Category: Hockey

Pakistan’s Olympic hockey participation uncertain after FIH drops it from pre-qualifying tournament

Pakistan hockey team unlikely to play in Tokyo Olympics 2020 (Source: AP) The Pakistan hockey team’s chances of playing in next year’s...

Hockey goalie Akash Chikte’s suspension reduced to 13 months

Akash Chikte’s suspension reduced to 13 months. (Source: Hockey India Twitter) Hockey goalkeeper Akash Chikte’s two-year dope...

PR Sreejesh nominated for Khel Ratna; Chinglensana, Akashdeep, Deepika for Arjuna

Ace India goalkeeper P R Sreejesh has been nominated for the prestigious Rajiv Khel Ratna Award. Ace India goalkeeper P R Sreejesh has been...

India to play Russia in FIH Series Finals opener on June 6th

India thrashed Poland 10-0 in their final round robin game at Sultan Azlan Shah Cup. Favourites India will open their campaign against...

FIH imposes hefty fine on Pakistan, PHF says it does not have funds to pay it

The PHF confirmed that the FIH this week imposed a fine of 170,000 euros on Pakistan (Representational Image) The International Hockey...

Graham Reid: Mining, oil & gas… Indian hockey coach

Olympian Graham Reid has previously helmed Australia’s men’s team. He is India’s 25th coach in the last 26 years. (PTI) Graham Reid...

Indian women’s hockey team beat Malaysia 3-0 in series opener

The Indian Women’s Hockey Team began the 5-match bilateral Series against Malaysia on a high. (Source: Hockey India Twitter) Striker...

Shivendra Singh set to be appointed as assistant coach of Indian men’s hockey team

Former India centre forward Shivendra Singh is set to be appointed assistant coach of the national men’s hockey team. (Express Archive)...

FIH to do away with Hockey Series events after 2019

FIH will do away with its Hockey Series events after this year to enable its member associations to focus more on continental qualifiers...

Sultan Azlan Shah Cup a litmus test for youngsters: Vice-captain Surender Kumar

Surender Kumar said the upcoming Sultan Azlan Shah Cup will be a good opportunity for youngsters to test themselves ahead of the qualifying...