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Hockey World Cup Memories: Dutch legend Stephan Veen remembers lifting the Cup in his maiden attempt
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Hockey World Cup Memories: Dutch legend Stephan Veen remembers lifting the Cup in his maiden attempt

Dutch legend Stephan Veen recounts winning the 1990 World Cup in Lahore as part of Firstpost's Hockey World Cup Memories series.

Hockey World Cup Memories: Dhanraj Pillay on hostile reception in 1990 edition and making waves in Sydney 1994
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Hockey World Cup Memories: Dhanraj Pillay on hostile reception in 1990 edition and making waves in Sydney 1994

Indian hockey legend Dhanraj Pillay on his four World Cups: from hostile crowds in Pakistan in 1990 to dream tournament in Sydney back in 1994.

Hockey World Cup Memories: Jagbir Singh remembers hostility and heartbreak in Lahore
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Hockey World Cup Memories: Jagbir Singh remembers hostility and heartbreak in Lahore

Jagbir Singh recounts India's disastrous campaign at the 1990 World Cup in Lahore in Firstpost's Hockey World Cup Memories series.

Hockey World Cup Memories: AB Subbaiah remembers 1994 edition, where India's chances were undone by South Africa
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Hockey World Cup Memories: AB Subbaiah remembers 1994 edition, where India's chances were undone by South Africa

Arjuna Award-winning goalkeeper AB Subbaiah recounts India's 1994 World Cup journey, where they finished fifth, in this exclusive conversation with Firstpost.

Hockey World Cup Memories: Ashok Kumar remembers the goal that sealed India's only title in 1975
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Hockey World Cup Memories: Ashok Kumar remembers the goal that sealed India's only title in 1975

Ashok Kumar, India's 1975 World Cup hero on the final, said: "I would say had Aslam Sher Khan not played the final, we would have lost by 2-3 goals, and if Pakistan's Manzoor Junior had not played that match, we would have scored 3-4 more. It was that kind of game."

Hockey World Cup Memories: 1975 hero Aslam Sher Khan remembers the goal that changed Indian hockey
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Hockey World Cup Memories: 1975 hero Aslam Sher Khan remembers the goal that changed Indian hockey

Hero of the 1975 World Cup semi-final, Aslam Sher Khan looks back at the historical goal that defines India's World Cup history.

Hockey World Cup Memories: Former captain Ajitpal Singh recounts leading India to title glory in 1975
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Hockey World Cup Memories: Former captain Ajitpal Singh recounts leading India to title glory in 1975

India's only World Cup-winning captain, Ajitpal Singh, remembers his World Cup journey in this exclusive chat with Firstpost for our series, Hockey World Cup Memories.

Hockey World Cup Memories: Dilip Tirkey recounts how lack of quality drag-flickers botched India's World Cup campaigns
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Hockey World Cup Memories: Dilip Tirkey recounts how lack of quality drag-flickers botched India's World Cup campaigns

India's legendary hockey player Dilip Tirkey recounts his World Cup journey in this exclusive conversation with Firstpost.

Hockey World Cup Memories: Tahir Zaman remembers overcoming father's demise to help Pakistan lift trophy in 1994
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Hockey World Cup Memories: Tahir Zaman remembers overcoming father's demise to help Pakistan lift trophy in 1994

Pakistan's Tahir Zaman revisits the World Cup win of 1994 as part of Firstpost's series, My World Cup Memories.

Hockey World Cup Memories: VR Raghunath looks back at surprise 2006 call-up and lessons learnt from 2014 edition
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Hockey World Cup Memories: VR Raghunath looks back at surprise 2006 call-up and lessons learnt from 2014 edition

VR Raghunath played the 2006 and 2014 World Cups for India as a fullback. He shares his experience of playing at the event in this exclusive interaction with Firstpost.