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Rampal's late strike hands India 3-2 win over Spain

Rampal’s late strike hands India 3-2 win over Spain

MADRID: Skipper Rani Rampal scored a late winner as Indian women’s hockey team dished out a spirited performance to beat Spain 3-2 in the third game and register their first win of the five-match series at the Consejo Superior de Deportes Hockey Stadium here.By virtue of this win late last night, India and Spain are

Indian women salvage a 1-1 draw against Spain

Indian women salvage a 1-1 draw against Spain

MADRID: Anupa Barla produced a late goal as the Indian women’s team salvaged a 1-1 draw against hosts Spain in the second game of the five-match series at the Consejo Superior de Deportes Hockey Stadium here. Outclassed 0-3 in the opening game, India recovered well to produce a gritty show as they made a comeback

Sardar, Lakra return to Indian side for Champions Trophy

Sardar, Lakra return to Indian side for Champions Trophy

NEW DELHI: Former captain Sardar Singh was on Thursday brought back to bolster the Indian hockey team’s midfield while Birendra Lakra was included to shore up the defence line-up for the upcoming Champions Trophy, beginning on June 23 in Breda, The Netherlands. Hockey India announced the 18-man squad for the last edition of the prestigious

Indian women hockey team hold Korea to a 1-1 draw

Indian women hockey team hold Korea to a 1-1 draw

DONGHAE CITY (KOREA): Young forward Lalremsiami’s equaliser earned defending champions India 1-1 draw against Korea in the last round robin match at the fifth Asian Champions Trophy women’s hockey tournament here on Saturday. With this draw, the Indian team led by defender Sunita Lakra go into the final on Sunday. as the table toppers.They remain unbeaten

Hockey India names 61 players for senior women national camp

Hockey India names 61 players for senior women national camp

NEW DELHI: Hockey India on on Saturday named 61 players for the senior women national coaching camp that commences tomorrow at the Sports Authority of India, Bengaluru. The 61-member group, which features all the 18 players of the Gold Coast Commonwealth Games squad, was picked on the basis their recent performances in tournaments that include

Indian women hockey team beat South Korea 1-0 in tour opener

Indian women hockey team beat South Korea 1-0 in tour opener

SEOUL: Indian women’s hockey team defeated South Korea by a solitary goal in the opening match of the five-game series to make a positive start to their tour here on Monday. India scored an early goal through Lalremsiami (5th minute) at the Jinchun National Athletic Center and then defended stoutly to hold on to the lead for

Upbeat Indian women's hockey team leaves for Korea CWG

Upbeat Indian women’s hockey team leaves for Korea CWG

BENGALURU: After the historic Asia Cup victory in November last year, the Indian women’s hockey team has set out for its first tour of the year, to Korea. The 20-member squad, led by Rani along with vice captain Sunita Lakra, left for Jinchun, Korea where they will play a five-match series with the hosts starting

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

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

India beat Malaysia in women’s hockey Asia Cup

Kakamigahara (Japan), Oct 31 : India beat Malaysia in women’s hockey Asia Cup. India continued their winning form as they beat Malaysia 2-0 in their last Pool A match at the Womens Asia Cup held at Kakamigahara Kawasaki Stadium here on Tuesday. Vandana Katariya (54th minute) and Gurjit Kaur (55th) scored for India’s third successive

Indian eves thrash China in women’s hockey Asia Cup

Indian eves thrash China in women’s hockey Asia Cup

Indian eves thrash China in women’s hockey Asia Cup. India came up with an all-round performance to thrash China 4-1 in their second Pool A match of the womens hockey Asia Cup 2017 at the Kakamigahara Kawasaki Stadium here on Monday.Goals by Gurjit Kaur (19th minute), Navjot Kaur (32nd), Neha Goyal (49th) and Rani (58th) ensured

Rani Rampal to lead India in women's Asia Cup

Rani Rampal to lead India in women’s Asia Cup

Rani Rampal to lead India in women’s Asia Cup. Striker Rani Rampal will captain an 18-member Indian team at the ninth women’s Asia Cup hockey tournament, which starts from October 28 at Kakamigahara City, Japan. Senior goalkeeper Savita has been named as the vice- captain of the side. The team selected by Hockey India for the upcoming