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COVID-19 positive hockey player Mandeep Singh shifted to hospital after drop in oxygen level
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COVID-19 positive hockey player Mandeep Singh shifted to hospital after drop in oxygen level

On 10 August, Mandeep had tested COVID-19 positive, becoming the sixth player at the SAI centre in Bengaluru to have come in contact with infection.

Coronavirus Outbreak: India men's hockey captain Manpreet Singh, four other players test positive for COVID-19
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Coronavirus Outbreak: India men's hockey captain Manpreet Singh, four other players test positive for COVID-19

Besides Manpreet, defender Surender Kumar, Jaskaran Singh and drag-flicker Varun Kumar have also tested positive for the deadly virus.

Coronavirus Outbreak: Extension of FIH Pro League by one year will benefit Indian hockey team, says defender Varun Kumar
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Coronavirus Outbreak: Extension of FIH Pro League by one year will benefit Indian hockey team, says defender Varun Kumar

Last week, the International Hockey Federation(FIH) extended the second edition of the Pro League by one year till June 2021

FIH Pro League 2020: Varun Kumar returns from injury, to attend men's national camp in Bhubaneswar ahead of Belgium tie
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FIH Pro League 2020: Varun Kumar returns from injury, to attend men's national camp in Bhubaneswar ahead of Belgium tie

After making a good start to their maiden campaign at the FIH Hockey Pro League with impressive wins over the Netherlands, the Indian men's team will regroup for the Camp in Bhubaneswar ahead of their tie against Belgium to be held 8 and 9 February.

India Men's Hockey Coach Graham Reid says three-week training camp will focus on individual improvement
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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

Hockey Olympic Qualifiers, Highlights: India hammer Russia 7-1 to qualify for next year's Tokyo Games
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Hockey Olympic Qualifiers, Highlights: India hammer Russia 7-1 to qualify for next year's Tokyo Games

Hello and welcome to the live coverage of the FIH Hockey Olympic Qualifiers. Indian women's team takes on US while the men's side will face Russia

FIH Olympic Qualifiers 2019: Indian men wary of complacency; Sjoerd Marijne looks to capitalise on women's team's newfound confidence
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FIH Olympic Qualifiers 2019: Indian men wary of complacency; Sjoerd Marijne looks to capitalise on women's team's newfound confidence

With no disrespect to Russia as an opponent, knowing fully well that matches in the Olympic Qualifiers in different parts of the world have run close, it will still be a tall order, probably the upset of the year or even the last decade if Russia put it across India

FIH Olympic Qualifiers: Birender Lakra replaces injured dragflicker Varun Kumar for crucial matches against Russia
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FIH Olympic Qualifiers: Birender Lakra replaces injured dragflicker Varun Kumar for crucial matches against Russia

Hockey India announced the replacement for Varun who sustained an injury on his shoulder and right bicep

Lalit Upadhyay, Rupinder Pal Singh return to Indian men's hockey team for tour of Belgium
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Lalit Upadhyay, Rupinder Pal Singh return to Indian men's hockey team for tour of Belgium

India's coach Graham Reid said that the tour of Belgium will be the perfect preparation for the FIH Hockey Olympic Qualifiers match against Russia in Odisha

Hockey India name 33 probables for senior men's national camp ahead of Olympic qualifiers
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Hockey India name 33 probables for senior men's national camp ahead of Olympic qualifiers

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

FIH Series Finals 2019: Varun Kumar, Harmanpreet Singh blitz robs game of drama as India coast to victory over South Africa
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FIH Series Finals 2019: Varun Kumar, Harmanpreet Singh blitz robs game of drama as India coast to victory over South Africa

In the tournament, India scored 35 goals and conceded four. The next stage is the important one where the Indian team plays a four-nation in Japan and possibly goes to Europe.

FIH Series Finals 2019: Varun Kumar, Harmanpreet Singh score brace to help India beat South Africa 5-1 and clinch gold
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FIH Series Finals 2019: Varun Kumar, Harmanpreet Singh score brace to help India beat South Africa 5-1 and clinch gold

Dragflickers Varun Kumar (2nd and 49th minutes) and Harmanpreet Singh (11th and 25th) scored a brace each, while Vivek Sagar Prasad (35th) was the other goal scorer for India

FIH Series Finals Bhubaneswar 2019, India vs South Africa, Match Highlights: India win tournament with clinical 5-1 victory
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FIH Series Finals Bhubaneswar 2019, India vs South Africa, Match Highlights: India win tournament with clinical 5-1 victory

Follow all the latest updates from the finale of the FIH Series Final Bhubaneswar to be played out between India and South Africa at the Kalinga Stadium

FIH Series Finals 2019: Akashdeep Singh's hat-trick propels India to semi-finals with 10-0 win over Uzbekistan
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FIH Series Finals 2019: Akashdeep Singh's hat-trick propels India to semi-finals with 10-0 win over Uzbekistan

India finished atop Pool A with an all-win record and will play the winner of the cross-over match between Japan and Poland in the semifinals on Friday.

FIH Series Finals 2019: Harmanpreet Singh, Akashdeep Singh score brace as India thump Russia 10-0 in opening contest
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FIH Series Finals 2019: Harmanpreet Singh, Akashdeep Singh score brace as India thump Russia 10-0 in opening contest

Dragflicker Harmanpreet Singh and striker Akashdeep Singh scored a brace each for India, while Nilkanata Sharma, Simranjeet Singh, Amit Rohidas, Varun Kumar, Gursahibjit Singh and Vivek Sagar Prasad were the other goal-getters for the home team in the lop-sided Pool B encounter

Sultan Azlan Shah Cup 2019: India lose final against South Korea in shoot-out after conceding equaliser in last quarter
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Sultan Azlan Shah Cup 2019: India lose final against South Korea in shoot-out after conceding equaliser in last quarter

In the shoot-out, India missed their first, fourth and fifth attempts and converted just two, while the Koreans just missed their third strike to win the thrilling contest 4-2 and lift the crown for the third time

Sultan Azlan Shah Cup 2019: Youthful India thrash Poland 10-0 ahead of final against experienced South Korea
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Sultan Azlan Shah Cup 2019: Youthful India thrash Poland 10-0 ahead of final against experienced South Korea

Brimming with confidence and showing immaculate control, India demolished Poland 10-0 to finish the league stage of the Sultan Azlan Shah Cup undefeated.

Sultan Azlan Shah Cup 2019: Mandeep Singh, Varun Kumar bag brace apiece as India thrash minnows Poland 10-0
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Sultan Azlan Shah Cup 2019: Mandeep Singh, Varun Kumar bag brace apiece as India thrash minnows Poland 10-0

Five-time champions India, thus, maintained their unbeaten streak in the tournament, collecting 13 points from five league matches with the help of four wins and a draw

Sultan Azlan Shah Cup 2019: India ride on Mandeep Singh's heroics against Canada to storm into eighth final
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Sultan Azlan Shah Cup 2019: India ride on Mandeep Singh's heroics against Canada to storm into eighth final

Mandeep Singh showcased his unique and gifted combination of acrobatic athleticism combined with a sense of brilliant positioning to take India to the final.

Sultan Azlan Shah Cup 2019: Mandeep Singh's hat-trick powers India to 7-3 win over Canada, take team one step closer to final
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Sultan Azlan Shah Cup 2019: Mandeep Singh's hat-trick powers India to 7-3 win over Canada, take team one step closer to final

Striker Mandeep Singh scored a brilliant hat-trick as India outplayed Canada 7-3 in a goal fest to set one foot in the final of the Sultan Azlan Shah Cup.