Delhi Waveriders. The defending champions are a very strong unit and will look to win their second HIL title in a row. Here is

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Hockey India League Preview: Back With A Bang

The Hero Hockey India League is into it’s third edition and this one promises to be better than before. Here is a quick preview The Indian hockey team’s Asiad gold medal winning effort last year and string of good performances against Australia and at the Champions Trophy have caught the public eye and there is an increased interest in the likes of Sardara Singh and his cohorts. Also, the presence

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Indian Hockey Recap: A Profitable Year

Indian hockey has had a wonderful 2014. A year which saw our team win the Asian Games title and perform well at the Champions Trophy and Commonwealth Games respectively.



FIH Champions Trophy Hockey 2014: How India Performed

The Indian men’s hockey team ended their FIH Champions Trophy campaign with another defeat. They lost to Australia by 2 goals to 1 and let the bronze medal slip off their hands. After a poor start to the tournament, India came back strongly, winning the last league game against the Dutch and the quarterfinal against

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