Australia wins Men’s Hockey World League title
Australia wins Hockey World League title


Australia wins Hockey World League title. Australia have defended the Hockey World League title by claiming a 2-1 triumph over reigning Olympic champions Argentina, bringing the curtain down on ten pulsating days of world class hockey at the Kalinga Stadium.The match came to life in the second quarter when Jeremy Hayward slammed a low penalty

HWL Finals: India stunned by Argentina 0-1 in semis HWL Finals: India stunned by Argentina 0-1 in semis

India stunned Argentina: The Indian men’s hockey team suffered a major blow as they bowed out of the Hockey World League (HWL) Finals after going down fighting 0-1 to world number one Argentina in the semi-finals of the tournament here at the Kalinga Stadium on Friday. Coming into the match on the back of morale-boosting

Hockey World League Final: India to face Argentina in semis Hockey World League Final: India to face Argentina in semis

Hockey World League Final: India will take on Argentina on Friday in the semi finals of the Hockey World League Final at Bhubaneswar.Argentina booked their spot against the hosts in the semi finals after defeating England by 3-2 in the quarter-final match on Thursday. Lucas Vila, Matias Pardes and Juan Gilardi scored for the Olympic

FIH Hockey World League Final: India beat Belgium in shootout to enter semis FIH Hockey World League Final: India beat Belgium in shootout to enter semis

FIH Hockey World League Final: India caused a massive upset on the first of two days of quarter-final action at the Men’s Hockey World League Final at the Kalinga Stadium, here.India, who finished fourth in Pool B, claimed a stunning shoot-out victory over Belgium’s Red Lions, a team that came into the contest on the

Hockey player shoots himself dead in south Delhi Hockey player shoots himself dead in south Delhi

New Delhi –  A 22-year-old hockey player allegedly shot himself dead in his car parked outside his friend’s house in south Delhi Sarojini Nagar area, police said today. However, the victim’s family has alleged that he was killed, they said. The police said it appeared to be a case of suicide. Rizwan Khan, a hockey player, who had represented

Oz hockey player Wotherspoon strips for LGBT community

Oz hockey player Wotherspoon strips for LGBT community: Bhubaneswar, Dec 5 He had no qualms shedding clothes to promote “inclusiveness” for the LGBT community, and Australian hockey player Dylan Wotherspoon is hoping that his message finds resonance not just in his country and but the entire world. Australia is standing on the threshold of witnessing a big

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Hockey world league: Belgium’s Red Lions move to top on Day 3

Hockey World League Belgium Red Lions continued their impressive run in Odisha Men’s Final 2017 here on Sunday, claiming a second successive victory to take control of Pool A on Day 3 of the event. Red Lions (FIH Hero World Ranking: 3) claimed a 5-0 win against the Red Sticks of Spain (WR: 9), adding

Hockey World League Final: India succumb 2-3 to England
Hockey World League Final: India succumb 2-3 to England

Hockey World League Final: India faced 2-3 defeat against England in a closely fought match of the Hockey World League Final in Bhubaneshwar on Saturday. India started well against England and made it difficult for the opponent to score with their deep defence.However, playing an attacking game, England took the lead with David Goodfield’s goal

India all set to face Australia in Hockey World League Final
India all set to face Australia in Hockey World League Final

India set face Australia Hockey World League Final: India hockey team will face defending champions Australia as they begin their campaign in the Hockey World League Final campaign at Bhubaneswar’s Kalinga Stadium. Boosted with confidence after lifting the Asia Cup Hockey trophy, the team will aim to start this tournament also on a positive note

After Asia, India eye success at world stage in HWL Final
After Asia, India eye success at world stage in HWL Final

An Asian powerhouse for a while now, India will aim to make a mark at the global stage when they host the creme de la creme of international hockey for the third and final edition of the World League Final, starting here tomorrow. India will open their campaign in the elite HWL Final against world champions and title holders Australia in Pool B tomorrow. Barring a

India to face Pakistan in opening match of CWG hockey
India to face Pakistan in opening match of CWG hockey

