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Hockey World Cup 2023: Punjab players continue to dominate national team
With 10 players from Punjab featuring in the 18-member India squad, it's difficult to imagine an Indian hockey team without its star players from the northern region.
India vs Spain Hockey World Cup 2023 Live streaming: When and where to watch FIH Men's Hockey WC live
India will face Spain in its first Hockey World Cup 2023 match - Check preview, date, time, streaming info.
Happy Birthday Harmanpreet Singh: All you need to know about India hockey team captain ahead of World Cup
Harmanpreet Singh made a comeback to the senior team after lifting the 2016 Junior World Cup with India. In the tournament, he recorded three goals.
The rise and fall of Sandeep Singh, the hockey icon-turned-Haryana sports minister, now booked for sexual harassment
Sandeep Singh has stepped down as Haryana’s sports minister after he was named in a sexual harassment case by a junior coach. Before his political foray, he earned world acclaim as ‘Flicker Singh’ for his abilities on the hockey turf and was the captain of the national team in 2009 and 2010
India suffer 4-5 defeat against Australia in fifth hockey Test, lose series 1-4
India had lost 4-5 and 4-7 in the first two Tests before winning the next match 4-3. The visitors lost the fourth game 1-5.
India stun Australia 4-3 in third hockey test, register first win in 13 years
The famous win also kept the five-match series alive with Australia leading 2-1.
FIH Pro League: Goalkeeper Krishan Pathak's brilliance hands India 3-1 win in shoot-out over Spain
Harmanpreet (12th, 32nd minutes) scored a brace from penalty corners for India while skipper Marc Miralles (43rd) and Pere Amat (55th) found the net for Spain in regulation time.
FIH Pro League: India lose to Spain 2-3 in dying minutes
Marc Reyne (56') scored a late winner for Spain to seal the game in their favour in FIH Pro League.
India to open men's Hockey World Cup 2023 campaign against Spain on 13 January
Tokyo Olympics bronze medallists India, who are currently world No. 5 in the FIH rankings, are clubbed alongside England (6), Spain (8) and World Cup debutants Wales (16) in pool D.
Indian hockey teams to take Sjoerd Marijne to court for allegations against Manpreet Singh
In Sjoerd Marijne's upcoming book 'Will Power - The Inside Story of the Incredible Turnaround in Indian Women's Hockey', Marijne wrote that senior pro Manpreet asked a player "to stop playing well"
Commonwealth Games: India men's hockey team outplay South Africa 3-2 to reach final
Abhishek (20th minute), Mandeep Singh (28th) and Jugraj Singh (58th) scored for India, while South Africa's goals came from the sticks of Ryan Julius (33rd) and Mustapha Cassiem (59th).
Indian men's hockey team returns to National Camp ahead of CWG 2022
Hockey India named 31 players for the camp which will conclude on July 23 ahead of the team's departure for the Commonwealth Games in Birmingham, England.
Men's Hockey Asia Cup: India to open campaign against Pakistan on May 23
Placed in Pool A, Tokyo Olympics bronze medallist India will face Japan and hosts Indonesia in the stage for a top-two spot after facing Pakistan in the pool opener.
FIH Pro League: Harmanpreet Singh's brace hand India 3-0 victory over Germany
Harmanpreet converted two penalty corners for India in the 18th and 27th minutes, while Abhishek scored from another set piece in the 45th minute.
FIH Pro League: Defender Amit Rohidas to lead India in tie against Germany
Star dragflicker Harmanpreet Singh will don the responsibility of vice-captain in the double-header at the Kalinga Stadium. The second match of the tie will be played on Friday.
FIH Pro League: India retain Amit Rohidas as captain for Engtland tie, Neelam Sanjeep Xess makes comeback
Neelam was part of India's team in the Asian Champions Trophy in December last year at Dhaka where they finished third with a 4-3 win over Pakistan.
FIH Pro League: Midfielder Rabichandra Singh named in India squad for Argentina tie; Gurjant returns
Rabichandra, who was part of the Indian junior men's squad at the FIH Junior World Cup, will be the lone new face in the squad announced by Hockey India on Wednesday.
India men, women to open CWG 2022 hockey campaign against Ghana
Two-time silver medallists Indian men are placed in a relatively easy Pool B along side England, Canada, Wales and Ghana while the Pool A consists of six-time champions Australia, New Zealand, South Africa, Pakistan and Scotland.
Women's FIH Pro League: Sushila Chanu scores brace as India drub China 7-1 on debut
Chanu (47th, 52nd minutes) converted two penalty strokes while Navneet Kaur (5th), Neha (12), Vandana Katariya (40th), Sharmila Devi (48th) and Gurjit Kaur (50th) netted one each to hand India a convincing win.
Asian Champions Trophy: India edge arch-rivals Pakistan 4-3 to win bronze; South Korea crowned champions
After being stunned by Japan 3-5 in the semi-final on Tuesday, much was expected from India against Pakistan. They did press hard and created numerous chances, including 11 penalty corners, out of which they made use of just two.