India women lose second successive hockey match to Germany

Stellenbosch (South Africa), Feb 29 : The Indian women’s hockey team suffered their second successive defeat, but not without a fight, going down 2-3 to World No.8 Germany in their penultimate contest of the tour of South Africa here. Sunday’s first period started with India looking to make up for the loss (0-3) in the […]

West Bengal government to build hockey stadium in Kolkata

Kolkata, Feb 23 : The Bengal Hockey Association (BHA) on Tuesday revealed that the West Bengal government has assured it that a hockey stadium will be built inside the Vivekananda Yuba Bharati Krirangan Complex that also hosts the iconic Salt Lake Stadium. “We have been assured by West Bengal minister of Sports and Youth affairs […]

Punjab Warriors third time lucky, clinch maiden HIL title

Ranchi, Feb 21 : Having lost the final in the last two seasons, the Jaypee Punjab Warriors finally struck gold to become third-time lucky and clinched the Hockey India League (HIL) title in the fourth edition of the six-team tournament at the Birsa Munda Hockey Stadium here on Sunday. The Chandigarh-based outfit beat Kalinga Lancers […]