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Delhi HC seeks sport ministry's stand after plea claims Hockey India created posts in violation of sports code
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Delhi HC seeks sport ministry's stand after plea claims Hockey India created posts in violation of sports code

The plea filed by former India player Aslam Sher Khan alleges that Hockey India violated the national sports code by creating posts, like 'life member', 'life president' and CEO, which are not permitted under the rules.

Tokyo Olympics 2020: SAI holds meeting with Hockey India officials, coaches to draw roadmap for Games
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Tokyo Olympics 2020: SAI holds meeting with Hockey India officials, coaches to draw roadmap for Games

SAI director-general Sandip Pradhan and other officials held a meeting with Hockey India representatives, which included its chief executive officer Elena Norman, executive director R K Srivastava, high-performance director David John and the men's and women's teams' chief coaches, Graham Reid and Sjoerd Marijne, respectively

International Women's Day: Even as India's female athletes shine on world stage, standalone leagues for them are sadly few
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International Women's Day: Even as India's female athletes shine on world stage, standalone leagues for them are sadly few

Since 2016 Rio Olympics, women athletes are among the biggest flagbearers in their respective sports. Yet, when it comes to sporting leagues, women's leagues often exist on the periphery.

By sacking Harendra Singh from men's national team, Hockey India guilty of complete trivialisation of talented Indian coach
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By sacking Harendra Singh from men's national team, Hockey India guilty of complete trivialisation of talented Indian coach

Honestly, 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.

Hockey World Cup 2018: India captain Manpreet Singh plays down Hockey India CEO's behaviour, says it was players' fault to enter VIP Area
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Hockey World Cup 2018: India captain Manpreet Singh plays down Hockey India CEO's behaviour, says it was players' fault to enter VIP Area

As per eyewitnesss, the players, including Manpreet, were rebuked by Hockey India CEO Elena Norman in full public view and were told to "shut up and get out."

India goalkeeper PR Sreejesh likely to get a reprieve for playing in football match for Virat Kohli's charity
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India goalkeeper PR Sreejesh likely to get a reprieve for playing in football match for Virat Kohli's charity

There were reports that Sreejesh's action didn't go down well with the team management but he might just get away as Hockey India is yet to initiate any disciplinary action against him.

Five-a-side mixed team hockey gets thumbs-up from players but concept not Olympics-bound anytime soon
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Five-a-side mixed team hockey gets thumbs-up from players but concept not Olympics-bound anytime soon

While 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.