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Women’s FIH Pro League 2021-22: India face defending champions Netherlands

Women’s FIH Pro League 2021-22: India face defending champions Netherlands

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A fit-again Rani Rampal is likely to return to the squad but goalkeeper Savita will continue to captain the Indian team.' The Indian women’s hockey team will continue its home leg of the FIH Pro League 2021-22 season with two matches against defending champions Netherlands at the Kalinga Stadium in Bhubaneswar, Odisha on Friday and Saturday. Both teams will come into the contest having played six matches in the FIH Pro League so far. While India are fourth in the points table with three wins, the Netherlands are on top of the standings with five wins. India, eighth in the hockey rankings, beat China 7-1 and 2-1 in Muscat followed by a 2-1 win and a 4-3 loss against Spain in February. In the most recent fixtures at home, India had a win and a loss versus Germany after both matches ...
12th Hockey India Senior Men National Championship 2022

12th Hockey India Senior Men National Championship 2022

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The 12th Hockey India Senior Men National Championship 2022 saw thrilling hockey action on Day 1 in Bhopal, Madhya Pradesh. In the first Pool match of the day, Hockey Chandigarh faced off against Hockey Jammu & Kashmir. Angad Bir Singh opened the scoring in the 5th minute of the match but Gagandeep Singh managed to get the equaliser in the 14th minute. Amandeep helped Hockey Chandigarh in regaining their lead in the 19th minute, but Manpreet Singh again found the equaliser in the 22nd minute but Mohit quickly scored the third goal for Hockey Chandigarh in the 24th minute to put them into the lead in the half time. In the third quarter, Amandeep scored another goal in the 33rd minute, followed by two goals from Vishaljit Singh in the 34th minute and 42nd minute. The final quarter...
Day Six Results: 2nd Hockey India Sub Junior Men Academy National Championship 2022, Ghumanhera, New Delhi

Day Six Results: 2nd Hockey India Sub Junior Men Academy National Championship 2022, Ghumanhera, New Delhi

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~ Markandeshwar Hockey Academy forfeited their match against HIM Academy ~ ~ Dhyan Chand Hockey Academy held Bhai Behlo Hockey Academy Bhagta 0-0 ~ ~ Smart Hockey Academy, Raipur forfeited their contest against Olympian Vivek Singh Hockey Academy ~ ~ Tamil Nadu Hockey Academy forfeited their match against Namdhari XI ~ ~ Malwa Hockey Academy Hanumangarh forfeited their contest versus Jai Bharat Hockey Academy ~ ~ Cheema Hockey Academy defeated Citizen Hockey XI 6-2 ~ ~ S.G.P.C. Hockey Academy defeated Thirumalvalavan Hockey Academy 12-0 ~ New Delhi, 28 March 2022: S.G.P.C. Hockey Academy and Cheema Hockey Academy won their respective games, while Dhyan Chand Hockey Academy and Bhai Behlo Hockey Academy Bhagta played out a goalless draw on sixth day of the 2nd Hockey In...
Hockey India congratulates Indian Women and Men’s Hockey Teams on receiving Special Recognition Award from BBC India

Hockey India congratulates Indian Women and Men’s Hockey Teams on receiving Special Recognition Award from BBC India

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New Delhi, 28 March 2022: Hockey India on Monday congratulated the Indian Men and Women's Hockey Teams on receiving the Special Recognition Award from BBC India for their Tokyo Olympics triumph. The awards ceremony in New Delhi today was graced by Shri Naveen Patnaik, the Hon’ble Chief Minister, Odisha State Government. Also present at the event was Indian Olympic Association President Dr Narinder Dhruv Batra among other dignitaries and top athletes of the country. The Indian Women's Hockey Team Captain Savita and Vice Captain Deep Grace Ekka received the award on behalf of the team. They were awarded the Special Recognition Award for their historic fourth place finish at the Olympic Games Tokyo 2020. BBC India also gave away the Special Recognition Award for the Indian Men's Hockey Tea...
Day Three Results: 12th Hockey India Junior Women National Championship 2022

Day Three Results: 12th Hockey India Junior Women National Championship 2022

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~ Hockey Punjab beat Chhattisgarh Hockey 6-0 ~ ~ Uttar Pradesh Hockey defeated Hockey Bihar 9-0 ~ ~ Hockey Mizoram beat Hockey Hockey Rajasthan 3-2 ~ ~ Hockey Karnataka beat Hockey Andhra Pradesh 3-2 ~ ~ Hockey Bengal defeated Hockey Gujarat 4-3 ~ Kakinada, 27 March 2022: Hockey Punjab, Uttar Pradesh Hockey, Hockey Mizoram, Hockey Karnataka and Hockey Bengal registered victories in their respective matches on the third day of the 12th Hockey India Junior Women National Championship 2022 in Kakinada, Andhra Pradesh on Sunday. In the first match of the day, Hockey Punjab defeated Chhattisgarh Hockey 6-0 in their Pool F match. Chewang Tamang (21', 26', 35') scored a hat-trick, while Karmanpreet Kaur (14', 39') scored a brace. Vishali Sharma scored the other goal for Hockey P...
Day Five Results: 2nd Hockey India Sub Junior Men Academy National Championship 2022, Ghumanhera, New Delhi

