India outclass New Zealand 4-0 in men’s hockey test series

Bengaluru, July 22 : The Indian men’s hockey team wrapped up the three-match test series against New Zealand on a winning note as they thrashed the visitors 4-0 at the Sports Authority of India (SAI) stadium here on Sunday. With this, India also won the series 3-0, raising hopes for the upcoming 18th Asian Games, […]

Jumping to 5th spot in world hockey rankings a big boost: Sreejesh

Bengaluru, July 18 : India’s men’s hockey team captain P.R. Sreejesh says that jumping to the fifth spot in the world rankings has come as a big confidence-booster ahead of the 2018 Asian Games and the FIH World Cup later in the year. Following their stupendous silver medal-winning performance at the recently-held FIH Champions Trophy […]

Approach Asiad with must-win attitude: Indian hockey team coach

Bengaluru, July 17 : Indian men’s hockey team chief coach Harendra Singh on Tuesday said they must approach the Asian Games in August with a must-win attitude if they wish to qualify for the 2020 Tokyo Olympic Games. India, the defending champions, have been clubbed in Pool A alongside South Korea, Japan, Sri Lanka and […]

Indian hockey team jumps to fifth in FIH rankings

New Delhi, July 17 : The Indian hockey team’s silver medal-winning effort at the Champions Trophy in Breda, the Netherlands, earlier this month has propelled them to the fifth spot in the world rankings, released by the International Hockey Federation (FIH) on Tuesday. India finished runners up after losing the final to reigning world champions […]