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I’ve led a full life, no regrets at missing out on Padma Shri: Gurbux Singh

Gurbux Singh-Padma Shri: “God has been very kind to me.” At 83, that is how Olympic gold medallist and former India hockey captain Gurbux Singh looks back at his life. Far away from the spotlight in a posh South Kolkata neighbourhood, Gurbux is leading a quiet life, while enjoying the occasional call-ups from the media

Hockey India Coaching Education Pathway launched

Hockey Coaching launched:In an effort to develop coaches from the grassroot level and enable them to meet the requirements and the ever-growing demands of international hockey, the sport’s governing body in India on Friday launched the Hockey India Coaching Education Pathway. The meticulously designed programme aims to provide certification to those candidates who are already

Mohd Mushtaque Ahmad elected Hockey India president

Mohd Mushtaque Ahmad elected Hockey India president . Hockey Bihar’s Mohd Mushtaque Ahmad has been elected as the new president of Hockey India following the 8th Hockey India Congress and Elections on Monday. After being elected unopposed, Ahmad, who formerly held the secretary general post, will take over from outgoing president Rajinder Singh from October

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Hero MotoCorp Signs Virat Kohli As Brand Ambassador

Hero MotoCorp Ltd has announced that it has signed Virat Kohli, the captain of the Indian National Cricket Team, as its brand ambassador. The company added that Kohli will feature in Hero’s ad campaign for the Xtreme 200R, which will be released on September 12. Coincidentally, it’s the same day the company has chosen to

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Hockey players from Punjab who won Silver medal in Champion Trophy to get cash award

Strap- Ramtex Group announces RS 21000 cash award for each player DP Correspondent Ludhiana To felicitate the Hockey players, Ramtex group has announced Rs 21000 cash prize for each hockey player from Punjab who won silver medal at Champions trophy. The coach of Hockey team, Jagraj Singh will also be honored with cash prize. The

Diljit Dosanjh will play Yuvraj Singh in next film?

Diljit Dosanjh will play Yuvraj Singh in next film?. Diljit Doshanj is all set with his upcoming project “Soorma” which is based on the life of hockey player Sandeep Singh . Sandeep is an ace hockey player, and an ex-captain of the Indian National Team. In 2006, Singh was seriously injured after being hit by

India lose to Belgium in final of 4-nation hockey meet

Tauranga (New Zealand), Jan 21, India lost 1-2 to Belgium in the final of the first leg of the Four Nations Invitational Hockey Tournament at the Blake Park here on Sunday. Tom Boon’s fourth-minute strike gave Belgium the lead but Mandeep Singh pulled India level in the 19th minute. Sébastien Dockier came up with the

Pollywood lined up with movies based on hockey

Pollywood lined up with movies based on

Indian women lift Asia Cup, qualify for 2018 World Cup

Kakamigahara (Japan), Nov 5, Goalkeeper Savita produced a stunning save in a tense shootout as India won the Asia Cup to secure qualification in next year’s hockey World Cup following a nerve-wracking win over China in the final here today. The team broke a 13-year-old jinx when skipper Rani scored the final goal and Savita

Asia Cup final: India beat Malaysia to end decade long wait

Dhaka, Oct 22, India today ended their 10-year wait for continental triumph beating a gutsy Malaysia 2-1 in the final of the Asia Cup Hockey Championship — their third title in the tournament’s history.India, which won the Asia Cup last time in 2007 in Chennai, scored from field efforts through Ramandeep Singh (3rd minute) and

Hockey: India to take on South Korea in Asia Cup

Dhaka, Oct 17, India will look to continue their winning run as they face defending champions South Korea in their first match of the second round in the Asia Cup hockey championship here on Wednesday. After three successive wins in the pool stage, Sjoerd Marijne’s wards are prepared to begin their four-game round-robin stage (Super

Is Cricket really the reason for failures of other sports in India?

Harkamal Singh Bajwa In the world of sports, India is a country known for its love for the game of Cricket. Although, India has made its mark in many other sports as well but Cricket has always been the most loved sport in the country. Cricket is a game which brings Indian people together when


Diljit Dosanjh and Taapsee Pannu to romance in Hockey

Diljit Dosanjh and Taapsee Pannu to romance in Hockey. According to news Director Shaad Ali is all set for his next project . This time the film will be based on the life of hockey player, Sandeep Singh. Do you know who is Sandeep Singh ? Sandeep Singh is a former captain of the Hockey

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India beat Austria 4-3 to end Europe tour on a high

India beat Austria 4-3 to end Europe tour on a high. Ramandeep Singh and Chinglensana Singh Kangujam struck twice to guide the Indian men’s hockey team to a sensational 4-3 win over Austria in their final encounter of the Europe Tour here. Double goals from Ramandeep (25th minute, 32nd) and Chinglensana (37th, 60th) helped India

Indian women’s hockey team go down 1-4 to England

India suffered a 1-4 loss to England in the quarter-final of the Women’s Hockey World League Semi Final here today. Dragflicker Gurjit Kaur (57th minute) was India’s lone scorer, while Giselle Ansley (6th), Alex Danson (13th), Susannah Townsend (42nd) and Hannah Martin (60th) sounded the board for England. India will next play the fifth to

‘Dhanraj Pillay: From broken hockey stick to best centre forward player’

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Women's World Hockey League :USA defeated India

Women’s World Hockey League :USA defeated India

USA defeated India in Women’s World Hockey League semi-finals match by 4-1 in the Pool B .In the first quarter, American strikers kept Indian goalkeeper Savita confused.They got a penalty corner in the second minute but Savita saved the goal.India got a penalty corner in the counter-attack but Deep Grace did not score even on


Modi govt must enhance sports budget: Pargat Singh

Congress MLA from Jalandhar cantonment and Olympian Pargat Singh today said the Narendra Modi government should bring sports bill to dig out talent from far flung areas could and also increase the budget spending on sports.The Arjun awardee and Padam Shree former hockey player also demanded audit of funds allotted to the sports authorities. “Sports

Playing watching sports become expensive GST impact

Playing, watching sports become expensive after GST impact

GST rollout impact: After the Goods and Services Tax (GST) was implemented on July 1, the calculations to manage expenses have increased. The new tax regime brings all the goods and services under four different tax slabs. While this move makes a lot of items cheaper, it isn’t the case when it comes to the

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Captain Shahbaz Ahmed has been entrusted with reviving hockey in Pakistan

Captain Shahbaz Ahmed has been entrusted with reviving hockey in Pakistan. One of the greatest hockey players in the game’s history counts the name of Shahbaz Ahmed. The all-time leading cap holder, having represented Pakistan 304 times, is the only player to win two consecutive Player of the tournament awards, in the 1990 World Cup