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newshockey3 days ago

Asia Cup 2022 | Rupinder Pal Singh ruled out of tournament due to wrist injury, Birendra Lakra to lead team

Ace drag-flicker Rupinder Pal Singh has been ruled out of Men's Asia Cup, starting 23 May 2022 in Jakarta, Indonesia, due to an injury. Rupinder, who was named Captain of the 20-member squad, has sustained an injury on his wrist during a training session and will be replaced by Nilam Sanjeep Xess.
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newshockey4 days ago

Healthy competition among players to make it to the Hockey World Cup team, says Savita

With the clock ticking for the FIH Women's World Cup in Netherlands and Spain, the women's core group currently is in a preparation camp at the SAI Centre in Bengaluru. Having a strong pool of players who have performed well at the FIH Pro League and Junior World Cup being called up for the camp.
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newshockey7 days ago

Asia Cup 2022 | Rupinder Pal Singh to lead new-look Team India

Hockey India on Monday named the 20-member Indian Men's Hockey team for Men's Asia Cup scheduled to be held in Jakarta, Indonesia from 23rd May to 1st June 2022. The prestigious event which is a World Cup qualifier will see India, Japan, Pakistan and hosts Indonesia, battle it out in Pool A.
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newshockey14 days ago

Indian men's and women's teams rise in FIH rankings

In the current FIH World Rankings released on Monday, the Indian men's and women's hockey teams advanced to third and seventh place, respectively. Both Indian teams have risen in the rankings as a result of their outstanding achievements in recent FIH Pro League matches played in India.
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newshockey14 days ago

Junior World Cup loss behind them, Bichu Devi eyes exposure with senior team

The heartbreaking loss to England, who held their nerve to snatch a victory from the Indian Junior Women in the third/ fourth placing match, is now behind them and the players are now looking forward to their exposure with the Senior side, says Bichu Devi, star goalie who was cynosure of defence.
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newshockey18 days ago

Asia Cup 2022 | India to open campaign against Pakistan in pool A clash

At the men's Asia Cup 2022, which will be contested in Jakarta, Indonesia from May 23 to June 1, the Indian hockey team will renew its rivalry with Pakistan. This year's Asia Cup will include eight of the continent's heavyweights, including Japan, Korea, Malaysia, Bangladesh, and hosts Indonesia.
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newshockeya month ago

FIH Pro Hockey League | Skipper Amit Rohidas points out area of improvement for Team India

Having bagged all six points from their last home leg double-header against Germany, the Indian Men's Hockey Team consolidate their lead at the top of the FIH Pro League points table. With 27 points from 12 matches, the table-toppers India now have a 10-point gap with second-placed Germany.
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newshockeya month ago

FIH Pro Hockey League | India register another win against Germany, stay top of the points table

The Indian men's hockey team registered yet another win at the FIH Pro League 2021-22, after beating Germany 3-1 at the Kalinga Stadium in Bhubaneswar, Odisha on Friday. Sukhjeet Singh, Varun Kumar, and Abhishek scored for India while Anton Boeckel scored the only goal for Germany.
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newshockeya month ago

FIH Pro Hockey League | Indian men look to consolidate position at top in encounters against Germany

The Indian men's hockey team will look to consolidate their lead at the top of the FIH Hockey Pro League 2021/22 points table when they take on Germany in the two-legged contest on April 14 and 15. The Indian team is currently placed on top of the FIH Pro League table with 21 points in 10 matches.
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newshockeya month ago

FIH Women's Junior World Cup | India to face England in bronze medal play-off

After losing the semis to the Netherlands 0-3, India is now focused on their all-important bronze medal match against England on Tuesday, at the FIH Hockey Women's Junior World Cup. Back in 2013 too, the Netherlands had beaten India in the semis too and later latter beat England to clinch bronze.
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