India men's hockey team win Olympic medal after 41 years

Tokyo, Aug 5 (UNI) The Indian men's hockey team clinched an Olympic medal after 41 years after beating Germany 5-4 to claim the bronze in a thrilling play-off match in the ongoing Tokyo Games 2020, here on Thursday.

It's India's first Olympic hockey med

Tokyo Olympics: India lose 2-5 to Belgium in men's hockey semis; to play for bronze

Tokyo, Aug 3 (UNI) Indian men's hockey went down after losing 2-5 to Belgium in the semi-finals here on Tuesday.
Despite the loss, India are still in contention for the bronze medal match.
For India, Harmanpreet scored 7' and Mandeep Singh 8' while for B

Indian women's hockey team beat Australia 1-0, reach Olympic semi-final for first time

Tokyo, Aug 2 (UNI) Indian women's hockey team stunned Australia 1-0 in the quarter-finals to qualify for the first-ever Olympic Games semi-final at the Oi Hockey Stadium North Pitch, here on Monday.
Drag-flicker Gurjit Kaur converted India's lone penalty corner in

Tokyo Olympics: Indian women defeat South Africa, eye hockey quarter-finals

Tokyo, Jul 31(UNI) The Indian eve's riding on Vandana Katariya's hat-rick defeated South Africa in their last Pool A match of women's hockey at the Tokyo Olympics here on Saturday.

India defeated South Africa 4-3 at the Oi Hockey Stadium in a must-win m

Tokyo Olympics: India's women hockey quarter-final hopes still alive after win over Ireland

Tokyo, Jul 30 (UNI) Indian eve's kept their quarter-final hopes alive after defeating Ireland 1-0 in their penultimate group match and registering their first win at Tokyo 2020 here on Friday.

For India, Navneet Kaur (57th minute) was the goal scorer three minu

Tokyo Olympics: Indian men's hockey team defeats Spain 3-0

Tokyo, Jul 27 (UNI) Indian men's hockey team regained their winning form after a humiliating defeat at the hands of Australia when they beat Spain 3-0 in a group match here on Tuesday.

For the men in blue Rupinder Pal Singh (15', 51') and Simranjeet Singh (14') scor

Tokyo 2020: Ruthless Australia thrash India 7-1 in 2nd Pool A match

Tokyo, Jul 25 (UNI) World No 1 Australia displayed ruthless performance to beat India men’s hockey team 7-1 in their second Pool A match of the Tokyo Olympics here at the Oi Hockey Stadium on Sunday.

After a shaky start against Japan on Saturday, Australia pr

Hockey India nominates Sreejesh, Deepika for Khel Ratna Award

New Delhi, Jun 26 (UNI) Hockey India on Saturday nominated veteran India goalkeeper PR Sreejesh and former women's team player Deepika for this year's prestigious Rajiv Gandhi Khel Ratna Award. 
Besides Sreejesh and Deepika, Harmanpreet Singh, Vandana Katariya

Manpreet Singh to lead Indian men's hockey team in Tokyo Olympics

New Delhi, (UNI) India on Tuesday named incumbent Manpreet Singh as the captain of the men's hockey team for the upcoming Tokyo Olympics, to be held from July 23 to August 8.

India had last week announced a 16-member team for the Tokyo Games but refrained from

Vivek, Nilakanta selected in Indian team


 Many players of state will represent in Tokyo Olympics
Chronicle Reporter, Bhopal

The players from Madhya Pradesh will represent the Indian team in Tokyo Olympics. The players trained from Madhya Pradesh participating in the Olympics include Aishwarya