Hockey: India go down to Australia 5-4 in thriller

Adelaide, Nov 26 (UNI) The opening match of the Indian men's hockey team's tour of Australia went down to the wire, with as many as three goals scored in the last quarter. Eventually, it was the home team Australia who snatched a 5-4 win with a 60+ minute goal by Blake Go

Indian Men's Hockey Team to face-off against Australia in Five-match Series

Adelaide, Nov 25 (UNI) Pegged as blockbuster matches in international hockey, World No.5 India  will battle it out against World No.1 Australia in a five-match Series starting in Adelaide from Saturday.

The two teams have been toe-to-toe in their rec

Hockey India President urges academies to focus on improving Drag flicking & goalkeeping

New Delhi, Nov 21 (UNI) In a recent correspondence across all Hockey India Member Units,  Dr. Dilip Tirkey, President, Hockey India stated the growing importance of specialist Drag-flickers and Goalkeepers in modern hockey.

He also highlighted the need to deve

No one can stop me, says Sumit while talking about hardships

Bhubaneshwar, Nov 19 (UNI) Sharing his childhood hardships, India men's hockey team midfielder Sumit on Saturday said that he is putting in his 100 percent on the field and there's no one who can stop him from getting into the national team.

"If I play

FIH Pro League: Harmanpreet takes top goal-scorer award for 2021-22

Bhubaneswar, Oct 29 (UNI) India men's hockey team defender Harmanpreet Singh was presented with the Top Scorer award along with cash prize for being the leading goal-scorer in the FIH Men's Hockey Pro league 2021-22 season.

Having played 16 games in the las

India to face Spain in Hockey 2023 WC opener

Lausanne (Switzerland), Sep 27 (UNI) India will open the 2023 FIH Odisha Hockey Men’s World Cup campaign against Spain on January 13 at the brand-new Birsa Munda Hockey Stadium in Rourkela, in what will be the fourth match of the mega event.

India has been dr

Namita Toppo announced time on her career with Indian National Team

Bengaluru, Sep 15 (UNI) After experienced Midfielder Namita Toppo decided to call her time with the Indian Women's Hockey Team, Hockey India on Thursday congratulated the two-time Asian Games medallist for her fantastic contribution to Indian Hockey.

The 27-yea

India turn focus on Women’s Hockey Nations Cup

New Delhi, Aug 30 (UNI) The Indian women’s hockey team have had quite the year and more, starting from the momentous Olympic Games Tokyo 2020 up until Birmingham 2022 Commonwealth Games , and will now turn their focus to the all-important FIH Women’s Hockey Nations Cu

We are moving in right direction: Men, women's hockey captains

New Delhi, Aug 29 (UNI) The Indian men and women's hockey team on Monday remembered the great hockey wizard Major Dhyan Chand on the occasion of National Sports Day, which is celebrated to commemorate the birth anniversary of the Legendary hockey player.


Indian women's hockey announced for CWG

New Delhi, June 23 (UNI) Hockey India on Thursday named an 18-member Indian women's hockey team for the Commonwealth Games set to begin on July 28 in Birmingham, England.

India is placed in pool A along with England, Canada, Wales and Ghana. It will begin the c