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Daler Mehndi and his brother illegally sent people overseas by showing them as troupe members and collecting 'passage money' from them. Many complained that they took the money but did not keep their promise
FIH Pro League: Need to work on execution and avoid conceding soft goals, say Indian players ahead of Germany tie
India will need to work on their execution skills and do away with the habit of conceding soft goals in order to taste success in a busy calendar year, said Shamsher Singh and Hardik Singh.
The Indian team made a remarkable comeback from three goals down to eke out a hard-fought 5-4 win over Spain in an edge-of-the-seat thriller of the two-leg FIH Pro League on Saturday.
The Indian men's hockey team produced an inspiring performance at the Tokyo Games, where it edged out Germany 5-4 to claim a bronze medal, the country's first in the sport in 41 years.
The Punjab players in the bronze medal winning Indian men's hockey team led by Manpreet Singh and women player Gurjit Kaur paid obeisance at Harmandir Sahib (Golden Temple) in Amritsar on Wednesday.
Tokyo Olympics 2020: Gurjant Singh strikes twice as quarter-finalists India down Japan 5-3 in last hockey pool game
By virtue of this win, India finished second in Pool A behind Australia with four victories out of five matches.
"To be among the best, we have to constantly test ourselves against the best and I was very happy with the way I performed in the FIH Hockey Pro League matches against Argentina," Singh said.
"I wanted to build on my game further and was hopeful of finding opportunities in key events that were to be held this year," said Shamsher.
India Men's Hockey Coach Graham Reid says three-week training camp will focus on individual improvement
The Indian hockey team's next assignment will be the twin home leg matches of the FIH Pro League against the Netherlands in January next year
The three-week camp will be conducted from the SAI Bengaluru campus from 2 September and will be supervised by Indian men's hockey coach Graham Reid
Indian men's hockey team clinches Olympic Test event trophy after thrashing New Zealand 5-0 in final
The Indian men's hockey team won the Olympic Test event on Wednesday, beating New Zealand 5-0 to avenge the loss it endured in their round robin clash.
Cow vigilantes thrash two men in Gurugram on suspicion of transporting beef; police book victims of attack
Two men were allegedly beaten up by cow vigilantes on suspicion of smuggling beef on Sohna road in Gurugram on Tuesday
Former Australian forward Kieran Govers joins Indian hockey team national camp as preparations begin for 2020 Olympic Qualifiers
Govers, who was a part of the Australian team that won the Men's World Cup in 2010 and 2014, arrived in Bengaluru on Monday for an eight-day special camp for strikers at the Sports Authority of India
Gurugram Muslim family mob attack: Goons assault locals with sticks, swords for 'playing cricket'; FIR filed
The members of a family were thrashed with sticks and swords by goons after being threatened not to play cricket on the occasion of Holi in Gurugram's Bhondsi area.
Five arrested for allegedly molesting 21-year-old MNC employee in Gurgaon, search for two other accused underway
The incident occurred in Gurgaon when the woman was returning from her work around 10 pm. She saw some youths disturbing other residents. Upon enquiring into the incident, one of the men came out from the flat and tried to drag her inside. She somehow managed to come out of his clutch and ran toward her residence.
A resilient Uttar Pradesh Wizards came up with an inspired show to beat defending champions Jaypee Punjab Warriors 6-2 in a Hockey India League match in Chandigarh on Monday.