After a tight 1-1 draw in the series opener, the Indian men’s hockey team displayed a much stronger performance to beat Japan 2-0 in the second match of the ongoing India-Japan hockey series. Goals from forwards SK Uthappa and Dharamvir Singh ensured that India went 1-0 up in the 4-match series. First Quarter: Defenders spring
Will the Sultan Azlan Shah Cup, the first international tournament of 2015 see the Indian senior men’s hockey team crown themselves in glory? Well, it’s a tough question to answer as the Sardar Singh-led side is unlikely to have a stroll in the park at Ipoh given the fact that the 2015 edition features world
After going four goals down, the Indians managed to show some quality hockey in the last quarter.
Here is a quick overview of the Indian Men’s and Women’s Hockey teams and the matches they will be playing at the Asian Games 2014. Sports Rediscovered team wishes them the best ! Indian Men’s Hockey Team: FIH World Ranking-9 Coach-Terry Walsh Captain-Sardara Singh (191 caps) Squad- Goalkeeper: PR Sreejesh(vc) Defenders: Birendra Lakra, Rupinder Pal
“Everyone is his own coach because nobody can tell you what your weaknesses are, only you know,” – Indian captain Sardara Singh
Sardara Singh, captain of the Indian Men’s Hockey Team, has been named the flagbearer for the Indian contingent for the opening ceremony of the 2014 Asian Games in Incheon, South Korea. The event is scheduled to be held on Friday. The 29 year old skipper was also part of the Asian Games torch relay in India