Monday, Dec 22, 2014
December 19, 20149:05 am

Sheikh said the celebrations have been the part of the game and his players were unnecessarily punished by the FIH.

December 16, 201412:27 pm

Though this has been a good year for the men’s hockey team, they are still a work-in-progress.

December 16, 201412:24 pm

The hefty price tag overtook Dutchman Teun de Nooijer’s $87,400 bid form the Uttar Pradesh Wizards.

December 15, 201412:40 pm

Pakistan players’ real test was to be at the stadium, where the crowd welcomed them with unprecedented hostility.

December 15, 20141:22 pm

With trauma of Pakistan loss still fresh in their minds, India lose 2-1 in bronze-medal playoff.

December 14, 20146:16 pm
Pakistan coach Shahnaz Sheikh has already apologized for the team's celebrations. (Source: AP)

Muhammad Tousiq and Ali Amjad will miss the final later on Sunday against Germany.

December 14, 20143:18 pm
Soon after their 4-3 win, Pakistani players went into a frenzy and started celebrating their victory in a wild fashion. (Source: AP)

The Pakistani players made obscene gestures towards Indian fans and media after their win Saturday night.

December 14, 20143:51 am

Pakistan coach Shahnaz Sheikh ran towards the players, slapped his second-choice goalkeeper Amjad Ali and ordered the rest of them to vacate the pitch.

December 14, 201412:22 pm

India squander an early lead, concede late goal to go down to Pakistan 3-4 in a high-voltage semifinal.

December 14, 201410:52 am

Pakistan held their nerve to beat India 4-3 in the semifinal; Pakistan to face Germany, India face Australia.

December 13, 20148:38 am

Against an equally structure-less but dangerous Pakistan side, how well India retain their shape will be a crucial factor.

December 12, 20146:41 pm

9-11 is usually referred to the infamous terrorist attacks on the World Trade Centre in New York.

December 12, 20147:16 am

The Pakistan Hockey Federation, cash-strapped and clueless, didn’t have the funds to send it's team across the border.

December 12, 20147:17 am

India looked erratic, gave away balls too cheaply and did not manage a shot on goal for almost the entire first quarter.

December 11, 20149:54 pm

India come from 0-2 down to beat Belgium 4-2 and set a semis date with arch-rivals Pakistan on Saturday.

December 11, 20145:00 pm

Pakistan's first win over the Dutch in the Champions Trophy in 16 years, a run dating back to 1998 edition.

December 11, 20146:42 am

Kemperman tweeted a picture of him sitting at the poolside of the hotel, with the words: “Only with the feet.”

December 11, 201411:38 am

Gurjinder Singh seems to have lost several kilos since making his senior team debut last year.

December 10, 20149:20 am

Manpreet Singh scored the 47th minute winner which brought India a much-needed win in this tournament.

December 9, 201410:20 pm

Courtesy the result, India finished third in Pool B and will take on Belgium in the quarters on Thursday.

December 10, 201410:02 am

Post London Games, Charlesworth had made his intentions clear that he won’t stay beyond the Glasgow CWG.

December 8, 20142:19 am

Rasquinha said this during a series of tweets after the encounter. “As my session ended, Suhel Seth comes on stage and says, ‘don’t know what that bald guy was doing on a panel on sport, what’s he done”.

December 8, 201411:15 am

On two occasions that India took lead, Argentina replied with an equaliser within seconds. Argentina ultimately won 4-2.

December 7, 201410:10 pm

India will face the Netherlands in their last pool match on Tuesday, which will decide their quarterfinal opponent.

December 7, 201411:55 am

Gaffe at the back with just 20 seconds left see hosts go down 1-0 to Germany in opener

December 6, 201411:07 pm

An error of judgment in the final minute of the game cost Sreejesh and India, as Germany scored.

December 6, 201411:45 am

In its website, the FIH mentioned that it had come up for discussion at its recently concluded Annual Congress.

December 6, 201411:43 am

Despite rival’s poor form and inexperienced squad, hosts will be cautious in opener against Olympic champions.

December 5, 20149:02 pm

India are placed in a tough Pool B in the 8-nation tournament alongside Germany, Netherlands and Argentina.

December 5, 201411:57 am

While the stadium is fit to host international tournaments, lack of infrastructure has been the biggest deterrent.

December 5, 20141:26 pm

What initially looked like a minor niggle, though, has turned into a nightmare for the team.

December 4, 20143:43 pm

India continued their good form and beat Australia 2-0 in their second practice match of Champions Trophy.

December 4, 201412:09 pm

At Champions Trophy, Belgium look to confirm new-found status as hockey powers.

December 3, 20141:14 pm

A strong field for the Champions Trophy will present a reality check for the Asian Games winners.

December 2, 20149:23 am

Plastic object thrown at Lionel Messi at Valencia, Deportivo fan death mar La Liga action.

December 2, 20149:36 am

Pakistan players had nearly boycotted the Champions Trophy because of the PHF’s inability to generate funds.