CM announces India's Largest Hockey Stadium in Rourkela

Bhubaneswar, Dec 24 (UNI) Odisha Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik on Thursday, announced a new world class Hockey stadium in Rourkela city which would be the biggest stadium for Hockey in India with a sitting capacity of 20 thousand.

The stadium along with the allied

Qualifying for FIH Jr Women's WC will be our first goal for 2021, says Mahima Choudhary

Bengaluru, Dec 21 (UNI) With the year 2020 drawing to an end, the Indian Junior Women's Hockey Team players are setting their eyes on their targets for the upcoming year. One of their first tasks in 2021 will be to qualify for the FIH Junior Women's World Cup, says defend

Aim is to become a dependable player for the team, says Shamsher Singh

Bengaluru, November 30 (UNI) Having made his senior India debut at the Olympic Test Event in Tokyo last year, young midfielder Shamsher Singh had many things to look forward in the year 2020.

His single most important mission was to prove his worth to the team to find a

Playing with experienced players has taught me a lot-Jyoti

Bengaluru, Nov 21 (UNI) The 20-year-old Indian women's hockey player Jyoti believes that consistently playing, living and training with experienced players has taught her a lot.

Jyoti had made her senior team debut for the women's side in April 2019 during

Fortunate to have played for so long and with some fantastic players, says Namita Toppo

Bengaluru, Nov 16 (UNI) The Indian Women's Hockey Team's midfield stalwart Namita Toppo has been recognized for her performances in the last year, which has won her the prestigious Ekalabya Puraskar 2020 in Odisha.

The 25-year-old Midfielder, who played a k

Physical strength a key role for strikers in modern hockey, believes Forward Gursahibjit Singh

Bengaluru, Nov 13 (UNI) With 20 International Caps to his name already at the age of 21, Indian Men's Hockey Team's young Forward Gursahibjit Singh is one for the future.Having made his debut for the Senior team at the 28th Sultan Azlan Shah Cup in 2019, Gursahibjit has s

Asian Champions Trophy is perfect platform to test our level before Olympics: Sumit

Bengaluru, Nov 9 (UNI) Indian men's hockey team midfielder Sumit feels that the Asian Champions Trophy scheduled for next year will be a perfect platform to test where the team stand ahead of the Olympics Games.

The Indian men's hockey team is scheduled to

Learned a lot from Manpreet Singh in Sr Nat'l Camps, says Midfielder Jaskaran Singh

Bengaluru, Nov 7 (UNI) The Indian Men's Hockey Team Midfielder Jaskaran Singh, who has played six matches for the national side, expressed that he has learned a lot from experienced campaigners such as Manpreet Singh and Chinglensana Singh Kangujam during the Senior National

Manipur Hockey congratulates Gyanendro Ningombam on his election as Hockey India President

Imphal, Nov 6 (UNI) : Manipur Hockey has congratulated Gyanendro Ningombam on election as Hockey India President. Manipur Hockey, General Secretary Seram Neken said Hockey India has officially declared the election of Gyanendro Ningombam of Manipur as its President today at

Hockey activities resume in Puducherry & Tamil Nadu

Puducherry, Nov 4 (UNI) In accordance with the Ministry of Home Affairs' (MHA) guidelines issued in September, hockey players in Puducherry as well as Tamil Nadu have resumed sports activities keeping in mind the detailed SOP and guidelines provided by Hockey India.