GOLD COAST (AUSTRALIA): Reigning silver medalists India will open their campaign against arch-rivals Pakistan in a mouth-watering men’s hockey contest of the 2018 Gold Coast Commonwealth Games. According to the schedule announced by the International Hockey Federation (FIH) today, Asian champions India are placed in a relatively easy but tricky Pool B alongside Pakistan, last

India to face Pakistan in opening match of CWG hockey Gold Coast

Reigning silver medalists India will open their campaign against arch-rivals Pakistan in a mouth-watering men’s hockey contest of the 2018 Gold Coast Commonwealth Games. According to the schedule announced by the International Hockey Federation (FIH) today, Asian champions India are placed in a relatively easy but tricky Pool B along side Pakistan, last edition’s bronze medalists

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‘Soorma’ poster out , Diljit transforms into hockey legend Sandeep Singh

‘Soorma’ poster out , Diljit transforms into hockey legend Sandeep Singh . The fans have seen him doing comedy and being a complete romantic, but Punjabi pop-sensation Diljit Dosanjh is all set to a present side of him to the world, which no one has ever seen before. The 33-year-old singer-turned-actor is all geared up

Indian hockey squad trains at Bhubaneswar ahead of HWL Final
Indian hockey squad trains at Bhubaneswar ahead of HWL Final

Indian hockey squad trains at Bhubaneswar ahead of HWL Final Bhubaneswar  – India had their first training session on Thursday morning at the Kalinga Stadium here after arriving in the city on Wednesday for the Mens Hockey World League (HWL) Final. The team went through the paces under the watchful eyes of chief coach Sjoerd Marijne

India Women's hockey team to participate in national camp
India Women’s hockey team to participate in national camp

India Women’s hockey team to participate in national camp: Fresh from their Women’s Asia Cup triumph, the India hockey team will assemble for the national camp to begin at the Sports Authority of India at Bengaluru from Sunday. Hockey India (HI) on Saturday named 33 players for the month-long camp, where the players will train under

Indian hockey team trains hard for world league in Bhubaneswar
Indian hockey team trains hard for world league in Bhubaneswar

Indian hockey team trains hard world league: The Indian men’s hockey team underwent their first training session at the iconic Kalinga Stadium, ahead of the Odisha Men’s Hockey World League Final Bhubaneswar 2017. The mega event will see top teams in the world battle for supremacy starting December 1 where defending champions Australia will meet

The focus is to get Intensity Higher: Chief coach Marijne
The focus is to get Intensity Higher: Chief coach Marijne

The focus is to get Intensity Higher: Chief coach Marijne   BHUBANESWAR: Indian men’s hockey team’s chief coach Sjoerd Marijne emphasised on speed and tactical training as the hosts had their first training session ahead of the Hockey World League Final, starting here December 1. Under the watchful eyes of the 43-year-old Dutchman, the squad

Indian women’s hockey team ‘disappointed’ as matches not live on TV

Indian women hockey team disappointed as matches not live on TV. The Indian women’s hockey team did the country proud by clinching the Asia Cup title in Japan on Sunday, but none of its matches was telecast live, unlike the men’s Asia Cup last month.Monika Malik, a player of the victorious team, told ANI, “We

Indian women hockey team ranked 10th in world after Asia Cup win
Indian women hockey team ranked 10th in world after Asia Cup win

Indian women hockey team ranked 10th in world after Asia Cup win. LAUSANNE: The Indian women’s hockey team today broke into the top-10 in the FIH world rankings following their Asia Cup title triumph in Japan. The India team gained two places in the ranking table to be placed at number 10 behind Korea and

Happy to qualify for World Cup on merit: Rani Rampal
Happy to qualify for World Cup on merit: Rani Rampal

Happy qualify World Cup merit: After lifting the Asia Cup title on Sunday, Indian women hockey team captain Rani Rampal expressed her happiness over earning qualification for next year’s World Cup. “We are all extremely happy that we won the Asia Cup and have earned the qualification for next year’s World Cup on merit,” Rani