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Dec 27, 2017
IOA president Narinder Batra keen to discuss implementation of TOP scheme with sports ministryBatra was reacting to the recent statement of Abhinav Bindra, India's lone individual Olympic gold medalist, who emphasised on the need to improve 'the overall depth of professional support for athletes'.
Dec 14, 2017
FIH chief Narinder Batra elected unopposed as IOA president, Rajeev Mehta reelected as secretary generalBatra's election to the top post was a mere formality after Asian Tennis Federation President Anil Khanna withdrew from the race last week.
Dec 13, 2017
FIH chief Narinder Batra set to be elected as the president of Indian Olympic AssociationInternational Hockey Federation (FIH) chief Narinder Batra is set to be elected as the president of Indian Olympic Association (IOA) during its Annual General Body Meeting, in New Delhi on Thursday.
Dec 12, 2017
Hockey World League Final 2017: Successful tournament raises Bhubaneswar’s status as sporting hubBhubaneswar was filled with hoardings welcoming the Hockey World League Final. At the stadium the crowds swelled and yelled, even when India were not playing.
Dec 09, 2017
Hockey World League Final: Argentina coach Carlos Retegui slams FIH over 'unfair' scheduling of matchesThe hectic scheduling in the ongoing Hockey World League (HWL) Final came in on for sharp criticism from competing teams, especially Argentina whose coach Carlos Retegui said he would take up the matter with the International Hockey Federation (FIH).
Dec 03, 2017
FIH optimistic about Pakistan's participation in next year's Hockey World Cup in IndiaIndia and Pakistan share one of the fiercest rivalries in world hockey and the international federation does not want to miss out on the chance to cash in on a high-voltage contest during next year's senior men's World Cup.
Nov 27, 2017
FIH chief Narinder Batra files nomination papers for post of Indian Olympic Association presidentNarinder Batra's candidature was on expected lines though initially there was some uncertainty over whether he would contest for the post of the president.
Nov 23, 2017
Five-a-side mixed team hockey gets thumbs-up from players but concept not Olympics-bound anytime soonWhile Hockey India CEO Elena Norman said the national federation were looking at expanding the concept, FIH president Narinder Batra said it would not be at the Olympics at least till 2032.
Oct 22, 2017
Hockey Asia Cup 2017: India players short-changed 32 years back pray for current team to bring home silverwareToday, an Indian team stands barely a few hundred metres away from that same spot where 32 years ago, that controversial decision was made. Anything that happens now will just add to the intrigue.
Oct 20, 2017
Hockey needs to step out of cricket and football's shadows; FIH's plan for revolution may be the answerThe effort to take hockey to every doorstep has given rise to a 'hockey revolution', launched at the 2014 FIH Congress. This 10-year aggressive marketing strategy aims to make hockey “big, bold and loud”.