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hockey world cup 2018


Hockey World Cup 2018: Arthur Van Doren - the MVP who leads Belgium from the back

December 19, 2018 9:17 am

Arthur Van Doren isn’t the kind who will get too pumped up before a match or come screaming out of the dressing room. Instead, Van Doren sits quietly in a corner, and plays out the match in his mind.

Hockey World Cup 2018: Red-letter day for Belgium in Bhubaneswar

December 17, 2018 10:14 am

Belgium beat Netherlands in a penalty shootout to be crowned world champions for the first time. After the match finished 0-0 in regulation time, Belgium beat Netherlands 3-2 in the shootout.

Hockey World Cup 2018: Belgium win maiden World Cup twice in one night

December 21, 2018 6:37 pm

In one night, Belgium did something they had never done before - twice. With 3-2 (0-0) scoreline in shootouts, the Red Lions secure the gold.

Hockey World Cup 2018: Australia thrash England 8-1 to clinch bronze medal

December 16, 2018 8:50 pm

This was Australia's fifth bronze medal in the history of the tournament. The last time the Kookaburras had to be satisfied with a third-place finish was way back in 1994.

Hockey World Cup 2018 Final, Belgium vs Netherlands: Belgium win 3-2 on penalties to lift first World Cup title

December 16, 2018 9:32 pm

Belgium were the deserved winners as they didn’t lose a single match throughout the tournament. On the other hand, Netherlands lost their fourth final, most by any country.

Hockey World Cup 2018: India coach Harendra Singh officially reprimanded for comments against referees

December 16, 2018 5:38 pm

FIH said that the official reprimand will be held against Harendra Singh and will be taken into consideration if he again breaches another Code of Conduct at a future event.

Hockey World Cup 2018: Sachin Tendulkar set to attend finals in Bhubaneswar

December 16, 2018 4:50 pm

Besides Sachin Tendulkar, Union Sports Minister Rajyavardhan Singh Rathore will also be present for the Hockey World Cup final match between Belgium and Netherland on Sunday.

Hockey World Cup 2018 Final, Belgium vs Netherlands Preview: Old rivalry, new destination

December 16, 2018 1:14 pm

The two teams have met 13 times before in which the team in orange have a 6-5 record. But in the World Cup, the Dutch have won all the three times, a factor which might play in the minds of the team in red.

Hockey World Cup 2018: Every day a field day in Odisha's Sundargarh district

December 16, 2018 8:30 am

From Dilip Tirkey to nearly 50 others, including members of the squad that left a mark in the ongoing World Cup, players have emerged from grounds of Sundargarh.

Hockey World Cup 2018: India striker Akashdeep Singh faces possible two-match suspension

December 15, 2018 10:49 pm

FIH technical delegate Christian Deckenbrock indicated that if India had still been in the competition, he would have suspended Akashdeep Singh for the next two matches.


Hockey World Cup 2018 opens to a glittering ceremony by SRK, Madhuri Dixit, AR Rahman

November 29, 2018 7:20 am

The men's Hockey World Cup Opening ceremony saw enthralling performances by Bollywood heart-throb Shah Rukh Khan, Madhuri Dixit and A R Rahman on Tuesday in Bhubaneswar.