For state hockey players, volunteering at HWL Final an inspiring experience

Bhubaneswar, Nov 25 : With six days to go for the Hockey World League (HWL) Final Bhubaneswar 2017, hockey fever is gripping Odisha as international teams participating in the coveted season finale have started arriving. While people are making a beeline to buy tickets for the matches, the eight-nation meet has turned out to be […]

India Women’s hockey team to participate in national camp

New Delhi, Nov 25 : Fresh from their Women’s Asia Cup triumph, the India hockey team will assemble for the national camp to begin at the Sports Authority of India at Bengaluru from Sunday. Hockey India (HI) on Saturday named 33 players for the month-long camp, where the players will train under chief coach Harendra […]

Indian hockey squad trains at Bhubaneswar ahead of HWL Final

Bhubaneswar, Nov 23 : India had their first training session on Thursday morning at the Kalinga Stadium here after arriving in the city on Wednesday for the Mens Hockey World League (HWL) Final. The team went through the paces under the watchful eyes of chief coach Sjoerd Marijne as it started its preparations for the […]

Sardar, Ramandeep rested for HWL Final

By Abhishek Purohit New Delhi, Nov 17 : Former captain Sardar Singh and forward Ramandeep were “rested” while experienced defenders Rupinder Pal Singh and Birendra Lakra returned to the Indian squad which was named on Friday for the Hockey World League (HWL) Final, starting on December 1 in Bhubaneswar. Hockey India (HI) chairman of selectors, […]

Tickets for HWL Final to go on sale from Wednesday

Bhubaneswar, Nov 14 : The sale of tickets for next months men’s Hockey World League (HWL) Final will start here from Wednesday, Hockey India announced in a statement. The opening match of the tournament will see Germany play England followed by hosts India taking on Australia in the second match on December 1. The tickets […]

Need to improve fitness, PC conversion: Rani Rampal

By Samrat Chakraborty New Delhi, Nov 11 : After winning the Women’s Hockey Asia Cup in Japan, India captain Rani Rampal has asserted that her side needs to work on their fitness levels and improve their penalty corner conversion rate along with the defence. “See, I want my side to improve on the fitness, defensive […]