Poonam Rani

Showing of 1 - 20 from 19 results
Poonam Rani - Total results - 19
Asian Women's Champions Trophy hockey: Confident India begin title defence on 13 May against Japan
Sports

Asian Women's Champions Trophy hockey: Confident India begin title defence on 13 May against Japan

Defending champions India will begin their campaign in the 5th Asian Women's Champions Trophy hockey tournament against Japan on 13 May at the Donghae City in Korea

Commonwealth Games 2018: Rani Rampal says, women's hockey team determined to end 12-year medal drought
Sports

Commonwealth Games 2018: Rani Rampal says, women's hockey team determined to end 12-year medal drought

"We are here to finish on the podium and nothing less," expressed India women's Hockey captain Rani Rampal

India women's hockey team clinch five-match series against South Korea with 3-1 win
Sports

India women's hockey team clinch five-match series against South Korea with 3-1 win

Two goals in the 1st quarter by Gurjit and Deepika put India in a commanding position while Poonam Rani's field goal in the 47th minute secured the victory for the visitors

India women's hockey team edge past South Korea to lead 2-0 in five-match series
Sports

India women's hockey team edge past South Korea to lead 2-0 in five-match series

Goals for India were scored by Poonam Rani (6th minute), skipper Rani Rampal (27th minute) and Gurjit Kaur (32nd minute) while Yurim Lee (10th) and Jungeun Seo (31st) scored for the hosts.

Rani Rampal named India captain for women's team's tour of South Korea; Poonam Rani stages comeback
Sports

Rani Rampal named India captain for women's team's tour of South Korea; Poonam Rani stages comeback

Defender Sunita Lakra will be Rani's deputy during the trip. With celebrated goalkeeper Savita rested for the tour, Rajani Etimarpu will be joined by debutant Swati to guard the Indian goalpost in Korea.

Ritu Rani comes out of retirement, returns to India's squad for women's Hockey World League
Sports

Ritu Rani comes out of retirement, returns to India's squad for women's Hockey World League

Former captain Ritu Rani shunned retirement to make a comeback in the Indian team after a seven-month sabbatical as Hockey India announced an 18-member Indian squad for the women's Hockey World League Round 2, to be held in Canada from 1 April.

Vandana Katariya to captain Indian women's hockey team in Australia series
Sports

Vandana Katariya to captain Indian women's hockey team in Australia series

Forward Vandana Katariya will captain Indian senior women's hockey team in the Test Series against Australia to be played at Melbourne.

Women's Asian Champions Trophy: India through to final despite loss to China
Sports

Women's Asian Champions Trophy: India through to final despite loss to China

India put a valiant fight before going down 2-3 to China in their last group match, but still qualified for the women's ACT hockey final.

Jawelin thrower Annu Rani smashes national record, becomes first Indian woman to cross 60m mark
Sports

Jawelin thrower Annu Rani smashes national record, becomes first Indian woman to cross 60m mark

Javelin thrower Annu Rani smashed her own national record and in the process became the first Indian woman to cross the 60m mark on the third and penultimate day of the 56th Open National Athletics Championships in Lucknow on Thursday.

Sakshi Malik appointed as wrestling director of Rohtak University
Sports

Sakshi Malik appointed as wrestling director of Rohtak University

The Haryana Government announced the appointment of Rio Olympics bronze medallist Sakshi Malik as Wrestling Director at Rohtak University.

Rio 2016: Playing first Olympic hockey match in 36 years, India's women make bright start
Sports

Rio 2016: Playing first Olympic hockey match in 36 years, India's women make bright start

36 years after they last walked on an Olympic pitch, the Indian women's hockey team took on Japan in the opening match of their 2016 Rio Olympics campaign, and made a spirited comeback after being 0-2 down to draw 2-2.

Rio Olympics 2016: India women's hockey team kickstart campaign against Japan, hoping for encore
Sports

Rio Olympics 2016: India women's hockey team kickstart campaign against Japan, hoping for encore

India will clash against Japan when they clash in their women's hockey opener in a pool B match of the Rio Olympics in Rio on Sunday.

India women's hockey team defeats Canada 3-1, continue great form on USA tour
Sports

India women's hockey team defeats Canada 3-1, continue great form on USA tour

The India women's hockey team beat Canada 3-1 in their second consecutive encounter on the USA tour in Manheim on Saturday.

Rio 2016: Sushila Chanu to lead Indian women's hockey team at Olympics
Sports

Rio 2016: Sushila Chanu to lead Indian women's hockey team at Olympics

Defender Sushila Chanu will lead the 16-member Indian women's hockey team at the forthcoming Olympic Games to be held at Rio de Janeiro from August 5 to 21.

Road to Rio: Sushila Chanu heads Indian women's hockey team for four-nation tournament
Sports

Road to Rio: Sushila Chanu heads Indian women's hockey team for four-nation tournament

Defender Sushila Chanu Pukhrambam will lead a 17-member Indian women's hockey team in a four-nation tournament in Darwin, Australia starting May 30.

Poonam Rani's 150th appearance marked by India women's 0-1 loss to New Zealand in Hawke's Bay Cup opening game
Sports

Poonam Rani's 150th appearance marked by India women's 0-1 loss to New Zealand in Hawke's Bay Cup opening game

India walked away from the first quarter with a clean sheet, but New Zealand took the lead through an Olivia Merry field goal in the second quarter.

Asian games: Indian women's hockey team blanks Thailand 3-0 in opener
Sports

Asian games: Indian women's hockey team blanks Thailand 3-0 in opener

The Indians completely dominated their opening match, but their wayward strikers could score just three out of 22 shots during the match as against one by Thailand.

Hockey: Jaspreet scores brace as Indian women beat Canada 4-2
Sports

Hockey: Jaspreet scores brace as Indian women beat Canada 4-2

Jaspreet Kaur scored a brace while Poonam Rani and Rani Rampal hit a goal apiece for the winners. Brienne Stairs and Karli Johansen scored a goal apiece for Canada.

Poonam Rani, Chanchan Devi complete 100th international caps
Sports

Poonam Rani, Chanchan Devi complete 100th international caps

Poonam completed her 100th international match during the Indian eves European Tour against Ireland last week, Chanchan achieved the feat during India's opening match of the Champions Challenge 1 in Scotland against Korea yesterday.