Hockey

NEW DELHI: Two members of India’s last Olympic Gold medal-winning hockey team in Moscow 1980, Ravindra Pal Singh and Maharaj Krishan Kaushik, died from coronavirus on Saturday.

While 66-year-old MK Kaushik passed away in the capital, 62-year-old Ravinder Pal Singh passed away in Lucknow.

May 05, 2021 15:05
NEW DELHI: India’s upcoming FIH Hockey Pro League away matches against Spain and Germany, scheduled for May 15-16 and 22-23 respectively, have been postponed.  This is due to the current international travel restrictions affecting India due to sudden rise in Covid-19 cases. Team India’s away matches against Great Britain were postponed in April.
May 03, 2021 08:05
BENGALURU: Indian Men's Hockey Team Skipper Manpreet Singh expressed his team's excitement over taking on New Zealand followed by Australia in away-games when they begin their campaign in the FIH Hockey Pro League 2021-22, India's second outing in the prestigious global league. The FIH announced the schedule for the 2021-22 season on Friday.
Apr 30, 2021 22:04
LAUSANNE: The International Hockey Federation (FIH) announced Friday that it will organise its first ever senior World Hockey5s event on 11 and 12 September, in Lausanne, Switzerland. 
Apr 26, 2021 20:04
NEW DELHI: Hockey India on Saturday mourned the death of 51-year-old Suresh Kumar Thakur, former international umpire. He passed away on Friday in Mohali, Punjab due to Covid-related complications. 
Apr 23, 2021 20:04
NEW DELHI: The FIH Pro League matches between India and Great Britain, scheduled for May 8-9 in London, have been postponed following the UK government’s decision to add India to its travel ‘red list’. “FIH, Hockey India and Great Britain Hockey are monitoring the situation in a hope of rearranging these matches at a later date,” the FIH stated.
Apr 23, 2021 16:04
LAUSANNE: The agenda of the FIH Congress, which will be held virtually on 22 May, is now published. The upcoming meeting of the supreme organ of hockey’s world governing body includes, amongst others, elections for the position of FIH president and for four positions of EB Ordinary Member.
Apr 21, 2021 20:04
LAUSANNE: After a thorough analysis, the FIH Executive Board (EB) recently decided to give the possibility to each National Association delegate to decide whether they would attend the 47th FIH Statutory Congress either onsite - in Delhi, India - or virtually via an online platform.
Apr 13, 2021 21:04
NEW DELHI: Hockey India on Tuesday condoled the death of Balbir Singh Junior, who played alongside legends like Balbir Singh Donsanjh, popularly known as Balbir Singh Senior, as well as Leslie Claudius, Prithipal Singh, Balkishan, Charles Stephen among other top players.  Balbir Singh Junior was part of the Indian team that won Silver at the Asian Games held in Tokyo, Japan in 1958. 
Apr 13, 2021 17:04
DONGHAE, South Korea: The previously postponed Women’s Asian Champions Trophy will be held from 24th to 31st October in Donghae, Korea.  This was announced by the Asian Hockey Federation (AHF) Monday after the approval from the International Hockey Federation. The Korea Hockey Association will be the host of the tournament.
Apr 09, 2021 17:04
DHAKA: The previously postponed Hero Men’s Asian Champions Trophy will be held from 1st to 9th October in the capital city of Bangladesh. This was announced by the Asian Hockey Federation (AHF) Friday. The Bangladesh Hockey Federation will be the host of the tournament.