Tag: Indian Men S Hockey Team

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Indian Men's And Women's Hockey Teams Achieve Best-Ever World Rankings, 3rd And 8th Respectively

The Indian men's team, which ended a 41-year-old medal drought by clinching a historic bronze in the Olympics, was placed behind gold-medallist Belgium and silver-medallist Australia.

  • Saturday, 07 August 2021
Men's hockey team leaves for 2018 Asian Champions Trophy

New Delhi: The 18-member Indian men’s hockey team, led by midfielder Manpreet Singh, on Monday left for the 5th Hero Asian Champions Trophy, starting October 18 in Muscat. World No. 5 India will begin their campaign against host Oman before taking on Malaysia, Pakistan, South Korea and Japan. Speaking ahead of the team’s departure, captain Manpreet […]

  • Thursday, 08 July 2021
Rampaging India hammer Asian Games champions Japan 9-0

Muscat: The Indian men’s hockey team put up a clinical performance against Japan, demolishing the Asiad gold-medallists 9-0 for its third win in as many matches at the Hero Asian Champions Trophy here. As many as six Indian players made entries on the score-sheet on Sunday night in a dominating show that reaffirmed their supremacy […]

  • Tuesday, 29 June 2021
Graham Reid appointed Indian men's hockey coach

New Delhi: Hockey India has named Graham Reid as the new chief coach of the Indian men’s hockey team. The 54-year-old will join the team in Bengaluru shortly for the ongoing national camp at the Sports Authority of India. Reid has a decorated playing career as the defender/midfielder for the Australian national team and was […]

  • Sunday, 02 May 2021
Hockey: India register 3-0 win over Australia A

Perth: The Indian men’s hockey team registered a comfortable 3-0 win against Australia ‘A’ in their ongoing Australia Tour here on Friday. The goals were scored by young striker Sumit Kumar Junior (12′, 13′) and drag-flicker Rupinder Pal Singh (6′), who is making a comeback after nearly eight months of layoff due to injury. The […]

  • Saturday, 01 May 2021
FIH Men’s Series Final: Indian hockey team arrives to a rousing reception in Bhubaneswar

Bhubaneswar: After the recent Australian tour, Indian Hockey team members arrived to a rousing reception in Bhubaneswar today. The team will kick start its preparations for the much-awaited FIH Men’s Series Final to be held at Kalinga Stadium here from June 6 to June 15. The event is crucial, as it is the gateway to […]

  • Saturday, 01 May 2021
Indian hockey's new mantra: Score early and create scoreboard pressure

Bhubaneswar: With a new coach at the helm in Graham Reid, the Indian men’s hockey team has been working on a new tactic to put pressure on the opposition — create chances and score as many goals as possible early on. In the ongoing FIH Series Finals here, world no. 5 India have been scoring […]

  • Thursday, 29 April 2021
India Men Thrash NZ 5-0 To Win Olympic Test Event

Tokyo: The Indian men’s hockey team avenged their round robin league-stage loss as they thrashed New Zealand 5-0 in the final to win the Olympic Test Event at the Oi Stadium on Wednesday. Skipper Harmanpreet Singh (7′) set the ball rolling before Shamsher Singh (18′), Nilakanta Sharma (22′), Gursahibjit Singh (26′) and Mandeep Singh (27′) […]

  • Monday, 26 April 2021
Manpreet Singh To Lead Indian Men's Hockey Team In Belgium

New Delhi: Mid-fielder Manpreet Singh will lead the Indian men’s hockey team in their upcoming tour of Belgium from September 26 to October 3. Hockey India on Friday announced the 20-member squad in which it named defender Harmanpreet Singh as vice-captain for the tour in which India will play three matches against Belgium and two […]

  • Sunday, 25 April 2021
Team showing consistency in run up to Olympic qualifiers: Reid

Bhubaneswar: The Indian men’s hockey team has been in fine form lately, winning the FIH Men’s Series Finals Bhubaneswar 2019 in June, the Tokyo Olympics 2020 Test Event in August, and then winning all five of their matches against World Champions Belgium and World No. 8 Spain as part of their preparations for the much […]

  • Saturday, 24 April 2021
Manpreet, Rani To Lead Indian Teams At Olympic Qualifiers

New Delhi: Manpreet Singh and Rani Rampal will lead the respective Indian men’s and women’s hockey teams at the upcoming Olympic Qualifiers scheduled to take place on November 1st and 2nd at the Kalinga Hockey Stadium in Bhubaneswar. The two teams are scheduled to take part in the two-legged Qualifiers where the World No. 5 […]

  • Saturday, 24 April 2021
Birendra To Replace Injured Varun For Olympic Qualfiers

Bhubaneswar: In a severe blow to Indian men’s hockey team, defender-dragflicker Varun Kumar has been ruled out of the crucial FIH Olympic Qualifier matches against Russia after he sustained an injury on his shoulder and right bicep. He will be replaced by experienced defender Birender Lakra for the matches scheduled to be held on Friday […]

  • Friday, 23 April 2021
Two Players From Odisha In 24-Member Indian Team For FIH Pro League Matches Against Australia

New Delhi: Two players from Odisha- Birendra Lakra and Amit Rohidas have found place in 24-member Indian Men’s Hockey Team for the FIH Pro League matches against Australia. Manpreet Singh will lead the Indian squad for the FIH Pro League matches scheduled to take place on February 21 and 22 at the Kalinga Stadium in […]

  • Monday, 19 April 2021
FIH Pro League In Odisha: India Go Down Fighting 3-4 To Holders Australia

Bhubaneswar: India lost 3-4 to defending champions Australia but not before they put up a spirited display in their first match of the two-leg FIH Pro League encounter here on Friday. India were down 1-4 before the final quarter, but rallied to pull back as they sounded the board twice only to run out of […]

  • Monday, 19 April 2021
India Beat Australia Via Shoot-Out In 2nd Match Of FIH Pro League

Bhubaneswar: India bounced back in style to beat title holders Australia 3-1 via a shoot-out in the second match of the two-leg FIH Pro League match here on Saturday. Both the teams were locked 2-2 at the end of regulation time at the Kalinga Stadium. India converted two penalty corners through Rupinder Pal Singh (25th […]

  • Monday, 19 April 2021