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Sjoerd Marijne's final payment held on HI's advice; Dutchman says issue almost resolved now
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Sjoerd Marijne's final payment held on HI's advice; Dutchman says issue almost resolved now

Marijne's six-day salary, amounting to USD 1800, is on hold as he is still to return his official laptop.

India sweep FIH Annual Hockey Awards, men's Olympic champions Belgium question the process
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India sweep FIH Annual Hockey Awards, men's Olympic champions Belgium question the process

Harmanpreet Singh won the men's 'Player of the Year' award and Gurjit Kaur was recognised as the best player in the women's section.

Hockey India withdraws teams from Birmingham CWG citing COVID concerns, discriminatory quarantine rules
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Hockey India withdraws teams from Birmingham CWG citing COVID concerns, discriminatory quarantine rules

Hockey India's decision comes a day after England's withdrawal from the junior men's World Cup in Bhubaneswar over similar reasons.

Eager to directly qualify for Paris Olympics by winning Asian Games, says Hardik Singh
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Eager to directly qualify for Paris Olympics by winning Asian Games, says Hardik Singh

"We are eager to begin our quest for gold at the Paris Olympics. We will have to approach step-by-step, and our first step will be to qualify directly for the Olympic Games 2024 by winning Gold at the 2022 Asian Games," Hardik said in a Hockey India media release.

Nilakanta Sharma hopes Olympic bronze will inspire youngsters of Manipur to take up hockey
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Nilakanta Sharma hopes Olympic bronze will inspire youngsters of Manipur to take up hockey

Nilakanta was a vital cog in India's midfield in Tokyo, where the country ended a 41-year-old Olympic medal drought in hockey with a bronze.

Indian hockey teams unlikely to compete in Birmingham CWG, says IOA chief Batra
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Indian hockey teams unlikely to compete in Birmingham CWG, says IOA chief Batra

Batra said the Indian hockey teams' priority is to achieve their peak at the Asian Games, which starts just 35 days after the CWG

Basking in Tokyo Olympics afterglow, Manpreet Singh sets sights on Asian Games 2022
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Basking in Tokyo Olympics afterglow, Manpreet Singh sets sights on Asian Games 2022

"In terms of tournaments, Asian Games will be our next target. We would like to win it and seal the berth for the Paris Olympics," Manpreet Singh, skipper of men's hockey team, said.

How scientific adviser Wayne Lombard rewired the Indian women’s hockey team into fitter, more agile versions
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How scientific adviser Wayne Lombard rewired the Indian women’s hockey team into fitter, more agile versions

Moments after their fourth-place finish at Tokyo 2020, Wayne Lombard, the Indian women’s hockey team’s scientific adviser since 2017, spoke to Firstpost about the process that went into improving the team’s fitness levels.

Tokyo Olympics 2020: India finally get past mental blocks to clinch hockey bronze medal
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Tokyo Olympics 2020: India finally get past mental blocks to clinch hockey bronze medal

The manner in which Manpreet Singh and Co secured the nation's first Olympic medal in 41 years shows that belief is back in the system for Indian hockey.

Tokyo Olympics 2020: 'It's a rebirth, that's it', PR Sreejesh reacts to winning bronze after heroic campaign
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Tokyo Olympics 2020: 'It's a rebirth, that's it', PR Sreejesh reacts to winning bronze after heroic campaign

Sreejesh said the feeling of winning an Olympic medal is yet to completely sink in and he will probably settle down only after reaching home.

'A very special call': After hockey bronze at Tokyo Olympics, PM dials Team India | Watch
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'A very special call': After hockey bronze at Tokyo Olympics, PM dials Team India | Watch

PM Modi spoke to Indian men's hockey team captain Manpreet Singh and head coach Graham Reid, wishing them on winning the bronze medal at Tokyo Games.

Tokyo Olympics 2020: Coach Graham Reid 'privileged to have played a part' in ending India's medal wait
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Tokyo Olympics 2020: Coach Graham Reid 'privileged to have played a part' in ending India's medal wait

Reid has obsessively talked about pursuing a process and investing in youth to get the results at a big stage like the Olympics.

Tokyo Olympics 2020: Dedicate this bronze medal to COVID warriors, says skipper Manpreet Singh after creating history
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Tokyo Olympics 2020: Dedicate this bronze medal to COVID warriors, says skipper Manpreet Singh after creating history

"We would like to dedicate this medal to doctors and frontline health workers who have saved so many lives in India," Manpreet said.

Tokyo Olympics 2020: India men's hockey team's road to bronze medal
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Tokyo Olympics 2020: India men's hockey team's road to bronze medal

Here are the teams that the Indian men's hockey team defeated on their way to the bronze medal in Tokyo Olympics.

Tokyo Olympics 2020: India beat Germany 5-4 in bronze medal match to end 41-year wait for medal
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Tokyo Olympics 2020: India beat Germany 5-4 in bronze medal match to end 41-year wait for medal

There were tears and hugs on the field as the Indians led by Manpreet Singh and coached by Australian Graham Reid savoured the historic moment.

Tokyo Olympics 2020: India women's hockey team's historic run forged with self-belief and determination
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Tokyo Olympics 2020: India women's hockey team's historic run forged with self-belief and determination

Even the best break down under the pressure at Olympics but the India women's hockey team has reveled in it.

Tokyo Olympics 2020: Fearless India women's hockey team stuns Australia to create history, enter first Games semi-final
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Tokyo Olympics 2020: Fearless India women's hockey team stuns Australia to create history, enter first Games semi-final

India women's hockey team created history by beating three-time champions Australia 1-0.

Firstpost Explains: Two golds? Two silvers? How COVID-19 could make hockey event at Tokyo 2020 an unusual affair
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Firstpost Explains: Two golds? Two silvers? How COVID-19 could make hockey event at Tokyo 2020 an unusual affair

Two golds in hockey at Tokyo 2020? Two silvers? Firstpost Explains how COVID-19 could make the hockey tournament at Tokyo Olympics an unusual affair

Indian men's hockey team among the fittest in the world, says skipper Manpreet Singh
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Indian men's hockey team among the fittest in the world, says skipper Manpreet Singh

"Nineteen of our team members managed to clear the yo-yo scores where the last stage was 23.8, so I think this Indian Men’s team is one of the fittest teams in the world," Manpreet Singh said.

Hockey India nominates goalkeeper PR Sreejresh, defender Deepika for Rajiv Gandhi Khel Ratna; Harmanpreet Singh for Arjuna
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Hockey India nominates goalkeeper PR Sreejresh, defender Deepika for Rajiv Gandhi Khel Ratna; Harmanpreet Singh for Arjuna

The national federation also nominated RP Singh and Ch Sanggai Ibemhal for the Dhyan Chand Award for Lifetime Achievement, while coaches BJ Kariappa and CR Kumar were recommended for the Dronacharya Award.