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Sep 28, 2019
Gurjit Kaur's last-minute goal inspires India women hockey team's comeback win over Great BritainGurjit Kaur scored the goal from short corner, that India earned with 48 seconds left, to lead her team to a thrilling win.
Aug 18, 2019
Tokyo Olympics 2020: Goals from Vandana Katariya, Gurjit Kaur help India women's hockey team to draw Australia in test eventThe Indian women's hockey team came back twice from a goal deficit to hold Australia in a hard-fought round-robin league match of the Olympic Test Event.
Aug 07, 2019
Defence holds the key against Australia in Olympic Test event, says hockey team vice-captain Savita PuniaThe Indian women's team, currently ranked 10th in the FIH Rankings, will face tough challenges against the likes of World No 2 and three-time Olympic champions Australia, China (11th) and hosts Japan (14th) in the Test event in Tokyo.
Apr 03, 2019
High on confidence after spate of positive results, India women's hockey team start favourites in five-match series against MalaysiaHigh on confidence after a spate of good results, India, led by goalkeeper Savita Punia, will start as favourites in the five-match series against Malaysia.
Sep 30, 2018
Hockey India announce 48-member probables list for women's national campHockey India's core probables list that includes members from the recent 18th Asian Games silver medal-winning team, also features top performers from this year's National Championships.
Sep 25, 2018
India captain Virat Kohli, weightlifting world champion Mirabai Chanu receive Rajiv Gandhi Khel Ratna awardIndia captain Virat Kohli and weightlifting world champion Mirabai Chanu were presented with the Rajiv Gandhi Khel Ratna award at a ceremony at the Rashtrapati Bhawan.
Sep 18, 2018
Listen: Full script of Episode 43 of Spodcast where we discuss Virat Kohli's absence from Asia Cup squad, Khel Ratna Awards and moreRead the full script of episode 43 of Spodcast, Firstpost's sports podcast, where we discuss India beginning their Asia Cup campaign sans skipper Virat Kohli, Mirabai Chanu getting nominated for Khel Ratna among other things.
Sep 01, 2018
Asian Games 2018: India women's hockey team needs to add ruggedness to game after heartbreaking defeat in finalThe India women's hockey team is a smart lot. It won't take them long to figure out the answers as to why gold became silver.
Aug 22, 2018
Asian Games 2018: India women's hockey team discovers 'ruthless' streak in 21-0 trouncing of KazakhstanHaving eased off after half-time in the first match against Indonesia, India showed their ruthless streak with a morale-boosting 21-0 win over Kazakhstan.
Jul 30, 2018
Women's Hockey World Cup 2018: Resilience, faith help India hold USA to draw, inch closer towards quartersFaced with the humiliation of an exit from the tournament, India turned it around and drew with a group they have beaten only once in their last 10 matches with one draw.