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International Hockey Federation postpones Pro League matches due to COVID-19
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International Hockey Federation postpones Pro League matches due to COVID-19

The FIH further said it will keep monitoring the global health situation closely and come out with new dates for these matches after consultation with the stakeholders.

India skipper Manpreet Singh says back-to-back Pro League hockey matches will help team gain momentum for Olympics
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India skipper Manpreet Singh says back-to-back Pro League hockey matches will help team gain momentum for Olympics

India men's hockey team captain Manpreet Singh said the scheduling provides enough time for the team to prepare for a major event like the Pro League.

FIH conducts facilities workshop with Hockey India state member units with focus on academy venues
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FIH conducts facilities workshop with Hockey India state member units with focus on academy venues

One representative from each of the Hockey India's 31 state member units got an opportunity to understand the basics of developing a facilities strategy, understand the different field and surfacing options and identify additional features to consider when planning a new hockey facility during the course of the three-hour workshop

Narinder Batra calls for end to infighting in IOA, work towards development of sport and athletes
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Narinder Batra calls for end to infighting in IOA, work towards development of sport and athletes

IOA president Narinder Batra called for the hostilities between him and senior officials such as secretary general Rajeev Mehta and vice-president Sudhanshu Mittal to come to an end.

IOA vice president Sudhanshu Mittal says FIH clean chit to Narinder Batra is eyewash, insists on fresh probe
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IOA vice president Sudhanshu Mittal says FIH clean chit to Narinder Batra is eyewash, insists on fresh probe

IOA vice-president Sudhanshu Mittal has said that the International Hockey Federation's (FIH) clean chit to president Narinder Batra on his complaint of irregularity was an eyewash, insisting that his allegation should be probed as per FIH's statutes.

IOA President Narinder Batra denies flouting any rules during body's 2017 elections in letter to IOC head Thomas Bach
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IOA President Narinder Batra denies flouting any rules during body's 2017 elections in letter to IOC head Thomas Bach

In his message to Bach, Batra, an IOC member from India, accused Mittal of damaging his reputation, and claimed that a conflict of interest case can't be made out following his election to the post of FIH chief.

IOA's Sudhanshu Mittal claims president Narinder Batra was not eligible to contest for the post
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IOA's Sudhanshu Mittal claims president Narinder Batra was not eligible to contest for the post

IOA vice president Sudhanshu Mittal, in a letter to the International hockey federation FIH, alleged that a major cover up was done to allow Batra contest election for the top sports job of the country.

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.

Coronavirus Outbreak: FIH says resumption of competitive hockey depends on local conditions in member countries
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Coronavirus Outbreak: FIH says resumption of competitive hockey depends on local conditions in member countries

According to a top FIH official said while a vaccine is needed to 'return to normal competition', restarting the sport at different levels is dependent on conditions in various member nations

Coronavirus Outbreak: International Hockey Federation says sport can fully resume only after development of vaccine for COVID-19
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Coronavirus Outbreak: International Hockey Federation says sport can fully resume only after development of vaccine for COVID-19

The International Hockey Federation (FIH) believes global competition among its member countries will be possible only during the last stage of the process, the timeline of which cannot be set

Coronavirus Outbreak: IOA requests Sports Ministry for financial assistance of over Rs 200 crore to tide over crisis
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Coronavirus Outbreak: IOA requests Sports Ministry for financial assistance of over Rs 200 crore to tide over crisis

IOA President Narinder Batra wrote a letter to Sports Minister Kiren Rijiju, asking for financial assistance to resume sporting activities once the government gives the go-ahead

Coronavirus Outbreak: Indian men's, women's hockey teams to undergo basic online coaching course starting Monday
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Coronavirus Outbreak: Indian men's, women's hockey teams to undergo basic online coaching course starting Monday

The hockey course will be attended by 32 senior men and 23 senior women core probables on 11 and 15 May respectively. Captain of the Indian women's team Rani Rampal has already attended the Hockey India coaching education pathway in the past and achieved a Hockey India Level 1 Coach Certification.

Narinder Batra's tenure as FIH President extended until May 2021 amidst coronavirus pandemic
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Narinder Batra's tenure as FIH President extended until May 2021 amidst coronavirus pandemic

Besides Batra, the tenures of women EB members — Danae Andrada (URU), Hazel Kennedy (ZAM); men EB members — Erik Cornelissen (NED) and Tayyab Ikram (MAC) have got extensions.

Narinder Batra backtracks on statement regarding extension of tenure as FIH chief, say polls will happen in October
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Narinder Batra backtracks on statement regarding extension of tenure as FIH chief, say polls will happen in October

International Hockey Federation (FIH) president Narinder Batra on Sunday backtracked on his statement that his tenure is set for extension due to the postponement of FIH elections to 2021, saying that the polls "as of now" will go ahead in October this year.

Indian hockey team's Dilpreet Singh reveals how coach Graham Reid's pep talk revived his career
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Indian hockey team's Dilpreet Singh reveals how coach Graham Reid's pep talk revived his career

Sidelined after a disappointing World Cup campaign in 2018, young India hockey team striker Dilpreet Singh revealed it was chief coach Graham Reid's pep talk during a junior training camp that motivated him to work hard and reclaim his spot in the senior side.

Coronavirus Outbreak: Extension of FIH Pro League by one year will benefit Indian hockey team, says defender Varun Kumar
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Coronavirus Outbreak: Extension of FIH Pro League by one year will benefit Indian hockey team, says defender Varun Kumar

Last week, the International Hockey Federation(FIH) extended the second edition of the Pro League by one year till June 2021

International Hockey Federation extend second season of Pro League after postponement of matches amidst COVID-19 pandemic
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International Hockey Federation extend second season of Pro League after postponement of matches amidst COVID-19 pandemic

Season 2 of the Pro League was set to run from January to June 2020 and around one-third of the matches were completed by early March before the escalating COVID-19 crisis brought the competition to a standstill

Coronavirus Outbreak: Hockey India launches online interactive sessions for umpires and technical officials
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Coronavirus Outbreak: Hockey India launches online interactive sessions for umpires and technical officials

Hockey India is carrying out the sessions across six WhatsApp groups, three for technical officials and three for umpires

Coronavirus Outbreak: Indian hockey team FIH Pro League fixtures against New Zealand postponed due to travel restrictions
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Coronavirus Outbreak: Indian hockey team FIH Pro League fixtures against New Zealand postponed due to travel restrictions

Indian hockey team was scheduled to host New Zealand for the two-leg tie on 23 and 24 May in Bhubaneswar. New Zealand, in fact, have also cancelled their trip to China.

Coronavirus Outbreak: No international matches for Indian hockey teams till June
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Coronavirus Outbreak: No international matches for Indian hockey teams till June

Hockey India informed about the postponement of the events which were a part of its Annual Calendar for Training and Competitions