FIH Pro League 2020: Varun Kumar returns from injury, to attend men's national camp in Bhubaneswar ahead of Belgium tie
After making a good start to their maiden campaign at the FIH Hockey Pro League with impressive wins over the Netherlands, the Indian men's team will regroup for the Camp in Bhubaneswar ahead of their tie against Belgium to be held 8 and 9 February.
FIH Pro League 2020: After overcoming excruciating pain to regain fitness, Chinglensana Singh looks to hit the ground running in Olympic year
Chinglensana will now aim to perform consistently for his team, prove his worth in this crucial period ahead of Tokyo Olympics and end it with glory in the month of August.
FIH Pro League 2020: Indian men's hockey team striker Mandeep Singh eyes winning start in season opener against Netherlands
Set to make their debut in the FIH Pro League against the Netherlands at home, India striker Mandeep Singh on Thursday said his team would look to make a winning start to the season with the two-match contest later this month.
Young striker Dilpreet Singh named in 32-member men's hockey team probables for two-week national camp
Young striker Dilpreet Singh was on Saturday included in a 32-member men's core probables group for a two-week national coaching camp ahead of next month's Hockey Pro League, to be held in Bhubaneswar.
India Men's Hockey Coach Graham Reid says three-week training camp will focus on individual improvement
The Indian hockey team's next assignment will be the twin home leg matches of the FIH Pro League against the Netherlands in January next year
FIH Olympic Qualifiers 2019: Indian men's hockey team thrashes Russia 7-1 in second-leg to book ticket to Tokyo
Eight-time winners India qualified for the 2020 Tokyo Olympics after thrashing Russia 7-1 (11-3 on aggregate) in the second game of the two-legged FIH Qualifiers for men on Saturday.
FIH Olympic Qualifiers 2019: Indian men wary of complacency; Sjoerd Marijne looks to capitalise on women's team's newfound confidence
With no disrespect to Russia as an opponent, knowing fully well that matches in the Olympic Qualifiers in different parts of the world have run close, it will still be a tall order, probably the upset of the year or even the last decade if Russia put it across India
Mandeep Singh, Akashdeep Singh guide India men's hockey team to 2-0 win over Belgium in series opener
Mandeep Singh and Akashdeep Singh scored in the second half to guide the Indian men's hockey team to a 2-0 win over Belgium in the opening game of the three-match series at Belgium on Thursday.
India's coach Graham Reid said that the tour of Belgium will be the perfect preparation for the FIH Hockey Olympic Qualifiers match against Russia in Odisha
The three-week camp will be conducted from the SAI Bengaluru campus from 2 September and will be supervised by Indian men's hockey coach Graham Reid
Tokyo Olympics 2020: Hockey test event provides India coach Graham Reid with chance to instil faith and belief in team
In Tokyo at the Test event, in a team that doesn't lack skills, expertise and finesse, India coach Graham Reid needs to drill faith and belief.
Indian hockey team's Mandeep Singh says good show at Olympic test event will boost confidence ahead of Tokyo qualifiers
A good show at the Olympic test event will help boost the team's confidence ahead of the Tokyo 2020 qualifiers, India vice captain Mandeep Singh said on Thursday.
FIH Series Finals 2019: From battling depression to proving himself all over again, Ramandeep Singh's unfinished story of redemption
Ramandeep Singh will know that his redemption story has just started. He will aim to help his team qualify for the Olympics first and then try to for the ultimate glory in Tokyo next year.
Firstpost Spodcast Episode 223: Yuvraj Singh announces retirement, Indian hockey team thrashes Uzbekistan 10-0 and more
In today's edition, we discuss Yuvraj Singh's retirement, Indian hockey team's dominating win over Uzbekistan, rain-marred clashes at the World Cup and more.
FIH Series Finals 2019: India storm into semis with Uzbekistan win, but dismal penalty corner conversions continue to trouble
A 10-0 scoreline in India's favour is flattering, but it must be noted that the Uzbek custodian Marsel Askarov saved at least six shots on goal. Against tougher opponents, such lapses can prove decisive.
FIH Series Finals 2019: Akashdeep Singh's hat-trick propels India to semi-finals with 10-0 win over Uzbekistan
India finished atop Pool A with an all-win record and will play the winner of the cross-over match between Japan and Poland in the semifinals on Friday.
FIH Series Finals 2019: Harmanpreet Singh, Akashdeep Singh score brace as India thump Russia 10-0 in opening contest
Dragflicker Harmanpreet Singh and striker Akashdeep Singh scored a brace each for India, while Nilkanata Sharma, Simranjeet Singh, Amit Rohidas, Varun Kumar, Gursahibjit Singh and Vivek Sagar Prasad were the other goal-getters for the home team in the lop-sided Pool B encounter
Rupinder Pal Singh scores on return from injury as India men's hockey team notch comfortable win over Australia 'A'
Young striker Sumit Kumar Jr struck a brace after comeback-man Rupinder Pal Singh opened the scoring as India's men's hockey thumped Australia 'A' 3-0.
Indian hockey team goalkeeper PR Sreejesh nominated for Khel Ratna, Chinglensana Singh, Akashdeep Singh up for Arjuna Award
Ace goalkeeper PR Sreejesh, who has also served as the Indian hockey team's captain, has previously been awarded with the Arjuna Award in 2015 and the Padma Shri in 2017
Former Australian forward Kieran Govers joins Indian hockey team national camp as preparations begin for 2020 Olympic Qualifiers
Govers, who was a part of the Australian team that won the Men's World Cup in 2010 and 2014, arrived in Bengaluru on Monday for an eight-day special camp for strikers at the Sports Authority of India