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Hockey India pays tribute to Usman Khan as ‘very stylish’ left-winger passes away at 76
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Hockey India pays tribute to Usman Khan as ‘very stylish’ left-winger passes away at 76

Khan breathed his last in Madanapalle, Andhra Pradesh after a long battle with cancer.

Tokyo Olympics 2020: Focus of India men’s hockey team is on peaking at the right time during Games, says Nilkanta Sharma
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Tokyo Olympics 2020: Focus of India men’s hockey team is on peaking at the right time during Games, says Nilkanta Sharma

The midfielder from Manipur added that the Indian team, which won the last of its eight gold medals in 1980, "can certainly make history" if they play to their full potential.

Tokyo Olympics 2020: Gold ‘ultimate goal for all of us’, says Indian hockey midfielder Rajkumar Pal
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Tokyo Olympics 2020: Gold ‘ultimate goal for all of us’, says Indian hockey midfielder Rajkumar Pal

Erstwhile powerhouse of the game, India won last of their eight Olympic gold medals in the 1980 Moscow Games, and will be hoping to end the drought later this year.

Tokyo Olympics 2020: India women's hockey core group to resume training in SAI Bengaluru
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Tokyo Olympics 2020: India women's hockey core group to resume training in SAI Bengaluru

The 25-member Olympic core group will undergo mandatory quarantine before the commencement of training.

Former India hockey player Harendra Singh named head coach of US men's national team
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Former India hockey player Harendra Singh named head coach of US men's national team

Singh, who previously served as the chief coach of the senior Indian men's national team from 2017-18, has bagged a total of eight gold medals, five silver and nine bronze at different international level tournaments.

Harmanpreet Singh says Indian men’s hockey team hoping to gather momentum for Tokyo 2020 in Argentina tour
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Harmanpreet Singh says Indian men’s hockey team hoping to gather momentum for Tokyo 2020 in Argentina tour

The tour includes four practice matches apart from back-to-back FIH Hockey Pro League matches against Argentina on 11 and 12 April.

Indian women's hockey team suffers second straight defeat against Argentina
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Indian women's hockey team suffers second straight defeat against Argentina

It was Argentina who showed their experience as they held sway to convert opportunities.

Skipper Rani Rampal says Argentina tour will help India women's team 'understand where they stand'
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Skipper Rani Rampal says Argentina tour will help India women's team 'understand where they stand'

Rani reiterated that a good show in the series will boost her side's confidence heading into this year's Tokyo Olympics.

India's resurgence in hockey the result of systematic approach, two-way communication, says SV Sunil
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India's resurgence in hockey the result of systematic approach, two-way communication, says SV Sunil

The 31-year-old forward from Karnataka said senior players are now consulted by Hockey India, to ensure everything is on the right track.

National camps for Indian men's and women's hockey teams put on hold as Bengaluru goes into lockdown
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National camps for Indian men's and women's hockey teams put on hold as Bengaluru goes into lockdown

A SAI source in Bengaluru confirmed that there is no way the national camps can resume on the earlier earmarked date with the Karnataka capital going into a seven-day lockdown till 22 July.

Sports Ministry asks Hockey India chief Mushtaque Ahmad to step down citing rules violation of sports code
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Sports Ministry asks Hockey India chief Mushtaque Ahmad to step down citing rules violation of sports code

The ministry said Mushtaque Ahmad's 2018 appointment as Hockey India president was his third consecutive term as an office-bearer in the organisation as compared to the limit of two that's currently allowed for NSFs.

Football legend Tulsidas Balaram reminisces Balbir Singh Sr’s heroic effort of playing 1956 Olympics final with injured finger
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Football legend Tulsidas Balaram reminisces Balbir Singh Sr’s heroic effort of playing 1956 Olympics final with injured finger

He did not score in India's Olympic gold-grabbing win over Pakistan in the 1956 Games final but hockey skipper Balbir Singh Senior had come out playing that match with a fractured finger, recalled footballer Tulsidas Balaram.

Balbir Singh Sr will be remembered not only as an outstanding player, but one greatly dedicated to our sport, says FIH
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Balbir Singh Sr will be remembered not only as an outstanding player, but one greatly dedicated to our sport, says FIH

The FIH paid glowing tributes to legendary Balbir Singh Sr, who passed away on Monday, describing the three-time Olympic gold winner as an outstanding player who dedicated his life to the sport.

Asian Hockey Federation condoles Balbir Singh Senior's demise, describe loss as sad moment for 'global hockey and sport fraternity'
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Asian Hockey Federation condoles Balbir Singh Senior's demise, describe loss as sad moment for 'global hockey and sport fraternity'

The Asian Hockey Federation (AHF) on Monday condoled the sad demise of the legendary Balbir Singh Sr, saying the three-time Olympic gold medallist will always be remembered for his devotion and contribution to the sport.

Hockey India prepares post-lockdown plans for men's and women's teams with Tokyo Olympics in mind
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Hockey India prepares post-lockdown plans for men's and women's teams with Tokyo Olympics in mind

Hockey India on Wednesday said it has drawn up a list of competitions both for the senior men and women's teams in the run-up to next year's Tokyo Olympics.

Tokyo Olympics: After recovering from eye injury, Indian hockey team defender Reena hopes to feature in postponed Games
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Tokyo Olympics: After recovering from eye injury, Indian hockey team defender Reena hopes to feature in postponed Games

A gym session gone awry has threatened to end her career but after two eye surgeries and months away from the game, mid-fielder Reena is looking at selection in Indian women's hockey team for the Tokyo Olympics.

Hockey India restructures domestic competitions, including senior national championships, to maximise participation starting 2021
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Hockey India restructures domestic competitions, including senior national championships, to maximise participation starting 2021

The national championships will have a new format from next year as the Hockey India has decided to restructure its domestic competitions with an aim to maximise athlete participation and develop the game in states, union territories, institutional units and academies.

Tokyo Olympics 2020: Here's a look at the status of qualifying events for the Games
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Tokyo Olympics 2020: Here's a look at the status of qualifying events for the Games

As the IOC attempts to keep the 2020 Olympics on schedule, many of the events that determine who would compete in Tokyo have been postponed or cancelled.

India women's captain Rani Rampal becomes first hockey player to be crowned 'World Games Athlete of the Year'
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India women's captain Rani Rampal becomes first hockey player to be crowned 'World Games Athlete of the Year'

Indian women's team captain Rani Rampal on Thursday became the first-ever hockey player world-wide to win the prestigious 'World Games Athlete of the Year' award.

Young striker Dilpreet Singh named in 32-member men's hockey team probables for two-week national camp
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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.