Friday, Feb 03, 2023

Hockey India League


Hockey India League return on the cards

October 22, 2022 7:39 am

Last held in 2017, hockey India asks world body for a suitable window to host the franchise-based league again.

India need to revive HIL to continue hockey's growth, says Ric Charlesworth

November 30, 2018 4:29 pm

For Indian hockey to capitalise on the gains made in the past decade, the national federation must revive the "revolutionary" Hockey India League, feels legendary Australian coach Ric Charlesworth.

In fourth Hockey India League, Punjab Warriors are third-time lucky

February 22, 2016 11:06 am

Warriors shut out, and then bolted, every possible window of hope for Lancers to find a foothold in the 'contest' which they won 6-1.

HIL 2016: Going all out for win, Mumbai end up losing

January 30, 2016 12:39 pm

The hosts at the Mahindra Stadium in Mumbai were trailing 4-3 against Delhi Waveriders. But with 30 seconds left on the clock, they won a penalty corner.

Cedric D'Souza rides the Wave to become Austria coach

January 20, 2016 7:28 am

Cedric D'Souza is tasked with helping the team qualify for the 2020 Olympics in Tokyo.

HIL 2016: Sardar Singh marshals Punjab Warriors to winning start against Ranchi Rays

January 20, 2016 7:27 am

Despite the win, it was not a smooth ride for the Punjab side which was playing at the newly laid astro turf at Sector 42 Hockey Stadium.

HIL 2016: New goal rule to the fore as forwards back at the forefront

January 18, 2016 10:06 am

This season in the HIL, the focus is firmly back on the more traditional art of scoring.

In Olympic year, Hockey India League caught between club & country

November 29, 2015 11:32 am

With Olympics just five months after the HIL next year, the league does not feature in the plans of quite a few nations.

Field goal set to be counted as ‘two’ in Hockey India League

September 14, 2015 11:22 am

The move is aimed at increasing the percentage of field goals which will eventually give way to attacking hockey.

Who after PR Sreejesh? India ponder keeper concerns

February 18, 2015 11:42 am

Harjot Singh is seen as the most promising young goalkeeper in India.