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Jan 10, 2019
By sacking Harendra Singh from men's national team, Hockey India guilty of complete trivialisation of talented Indian coachHonestly, it’s not the World Cup failure that ensures that Harendra is without a coaching job. It was the failure of India not winning the Asian Games in Jakarta that made Hockey India get the guillotine ready.
Nov 03, 2018
Hockey World Cup 2018: India will miss Sardar Singh's experience in mega event, says former captain Dilip Tirkey"In cricket, if your main batsman gets out for a duck, will you drop him? It doesn’t happen that way," Tirkey said.
Feb 21, 2018
Odisha’s move to sponsor Indian hockey team sets right precedent for states to back national teamsPopularising a sport like hockey that has such an impact on Indian Olympic history also needs to be applauded.
Feb 15, 2018
Odisha announces 5-year association with Hockey India, to sponsor both men's and women's teamsOdisha chief minister Naveen Patnaik also unveiled its logo that will don the new jerseys of India – men's and women – hockey teams.
Dec 23, 2017
Sachin Tendulkar's roadmap to make India sporting superpower has potential to be a game-changerSachin Tendulkar has made sure his voice is heard. If only, someone, somewhere, is listening for making an earnest change to the Indian sporting scenario.
Jun 18, 2017
India vs Pakistan isn't just another hockey match, the intensity goes well beyond the realm of sportDuring an India vs Pakistan hockey match, the trophy is of no consequence; it can be a pool match or a final. It’s a psychological battle and a win is about bragging rights.
Jun 07, 2017
Sports ministry nominates Dhyan Chand for Bharat Ratna, one more timeThe sports ministry has written to the Prime Minister's Office, requesting Bharat Ratna for the late Dhyan Chand in what can be considered its latest push to bestow the hockey legend with India's highest civilian honour.
Dec 17, 2016
Dilip Tirkey spreads message of hockey in India's 'Red Corridor' with 1500-team tournamentWith the Biju Patnaik Rural Hockey Championships, that will will feature 1,500 rural teams, Dilip Tirkey hopes to inspire youth in the naxalite-hit states of India to pick up a hockey stick instead of a gun.
Aug 28, 2016
Former hockey greats demand Bharat Ratna for late legend Dhyan ChandFormer greats today revived the longstanding demand for Bharat Ratna to late hockey legend Dhyan Chand with some saying the "wizard" should have been given the honour ahead of cricketing icon Sachin Tendulkar.
Jul 14, 2016
Sreejesh Ravindran vs Sardar Singh is not a battle, but a wise decision by Hockey IndiaThe Indian team, driven by the ambitions of both Sardar Singh and PR Sreejesh, will hopefully makes it to the podium at the 2016 Rio Olympics.