Punjab Warriors Beat Mumbai To Claim Top Spot: HIL 2016

Match 7 of the Coal India Hockey India League was played between the Jaypee Punjab Warriors and Dabang Mumbai at the Sector 42 Hockey stadium in Chandigarh. On a cold Sunday evening, it was the home side that prevailed with a 3-1 victory and hence picked up five points to go to the top of

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Punjab Warriors Avenge 2015 Defeat Against Ranchi: HIL 2016

Tuesday witnessed two Hockey India League heavyweights up against each other as the Jaypee Punjab Warriors took on defending champions Ranchi Rays in Mohali. In a closely-fought encounter, the home side escaped with a narrow 2-0 win, thus avenging their defeat in the 2015 HIL final. Interestingly, this was the first win for the Punjab

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Hockey India League 2016: Ranchi Look To Defend Title

The fourth season of the Coal India Hockey India League kicks off tomorrow. The new-look league comes with new squads, new coaches and also with an increase in the tournament prize money. At the end of the three-year contract period, Fresh auctions were held and teams managed to retain a handful of players along with

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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 Lose In Semifinal

After a stunning 2-1 win against Great Britain in the quarterfinals, India lost a hard-fought semifinal game against Belgium at the FIH Hockey World League Final in Raipur on Saturday. Cedric Charlier’s first-quarter goal was the only one scored in the entire match and Belgium took the game 1-0. They meet Australia in the finals

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Hockey World League: India Outsmart Britain In QF

How often do we see a bottom placed team knock the best team out of the tournament? Thursday saw a similar situation when host nation India got the better of Great Britain by a margin of 2-1 in the 3rd quarterfinal of the FIH Hockey World League Final in Raipur. Unbeaten in the tournament so

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Akashdeep Singh Helps India Draw Against Germany: HWL

A last-quarter goal from Akashdeep Singh ensured a 1-1 draw for India against Germany in their second pool ‘B’ clash at the FIH Hockey World League Final on Saturday. The Indian forward scored in the 47th minute, thus cancelling out Niklas Wellen’s 6th minute goal. First half: Wellen puts Germany ahead with early goal, India

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HIL Auctions – Moritz Fuerste Goes For $105,000

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

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HIL Auction: Sardar Singh and Rupinder Under The Hammer

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

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Jasjit Singh Takes India To HWL Semifinals

Two brilliant penalty corner goals by defender Jasjit Singh Kular helped India beat Malaysia 3-2 in the quarterfinals of the Fintro Hockey World League at Antwerp, Belgium. India made an inspiring comeback to come out winners in a crucial knockout game. India trailed by a goal until the last eleven minutes of play but continued

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