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Hockey World Cup: Winless India eye full points against Malaysia

June 7, 2014 11:56:14 am

Going by past records, India will start as favourites and will be under pressure to earn full points.

Hockey World Cup: Indians look to plug holes against Spain

June 5, 2014 10:29:17 am

Roelant Oltmans feels the high-quality individuals in the Spanish team could pose problems for his team.

India fall to old habit, concede late winner

June 3, 2014 9:03:17 am

England prevailed through a 69th-minute penalty corner rebound conversion by Simon Mantell.

A habit of losing it late

June 2, 2014 2:13:05 pm

The Indian hockey team has had a reputation of losing games owing to last-minutes strikes by the opposition.

Terry Walsh

Coach Terry Walsh upbeat despite defeat in opener

June 2, 2014 11:56:47 am

India conceded a match-winner to Belgium just 15 seconds from close to lose 2-3 in their World Cup opener.

Terry Walsh

We are now getting competitive against big teams, says Terry Walsh

June 1, 2014 5:53:47 pm

India lost 2-3 to Belgium but coach Walsh said there were some good aspects to emerge from the game.

Gone in 15 seconds: India concede late goal to lose to Belgium

June 1, 2014 3:16:40 pm

Dohmen's last-minute goal undid India's good show in second session when they rallied from one-goal deficit to lead 2-1.

Hockey World Cup: India go down 2-3 against Belgium

June 1, 2014 4:30:27 pm

In a game dominated by Belgium, India conceded a last minute goal to lose 2-3 in opening game of WC campaign.

For India, a step too high

May 31, 2014 4:59:23 pm

An ordinary build-up brings down expectations around India at the World Cup in The Hague.

Ahead of World Cup, India defeat South Africa

May 30, 2014 7:34:52 pm

India dominated proceedings for most part of the match and took the lead at the closing stages of first half .

Hit in the eye, Ramandeep Singh undergoes surgery at Hague

May 26, 2014 3:04:01 pm

The 21-year-old damaged his right eye socket and cheek bone while trying to stop a scoop from an Argentine player.

Sachin Tendulkar meets Sardar Singh & Co, shares World Cup tales

May 21, 2014 5:47:04 pm

Players were keen to know how Tendulkar prepared for big games and about his experiences of playing six WCs.

Jasjit: Another feather in the cap of Sansarpur

May 15, 2014 6:25:56 pm

The Punjab village has so far produced 14 Olympians, nine for India, four for Kenya and one for Canada.

No bouncers from Terry Walsh

May 15, 2014 6:13:20 pm

Coach predominantly sticks with squad from European tour for WC; Jasjit only surprise.

Familiarity breeds confidence

May 9, 2014 4:32:30 pm

Coach Terry Walsh says last month’s tour of Europe will see them in good stead during WC.

India begin European tour with 7-0 victory

April 13, 2014 1:10:29 pm

The match started off with both the teams defending well against each other.

Danish Mujtaba hopes to cement spot in national team

April 9, 2014 8:08:34 pm

Indian midfielder Danish Mujtaba is eager to make his presence felt during the team's Europe tour.

It is all in the family for the Walmikis

April 5, 2014 3:15:59 pm

The final 18-man squad for the World Cup is likely to be announced soon after the team returns from Holland.

Jude Felix replaces Bhaskaran as national coach

March 27, 2014 10:28:12 am

Former India captain Jude will assist the chief coach, Australian Terry Walsh.

Twice best ’keeper at Nationals, Adrian’s clouded past keeps him from team

March 25, 2014 11:00:58 am

The national team does not have a back up to Sreejesh, someone who has the experience to step in.

Air India set up final clash with CAG in hockey nationals

March 23, 2014 1:34:17 am

In the second semifinal, Comptroller & Auditor General of India (CAG) downed Railway Sports Promotion Board 3-2 in a thriller.

Hockey India threatens CWG pull out after defender denied visa

March 23, 2014 5:02:51 pm

The Glasgow Commonwealth Games is scheduled to be held from July 23 to August 3 this year.

Change is the name of the game

March 22, 2014 12:44:41 pm

The hockey body has not hesitated on reversing its decisions when they have backfired or making slight adjustments to the existing ones.

Post changes, hockey will remain fast with more room for tactics

March 21, 2014 3:02:20 am

Due to the physical and quick nature of the game, even the fittest and best players can break down quickly.

Hockey reboots with format change

March 21, 2014 4:14:41 pm

FIH reduces playing time and brings in quarter-system to make the game more engaging and TV-friendly.