Hockey India restructures domestic competitions, including senior national championships, to maximise participation starting 2021
The national championships will have a new format from next year as the Hockey India has decided to restructure its domestic competitions with an aim to maximise athlete participation and develop the game in states, union territories, institutional units and academies.
Indian men's hockey team captain Manpreet Singh on Monday dedicated his FIH Player of the Year 2019 award to his late father, saying the recognition brings with it a huge responsibility.
Sultan of Johor Cup: India bounce back from two-goal deficit to defeat Malaysia 4-2 in campaign opener
The Indian junior men's hockey team rallied from two-goal deficit to beat hosts Malaysia 4-2 in its opening match of the ninth Sultan of Johor Cup on Saturday.
Sultan of Johor Cup: India face hosts Malaysia in campaign opener with eyes set on going one step further than last year
Eyes firmly set on completing last year's unfinished task, a determined India will open its campaign against hosts Malaysia in the ninth Sultan of Johor Cup junior hockey tournament on Saturday.
Harmanpreet Singh fires another brace as India men's hockey team overpower Spain 5-1, collect third win on the trot
Drag-flicker Harmanpreet Singh yet again scored a brace as Indian men's hockey team thrashed Spain 5-1 for their third consecutive win at Antwerp on Sunday.
Dragflicker Harmanpreet Singh scored a brace as the India men's hockey team defeated world number 8 Spain 6-1 in their second match of Tour of Belgium here on Saturday.
Mandeep Singh, Akashdeep Singh guide India men's hockey team to 2-0 win over Belgium in series opener
Mandeep Singh and Akashdeep Singh scored in the second half to guide the Indian men's hockey team to a 2-0 win over Belgium in the opening game of the three-match series at Belgium on Thursday.
FIH Series Finals 2019: Manpreet Singh stars with brace in 3-1 win over Poland but inconsistent India continue to fluff chances
Coach Graham Reid would be happy with the three points that take India to top of their Pool with a game against Uzbekistan coming up, but team's tendency to miss chances stood out in 3-1 win over Poland.
Hockey World Cup 2018: Pakistan aim to win fifth title after navigating past funding and administrative issues
For several weeks, it appeared as though Pakistan would not be amongst the teams competing at the 2018 Hockey World Cup in Bhubaneshwar, as discontent continued to grow within the squad over months of unpaid dues to players and staff.
Hockey World Cup 2018: Resurgent Belgium aiming for first major title after faltering in Rio Olympics final
Belgium's record at World Cups is poor with a fifth-place finish in the 2014 edition being their best performance till date. The Red Lions will be gunning to claim their first major title.
Hockey World Cup 2018: Olympic champions Argentina look to add first World Cup title to trophy cabinet
For long, Argentina have been giants in South American hockey, but when it came to the world stage, Los Leones were more often than not, minnows.
Indian men's hockey coach Harendra Singh asks players to identify mistakes from Asian Games loss to Malaysia
In the wake of India's sub-par performance in the Asian Games, Indian men's hockey team coach Harendra Singh has asked players to identify their mistakes from the tournament.
Asian Games 2018: Jaded India lacked rhythm as enterprising Malaysia inflict heartbreaking semi-final loss in men's hockey
Seen as a whole, India suffered a team meltdown against Malaysia. They failed to address the issues, control the game and paid the price.
Asian Games 2018: Defending champions India suffer heartbreaking loss to Malaysia in men's hockey semis
Defending champions India crashed out of the Asian Games men's hockey competition after a heartbreaking 6-7 loss to lower-ranked Malaysia via penalty shoot-off in the semi-finals at Jakarta on Thursday.
Full schedule of Indian athletes in action on day 7 of Commonwealth Games 2018
Commonwealth Games 2018, hockey preview: Versatility, adaptability key as Indian men look to set tone for important year
Sjoerd Marijne has promised changes and podium finishes. Yes, it’s a step at a time. But it’s the team’s adaptability and versatility that should deliver the medals.
India will meet South Africa on the opening day. They play Belgium on 2 December, and six days later, will lock horns with Canada at the 16,000-capacity Kalinga Stadium.
India men's hockey coach Sjoerd Marijne wants to focus on job at hand, insists he's not bothered by his critics
"I cannot do anything about what people talk about me. I am just focusing on what I can do as a coach. My quest is to build team, which can give results on regular basis," said Marijne.
Argentina humiliated double defending Olympic champions Germany 5-2 to reach the men's hockey final for the first time on Tuesday.
Atanu Das stormed into the pre-quarterfinals of the individual event while the men's hockey team stood up against Argentina on Day 4 of the Rio Olympics 2016.