India take on Japan in 4-nation hockey meet opener

[Tauranga: U-19 cricket team coach Rahul Dravid in a group photo with Indian hockey team players, in Tauranga, New Zealand on Tuesday. The team is in New Zealand to play 4-nation tournament, while Indian under-19 cricket team also there for the World Cup matches. /PTI] Tauranga (New Zealand), Jan 16 : India will aim to […]

Gold at CWG, Asiad our main targets: Hockey captain Manpreet

Bengaluru, Jan 12 : India’s hockey team captain Manpreet Singh on Friday declared that the side’s ambition in 2018 was to win the gold medal in Commonwealth Games and clinch the Asian Games gold for the second consecutive time. Manpreet felt that the bronze medal in the Hockey World League (HWL) Final in December 2017 […]

No NHL players? No problem, says Sweden great Forsberg

By Philip O’Connor STOCKHOLM, Jan 11 : There may be no National Hockey League (NHL) players on show in Pyeongchang but two-time Olympic ice hockey gold medallist Peter Forsberg still expects a great Olympic ice hockey tournament. And if anyone knows about making the most of the NHL’s absence from the Games, it is Forsberg […]

Junior hockey coach to work on improving communication skills in national camp

Bengaluru, Jan 6 : Indian junior hockey team coach Jude Felix is focussed on improving his colts’ communication skills and general knowledge in the national camp, starting at the Sports Authority of India (SAI) centre here on Sunday. Hockey India on Saturday named the 33-member junior men probables for the camp, which will conclude on […]