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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UP Wizards Edge Out Kalinga In Seven-Goal Thriller

The opening game of the Coal India Hockey India League 2016 was played on Monday and was no less than an edge-of-the-seat thriller. In a nail-biting encounter where seven goals were scored, the Uttar Pradesh Wizards made a terrific comeback to beat hosts Kalinga Lancers 8-6 (2 points for a goal being scored according to

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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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Delhi Waveriders Salvage Draw Against UP Wizards

Delhi Waveriders and Uttar Pradesh Wizards faced each other in their last league game of Hero Hockey India League 2015. While both the teams have already qualified for the semi-finals, a victory for the UP Wizards was important as it was their last chance to get back to the top of the table. In a

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Hockey India League: Tournament So Far

As the third season of the Hero Hockey India League enters its final week, the top 4 teams that will be playing the semi finals have been determined. Uttar Pradesh Wizards, Ranchi Rays, Punjab Warriors and Delhi Waveriders will battle it out for a place in the big final. Hero Hockey India League table: End

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Harjeet Singh Knocks Dabang Mumbai Out

A 2-2 draw against the U.P Wizards saw Dabang Mumbai fall out of contention for the semifinals of the 2015 Hockey India League. Valentin Altenburg’s side threw away their 2-1 lead as Harjeet Singh’s sensational goal ensured that Dabang Mumbai would finish at the bottom of the table. Tom Boon Sits Out Valentin Altenberg returned

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Bob De Voogd Scores Brace To Blow Mumbai Away

Dutch international Bob de Voogd netted a brace as the Uttar Pradesh Wizards trounced Dabang Mumbai 5-1 at Mumbai in the Hockey India League. Having picked up their first win of the campaign in their previous game, Mumbai’s problems were once again exposed in the defeat to the Wizards. Glenn Turner Left Out Dabang Mumbai

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HIL Points Table: Punjab Lead & Semi Final Scenarios

The Hero Hockey India League is into its third week and it has been a brilliant journey so far. While some teams have managed to recover from early defeats, some other teams have not been able to keep the momentum going. The Punjab Warriors have continued their stay at the no. 1 spot on the

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HIL: Ranchi Rays Beat Uttar Pradesh Wizards 1-0

Ranchi Rays kept up their good form in the third edition of the Hockey India League, beating Uttar Pradesh Wizards 1-0 at home on Sunday. The win keeps Ranchi Rays at the second position in the points table. Both sides match up to each other in first quarter The first quarter of today’s match saw both

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UP Wizards Hand Punjab Warriors First Defeat

The Uttar Pradesh Wizards put up a brilliant performance on their home ground as they beat league leaders Punjab Warriors with a score of 2-1. Early Goals from captain V.R Raghunath and Ramandeep Singh in the first ten minutes followed by some quality defending ensured the win for UP Wizards. Jamie Dwyer scored the lone

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