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 […]

Waveriders beat Rays, finish third in HIL

Ranchi, Feb 21 : Former champions, the Delhi Waveriders defeated title holders Ranchi Rays 2-0 in the third place match of the Hockey India League (HIL) at the Birsa Munda Hockey Stadium here on Sunday. Mandeep Singh’s lone field goal was enough for the 2014 edition winners to seal third position in the tournament. The […]

Kalinga Lancers outclass Ranchi, set up final with Punjab in HIL

Ranchi, Feb 20 : Kalinga Lancers beat defending champions Ranchi Rays 4-2 in a tense penalty shootout at the second semi-final of the Hockey India League (HIL) here on Saturday to storm into the final. The Lancers will face Punjab Warriors in the ultimate contest here on Sunday. Saturday’s game was locked at 2-2 after […]