The Indian hockey team came up with good performances in the opening warm-up games on their tour of New Zealand. Playing New Zealand A, the Indian team managed to win comfortably in both the games. Indian Hockey Team performs well against New Zealand A In the first game, India managed to score a quick goal
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
The first of the two semifinals at the Hockey India League was played between 2nd placed Ranchi Rays and 3rd placed Uttar Pradesh Wizards and saw the Ranchi Rays win in a tie breaker. 1st quarter:No chances created in first 15 minutes The first quarter saw both the teams get off to a strong start.
As the Hockey India League kicks off the 2015 season it is a good time to remind ourselves about some of the top Indian Hockey players of 2014. 2014 was a good year for Indian hockey. The Indian hockey team’s Asiad gold medal winning effort last year and string of good performances against Australia and
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.
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
Akashdeep Singh was unmarked and converted a goal from close range to send the 7000 people at the Kalinga stadium into wild celebrations. The quiet relaxed celebrations by Akashdeep indicate a calm and collected mind. To add to the calm mind, Akashdeep has this nice habit of scoring crucial goals for India.One wishes that he remains a creature of habit !
It was a stellar show by the Indian men’s hockey team as they handed the Australians a crushing 3-1 defeat in the final game of the 4-match test series. With this result, India also won the series by a convincing 3-1 margin. This Sardara Singh led team has shown great character throughout the series. A