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Four national-level hockey players dead, three injured in Hoshangabad car accident

Four national-level hockey players lost their lives, while three others sustained injuries in a car accident in Hoshangabad, Madhya Pradesh on Monday.

India to face Malaysia in Sultan of Johor Cup opener

India will open its campaign against hosts Malaysia in the ninth Sultan of Johor Cup junior hockey tournament on Saturday. India lost to Great Britain in the final last year.

India hold Great Britain to 2-2 draw in last tour match

Owing to goals by Navjot Kaur and Gurjit Kaur, India ended the tour with yet another draw against a relatively stronger Great Britain side, performing exceptionally well during the five matches as they won one, drew three and lost one.

Indian women’s hockey team lose 1-3 to Great Britain

The Indian women's hockey team tasted its first defeat on England tour when they went down 1-3 to Great Britain in the fourth match on Wednesday.

Indian women’s hockey team play out goalless draw against Great Britain

India had a brilliant chance to seal the match when they won a penalty corner in the dying minutes of the match, but once again Great Britain defence stood firm to thwart the danger.

India register 4th win in Belgium tour, beat hosts 2-1

Amit Rohidas (10th minute) and Simranjeet Singh (52nd) scored for world no.5 India. Belgium's lone goal came from the stick of captain Felix Denayer in the 33rd minute.

Harmanpreet Singh stars as India hammer Spain 5-1

Indian men's hockey team thrashed Spain 5-1 for their third consecutive win on Sunday. They beat Belgium 2-0 on Thursday in their tour-opening game and then hammered Spain 6-1 on Saturday.

India women hold Great Britain to 1-1 draw

Indian women held hosts Great Britain to a 1-1 draw in the second match of their Tour of United Kingdom. They are scheduled play their third game on Tuesday, October 1.

Harmanpreet Singh’s brace guides India to 6-1 win over Spain

Harmanpreet (28th, 32nd minutes), skipper Manpreet Singh (24th), Nilakanta Sharma (39th), Mandeep Singh (56th) and Rupinderpal Singh (59th) were the goal scorers as world number 5 India capped off a brilliant performance.

Hockey: Mandeep, Akashdeep guide India to a 2-0 win over Belgium

Mandeep and Akashdeep sounded the board in the 39th and 54th minute respectively to seal the match in India's favour. In a gritty first quarter, India were the ones who took the initiative early, forcing Loic van Doren into a save from the first Penalty Corner of the game.

Women hockey team asked to discontinue match, ground needed for fireworks

During a Saturday morning match, the Black Bears went to overtime in a scoreless tie with Temple. Suddenly, Kent State officials called a halt to the game, saying the field hockey pitch was needed to shoot off fireworks before a noon football game.

Rani Rampal to captain Indian women’s hockey team in tour of England

Rani Rampal was on Friday named captain of the 18-member Indian women's hockey team which will take on England in a five-match series starting September 27 in Marlow.