Hockey India lodges complaint to FIH about Sardar’s case

New Delhi, July 6 : Hockey India (HI) has lodged an official complaint to International Hockey Federation (FIH) about the ill-timing of former captain Sardar Singh’s interrogation by Yorkshire police during the Hockey World League in London last month in relation to a year-old sexual assault case filed by an England international hockey player of […]

After football, Tata Trusts focus on grassroots hockey

New Delhi, Feb 15 : After setting up grassroots-level talent-hunt programmes in remote parts of the country for budding footballers, Tata Trusts have set their eyes on unearthing future hockey stars in Maoist-hit Jharkhand. Speaking to IANS after felicitating the inaugural Indian Women’s League (IWL) champions Eastern Sporting Union team at the R.K. Khanna Tennis […]

Mamata congratulates Indian Colts hockey team, ATK

Kolkata, Dec 18 : West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee on Sunday took to Twitter to congratulate the Indian colts for winning the junior World Cup crown. “Congratulations Team India #JuniorHockeyWorldCup champions. So proud of you all. Jai Hind,” Banerjee said on her Twitter handle. Home favourites India produced a clinical performance on Sunday to […]

PM, Sonia congratulate women’s hockey team

New Delhi, Nov 5 : Prime Minister Narendra Modi led the nation in congratulating the Indian women’s hockey team for winning the Asian Champions Trophy on Saturday. India beat China 2-1 in the thrilling summit clash to lift the title in Singapore. “Congrats to our women’s hockey team for winning the Asian Champions Trophy 2016. […]

Political leaders congratulate Indian hockey team

New Delhi, Oct 30 : Political leaders on Sunday congratulated the Indian hockey team which defeated arch foes Pakistan to lift the Asian Champions Trophy. Taking to Twitter, political leaders including union ministers hailed the Indian hockey team for their “Diwali gift” to the nation. “Bumper Diwali gift from our Hockey players, beat Pakistan 3-2 […]

Mamata congratulates Indian team for Asian Champions Trophy victory

Kolkata, Oct 30 : West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee on Sunday congratulated the Indian hockey team for winning the Asian Champions trophy at Kuala Lumpur. “Congratulations Team India hockey team for wining Asian Champions Trophy #ACT2016 in Malaysia. Great victory. We are all very proud of you,” Banerjee twitted. India got past Pakistan 3-2 […]