Rinki, a striker of Hockey Gangpur, was adjudged best player in the junior women’s national championships.
Akashdeep Singh struck twice as India completed a dominating 4-0 win over Japan.
Van Ass has included six more players for the test series against Japan, which begins in Bhubaneswar from May 3.
After finishing third in the recent Sultan Azlan Shah Cup, the team will be looking for a series win against Japan.
Chief coach Paul van Ass wants to eradicate the problem of conceding late goals by a full-time psychologist. .
Coach Paul van Ass keen to address defensive frailties and improve India's off-the-ball game.
India beat South Korea 4-1 in shootouts after regulation time ended in 2-2; claim bronze in Azlan Shah.
On Saturday, Walsh’s successor Paul van Ass too showed the Australians are not unbeatable.
The win gave also gave India's new chief coach Paul van Ass his best moment of a short career with the Indian team.
India wasted numerous scoring opportunities and their fragile backline broke down under pressure.
Defensive lapses, lack of teeth upfront continue to hurt the Indian team.
India pay the price for sloppy defence, concede late goal to lose 1-2 to New Zealand in Azlan Shah.
India drew 2-2 with Korea to make a satisfactory start to their campaign.
Newly-appointed coach Van Ass wants team to read the game better when not in possession.
India will open their campaign in Azlan Shah against Korea on April 5.
Paul van Ass is believed to have told the Indian team to ‘aim for a podium at the Rio Olympics.’
India beat Poland 3-1 in the final of Hockey World League 2 and take one step closer to Olympic qualification.
Despite having heart in their mouth on more than a few occasion, Ranchi Rays won 3-2 in the shootout.
For opposing sides in this season of the HIL, Jackson has been a constant menace.
Harjot Singh is seen as the most promising young goalkeeper in India.
On one hand Sreejesh, the key behind India’s success at the Asian Games last year, showed the reason he is regarded as one of the best in the world at the moment.
It’s Mumbai’s last game on home turf and the importance of a win cannot be undermined for their future in the league.
Waveriders got their first 2 goals of the match through New Zealander Simon Child, in the 5th and 47th minutes.
It was Wizards' second loss in five games. They play the Punjab Warriors on Wednesday.
As per the suspension, Gurjinder will now miss the matches against Ranchi Rays and Dabang Mumbai.
The Waveriders scored a goal each in the first, second and fourth quarter through Jones, Simon Child and Akashdeep.
Most importantly, Van Ass’ relationship with Hockey India will define his stay in the country.
Punjab Warriors took the full advantage of Delhi's defensive tactic and pumped in three goals in the last 2 quarters.
It has been learnt that both Van Ass and Thornton will get a pay cheque similar to their predecessors.
UP climb to 3rd spot in standings with 8 points from a win, a loss and a defeat while Lancers are 4th.
The Rays came out with more purpose after the change of ends and drew parity five minutes into the third quarter.
It was Warriors' second consecutive victory in the Hockey India League.
Ranchi Rays recovered in time as they responded with two goals in a space of seven minutes.
Dwyer scored both his goals in the space of two minutes as Punjab beat Lancers 4-2.
Skipper Dwyer leads Punjab comeback to beat Kalinga Lancers 4-2 in the Hockey India League.
Mihir Vasavda goes sibling-spotting while trawling through the Hockey India League 2015’s team rosters.