Hockey News

Hockey India name 34 players for national camp ahead of Azlan Shah Cup

Hockey India has retained all 18 players in the Indian team that took part at the World Cup last December, for the month-long camp that concludes on March 18.

Eva De Goede, Arthur Van Doren win 2018 FIH players of year awards

Red Lions defender Arthur Van Doren is one of four Belgian winners in the FIH Hockey Stars Awards for 2018. Last year Van Doren claimed both the Player and Rising Star of the Year Awards.

Continuity is key… Players suffer the most if there is constant change, says Rupinderpal Singh

Rupinder competed at the National Championships in Gwalior, where he guided Punjab to a runners-up finish on Sunday with Railways taking the title.

Ramandeep Singh returns from the brink

How Ramandeep Singh returned to the hockey turf after a career-threatening knee injury picked up against Pakistan in the Champions Trophy last June in Breda, Netherlands

India bid to host Hockey World Cup in 2023

India have hosted the men's World Cup thrice with the latest being last year in Bhubaneswar. However, India have never hosted the women's World Cup with the latest edition going to England.

Indian women’s hockey team draw 1-1 with Ireland

Gurjit Kaur scored in the first half to put the Indian women's hockey team ahead before World cup silver medallists Ireland fought back to draw 1-1 in the opening friendly match.

Indian women’s hockey team held 2-2 by Spain

The Indian women's hockey team squandered a two-goal advantage at the half-time to allow hosts Spain stage a superb fightback and earn a 2-2 draw in the fourth and final encounter here Thursday.

Indian women’s hockey team beats Spain 5-2 in third match

The Indian women's hockey team put up a spirited display to stun World Cup bronze medallists Spain 5-2 in its third match of the tour.

India women hold Spain to 1-1 draw in second international

Gurjit Kaur's 43rd minute strike was nullified by home team's Maria Tost in the 49th minute during an encounter on Sunday evening.

Indian women’s hockey team lose 2-3 to Spain

Udita (12th minute) and Gurjit Kaur (48th) scored for India, while Maria Tost (23rd), Lola Reira (39th) and Begona Garcia (40th) sounded the board for Spain on Saturday.

Field hockey aims for combined Korea in Olympic qualifying

The governing body of field hockey says it is working with South Korea and North Korea to combine teams and try to qualify for the 2020 Tokyo Olympics

Spain tour will be good indicator ahead of Olympic Qualifiers: Rani Rampal

The Indian team will play four matches against Spain between January 26 to January 31 followed by two games against Ireland on February 2 and 3.