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Junior Hockey WC


Domene's hat-trick hands Argentina second Junior Hockey WC title

December 05, 2021 10:08 pm

Domene converted three penalty corners in the 10th, 25th and 50th minute, while Franco Agoistini (60th) scored a field goal just seconds from the final hooter to hand Argentina their second title.

With no HIL experience on their CVs, India's junior hockey players found wanting in big World Cup game

December 05, 2021 7:48 am

Hockey India League helped players become fearless and cross the mental barrier; it's needed to ensure next generation of players share same traits

Fire in the belly: Shardanand Tiwari’s rise at the Junior World Cup

December 03, 2021 7:53 am

The teenager’s drag-flick conversion was enough for India to seal their place in the last four.

Junior hockey World Cup: Germany's half-court press could get tricky; but India have the surprise up their sleeve

December 03, 2021 7:54 am

India have more tricks up their sleeves for the semifinals against Germany.

Supermom coach Pritam Siwach was reluctant, but son Yashdeep sticks to hockey, shores up India's defense

December 03, 2021 7:53 am

Blessed with positional acumen and ability to offload the ball quickly, the 21-year-old is lynchpin of India's zonal defense and fallback for high-press turnovers

Five players in Jr World Cup, this India hockey story has a UP twist

November 29, 2021 9:59 am

Five players from this team are from UP, signalling a hockey revival in the state that was once the game's cradle in the country.

Called 'Mowgli' during playing days, South Africa's first black coach Siphesihle Ntuli making mark in 'white man's sport'

November 28, 2021 7:53 am

For a sport that has been accused of having an endemic race issue, Ntuli’s presence in the dug-out is a statement of breaking the glass ceiling.

Araijeet Singh Hundal stands tall in attack

November 27, 2021 7:29 am

When it comes to forwards, the thinking goes that the smaller the better. But the youngster, at 6’3, is challenging convention

Drag-flix and chill: India thrash Canada 13-1 in Junior World Cup

November 26, 2021 3:17 pm

After the unexpected loss to France, the penalty corner specialists in the Junior team stepped up in the 13-1 win over Canada

Hockey's French evolution begins

November 25, 2021 9:07 am

Timothee Clement's hat-trick helps the unheralded colts from Europe, shock India 5-4 in the Junior World Cup opener.