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Year in Review 2017: Men's hockey team showed promise, but must translate them to performances
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Year in Review 2017: Men's hockey team showed promise, but must translate them to performances

While India won the Asia Cup in Dhaka and finished on the podium at the Hockey World League Final, glaring gaps remain in defence. Coach Sjoerd Marijne would do well to plug them in the World Cup year.

The HWL medal is like a 'tonic' for Indian Hockey, says striker SV Sunil
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The HWL medal is like a 'tonic' for Indian Hockey, says striker SV Sunil

India ace striker SV Sunil feels their win against defending champion Netherlands will work like a 'tonic' for Indian Hockey, but also added that team will have to work really hard to clinch a medal at Rio de Janeiro Olympics next year.

World Champs Australia win Hockey World League Finals beating Belgium 2-1
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World Champs Australia win Hockey World League Finals beating Belgium 2-1

World champions Australia lived up to their reputation as they bested Belgium 2-1 in the final to become the champions of the Hero Hockey World League (HWL) Final.

It's time India won a major tournament medal, says Coach Oltmans after reaching HWL semis
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It's time India won a major tournament medal, says Coach Oltmans after reaching HWL semis

India's chief coach Roelant Oltmans is a "proud" man after his side stunned Great Britain 2-1 to enter the semifinals of Hockey World League (HWL) Final

Inspired India pip Great Britain 2-1, enter semi-finals of Hockey World League Final
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Inspired India pip Great Britain 2-1, enter semi-finals of Hockey World League Final

World No. 6 India came into the match as underdogs having finished last in Pool B with just one point. Great Britain, on the other hand, were touted as favourites as they topped Pool A with two wins and a draw.

It's time for us to win a medal in a major tournament: Roelant Oltmans
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It's time for us to win a medal in a major tournament: Roelant Oltmans

India's chief coach Roelant Oltmans is a "proud" man after his side stunned Great Britain 2-1 to enter the semifinals of Hockey World League (HWL) Final in Raipur on Thursday and the Dutchman feels it's time for the eight-time Olympic champions to win a medal in a major tournament.

Hockey World League Final: Great Britain tops pool, to meet hosts India in quarterfinals
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Hockey World League Final: Great Britain tops pool, to meet hosts India in quarterfinals

India will face Great Britain in the quarterfinals in Raipur on Thursday after the British drew 3-3 with Belgium to top Pool A in the Hockey World League (HWL) Final at the Sardar Vallabh Bhai Patel Stadium, in Raipur on Tuesday.

HWL: We lacked in final pass, says India coach Oltmans after loss against Netherlands
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HWL: We lacked in final pass, says India coach Oltmans after loss against Netherlands

Insisting that they lacked in structure and organisation against Netherlands, India chief coach Roelant Oltmans on Monday lamented his players' inability to deliver the final ball which according to him was costing his side dearly against top teams.

Hockey World League: India draw 1-1 with Olympic champions Germany
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Hockey World League: India draw 1-1 with Olympic champions Germany

Although India were by far the better side on display today, it was the Germans, who struck first in the sixth minute through a field goal from Niklas Wellen.

HWL: Don't want to see such below-par performance again, says Oltmans after Argentina defeat
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HWL: Don't want to see such below-par performance again, says Oltmans after Argentina defeat

Roelant Oltmans was fuming after a lacklustre India lost 0-3 to Argentina in the opening match of the Hockey World League (HWL) Final, prompting the Dutchman to say he doesn't want to witness a repeat of such a "below-par" showing from his wards in the rest of the tournament.

Hockey World League: Lacklustre India lose 0-3 to Argentina in opener
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Hockey World League: Lacklustre India lose 0-3 to Argentina in opener

India dished out a lacklustre performance to go down 0-3 to Argentina in the opening match of the Hockey World League (HWL) Final in front of a packed Sardar Vallabhbhai Patel Stadium in Raipur on Friday.

Paul van Ass set to be sacked as India hockey coach
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Paul van Ass set to be sacked as India hockey coach

Paul van Ass is no longer the coach of the Indian National Hockey team

If everyone thinks I'm a dictator, I will go: HI chief Batra on spat with van Ass
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If everyone thinks I'm a dictator, I will go: HI chief Batra on spat with van Ass

If committee thinks van Ass is good coach, I will go to Netherlands to bring him back says HI chief Batra

The Paul van Ass saga: While Batra and coaches battle, Indian hockey is the loser
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The Paul van Ass saga: While Batra and coaches battle, Indian hockey is the loser

Paul Van Ass claimed today that he was sacked by Hockey India (SAI and Batra have claimed otherwise -- so this is still a subject of some debate).

On the verge of Olympic qualification, Indian women's hockey team arrive to grand welcome
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On the verge of Olympic qualification, Indian women's hockey team arrive to grand welcome

Having all but booked a berth in next year's Rio Olympics, Indian women's hockey team today arrived here early morning to a grand welcome amidst beating of drums and loud cheers.

HWL: Breakdown of our defensive structure was a let down, says Sardar Singh
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HWL: Breakdown of our defensive structure was a let down, says Sardar Singh

After suffering a 1-5 loss to Great Britain, India captain Sardar Singh on Sunday said his team needs to organise its defence better if it has to be ranked among the top international sides.

HWL: Goalkeeper Savita stars in win over Japan as women's team keep Olympics hope alive
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HWL: Goalkeeper Savita stars in win over Japan as women's team keep Olympics hope alive

Custodian Savita emerged a saviour by blocking half-a-dozen goal-bearing chances as India enhanced their Olympic qualification by finishing fifth in HWL

Hockey: Conceding soft goals to Belgium put us under enormous pressure, says Sardar Singh
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Hockey: Conceding soft goals to Belgium put us under enormous pressure, says Sardar Singh

"Perhaps, the nerves played a role in those soft goals," Sardar said.

Hockey World League Semi-Finals: World champions Australia set up title clash with Belgium
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Hockey World League Semi-Finals: World champions Australia set up title clash with Belgium

After being denied by a ball bouncing back into play off the crossbar, Australia opened the scoring in the 27th minute through a penalty corner goal from Blake Govers.

HWL: Pakistan fail to qualify for Rio 2016 after 1-0 defeat against Ireland
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HWL: Pakistan fail to qualify for Rio 2016 after 1-0 defeat against Ireland

Once a powerhouse of the sport, Pakistan men's hockey team slumped to a new low as it failed to qualify for next year's Rio Olympics after suffering a shocking 0-1 defeat to Ireland