Day Five Results: 2nd Hockey India Sub Junior Men Academy National Championship 2022, Ghumanhera, New Delhi

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~ Raja Karan Hockey Academy defeated Salute Hockey Academy 4-1 ~ ~ Naval Tata Hockey Academy – Jamshedpur defeated Berar Hockey Academy (Vidarbha) Amravati 8-0 ~ ~ SAI- Academy beat Republican Sports Club 6-0 ~ ~ Maharaja Ranjit Singh Hockey Academy forfeited their match against Vadipatti Raja Hockey Academy ~ New Delhi, 27 March 2022: Raja Karan Hockey Academy, Naval Tata Hockey Academy – Jamshedpur, SAI – Academy recorded victories in their respective games on the fifth day of the 2nd Hockey India Sub Junior Men Academy National Championship 2022, Ghumanhera, New Delhi. In the opening contest of the day, Raja Karan Hockey Academy recorded a 4-1 victory over Salute Hockey Academy in Pool F. Deepak broke the deadlock in the 20th minute for Salute Hockey Academy. Thereafter, ...
Indian Junior Women’s Hockey Team leave for much-awaited FIH Women’s Junior World Cup 2021

Indian Junior Women’s Hockey Team leave for much-awaited FIH Women’s Junior World Cup 2021

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~ Captain Salima Tete expressed the team's excitement ahead of their departure for the marquee event ~ Bhubaneswar, 25 March 2022: The Indian Junior Women's Hockey Team left for Johannesburg, South Africa on Friday to participate in the much-awaited FIH Women's Junior World Cup 2021. The marquee event, which got postponed to 2022 due to the threat of COVID-19, will begin on Friday, 1st April in Potchefstroom, South Africa. This will be Junior eves’ first international outing since the Chile tour in 2021, where they remained unbeaten. Expressing the team's excitement ahead of their departure, Captain Salima Tete said, "The long wait finally ends for us. We are absolutely excited to take part in the Junior World Cup. We got a good time to prepare ourselves, we trained with the senio...
Day Two Results: 2nd Hockey India Sub Junior Men Academy National Championship 2022, Ghumanhera, New Delhi

Day Two Results: 2nd Hockey India Sub Junior Men Academy National Championship 2022, Ghumanhera, New Delhi

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~ Madhya Pradesh Hockey Academy defeated HIM Academy 9-0 ~ ~ Odisha Naval Tata Hockey High Performance Centre recorded 8-0 win over Bhai Behlo Hockey Academy Bhagta ~ ~ Roundglass Punjab Hockey Club Academy downed Citizen Hockey XI 19-0 ~ ~ Malwa Hockey Academy Hanumangarh forfeited their match against S.G.P.C. Hockey Academy ~ ~ Jai Bharat Hockey Academy defeated Thirumalvalavan Hockey Academy 6-0 ~ New Delhi, 24 March 2022: Madhya Pradesh Hockey Academy, Odisha Naval Tata Hockey High Performance Centre, Roundglass Punjab Hockey Club Academy and Jai Bharat Hockey Academy won their respective contest on the second day of the 2nd Hockey India Sub Junior Men Academy National Championship 2022 here in Ghumanhera, New Delhi on Thursday. Meanwhile, S.G.P.C. Hockey Academy were aw...
India to host New Zealand and Spain in FIH Hockey Pro League 2022/23 opener

India to host New Zealand and Spain in FIH Hockey Pro League 2022/23 opener

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~ Indian Men's Team Chief Coach Graham Reid said that the draw is well spaced out and provides the team with the opportunity to practice before the 2023 World Cup ~ Bhubaneswar, 24 March 2022: The Indian Men's Hockey Team will begin its FIH Hockey Pro League 2022/23 campaign against New Zealand and Spain as the International Hockey Federation (FIH) announced the schedule of the fourth edition of the tournament. India will host New Zealand and Spain in the tournament opener between 28th October and 6th November later this year. The Indian team will play New Zealand in the first match on 28th October, followed by the second match against Spain on 30th October. They will play their return leg matches against New Zealand and Spain on 4th and 6th October, respectively. Both the visitors N...
Domestic Hockey season set to start with the 2nd Hockey India Senior Women Inter-Department National Championship 2022 and 2nd Hockey India Sub Junior Men Academy National Championship 2022

Domestic Hockey season set to start with the 2nd Hockey India Senior Women Inter-Department National Championship 2022 and 2nd Hockey India Sub Junior Men Academy National Championship 2022

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~ Six teams will vie for top honours at the 2nd Hockey India Senior Women Inter-Department National Championship 2022, while 29 teams will compete in the 2nd Hockey India Sub Junior Men Academy National Championship 2022 starting from Wednesday ~ New Delhi, 22 March 2022: After having successfully staged all the National Championships in the pandemic-hit 2021 calendar, Hockey India will begin the 2022 domestic season with the 2nd Hockey India Senior Women Inter-Department National Championship 2022 and the 2nd Hockey India Sub Junior Men Academy National Championship 2022 from 23rd March onwards in New Delhi and Ghumanhera respectively. A total of six teams will vie for top honours at the 2nd Hockey India Senior Women Inter-Department National Championship 2022 at the Major Dhyan Cha...