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Indian women start with 2-1 win over Japan in Olympic test event

Although India took an early lead through their penalty corner specialist, Gurjit Kaur, in the ninth minute, the hosts equalised in the 16th minute, before Gurjit scored the winner in the third quarter to win the match.

Indian women start with 2-1 win over Japan in Olympic test event

The Indian women's hockey team started its campaign in the Olympic test event with a resilient 2-1 victory over hosts Japan in Tokyo on Saturday.


On This Day: Olympics celebrations for 'golden' Indian hockey team, Sushil Kumar

August 12 holds an emotional place in the hearts and minds of India's people and sportspersons with two glorious Olympics moment coming on the day.

We are on our toes to qualify for Olympics, says Indian hockey captain Manpreet Singh

The 2020 Olympics will be be held from July 24 to August 9 next year with the preliminary rounds of hockey for both men and women scheduled to start on July 25.

FIH Series Finals: Manpreet Singh's brace hand India 3-1 win over Poland

Skipper Manpreet Singh led from the front with a brace, guiding India to a hard-fought 3-1 win over Poland in the FIH Series Finals hockey tournament, in Bhubaneswar on Friday.

Complacency has no place in modern hockey: Graham Reid

Complacency is something which has no place in any high performance sport, said Indian men's hockey team chief coach Graham Reid, insisting that respect for any opponent is the hallmark of a good team.


Ramandeep Singh returns to India squad for FIH Series Finals

After a nine-month-long break due to injury, forward Ramandeep Singh was recalled to the Indian hockey squad for the FIH Men's Series Finals, commencing on June 6 in Bhubaneswar.

South Korea series win is vital to Indian team's preparations for FIH Women's Series Finals: Sjoerd Marijne

Indian women's hockey team coach Sjoerd Marijne Sunday said victory in the just-concluded series in South Korea is vital to its preparations for the forthcoming FIH Women's Series Finals.

India beat Korea 2-1 in 2nd match, clinch women's hockey series

The Indian skipper Rani Rampal (37th minute) and Navjot Kaur (50th) scored for India after Lee Seungju gave South Korea the lead in the 19th minute through a field strike.

Graham Reid: Mining, oil & gas... Indian hockey coach

On Monday, Graham Reid became India's 26th chief coach in 25 years, with Hockey India appointing him till next year's Tokyo Olympics. His first task, though, would be to get the team that far.