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Olympic gold-winning hockey legend Keshav Datt passes away at 95

07 Jul 2021

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Olympic gold-winning hockey legend Keshav Datt passes away at 95

Two-time Olympic gold medal-winning hockey legend Keshav Datt died Wednesday due to age-related ailments, marking the end of a glorious era in the sport.

Manpreet to lead Indian hockey team at Tokyo Olympics

22 Jun 2021

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Manpreet to lead Indian hockey team at Tokyo Olympics

India on Tuesday named incumbent Manpreet Singh as the skipper of the men's hockey team for the upcoming Tokyo Olympics where he will have two deputies in defenders Birendra Lakra and Harmanpreet Singh.

Indian women's hockey team already on Tokyo time

04 Jun 2021

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Indian women's hockey team already on Tokyo time

The members of the Indian women's hockey team have been training for the Tokyo Olympics in such a manner that their biological clock is already set to the Tokyo time, says senior mid-fielder Namita Toppo.

Indian hockey legend MK Kaushik dies of COVID-19 complications

08 May 2021

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Indian hockey legend MK Kaushik dies of COVID-19 complications

Indian hockey legend MK Kaushik passed away on Saturday due to the complications caused by coronavirus.

Hockey player Mandeep Singh admitted to hospital after testing COVID-positive

11 Aug 2020

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Hockey player Mandeep Singh admitted to hospital after testing COVID-positive

Indian men's hockey team striker Mandeep Singh, who tested positive for COVID-19 on Monday, has been admitted to hospital.

Hockey legend Balbir Singh Senior passes away at 95

25 May 2020

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Hockey legend Balbir Singh Senior passes away at 95

Hockey stalwart Balbir Singh Dosanjh passed away on Monday after facing several health issues for over two weeks.

India's hockey captain Manpreet Singh scripts history: Details here

14 Feb 2020

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India's hockey captain Manpreet Singh scripts history: Details here

In what can be considered a historic moment for Indian hockey, national captain Manpreet Singh has won the International Hockey Federation's (FIH) Player of the Year award.

Coronavirus forces India's hockey tour of China to be abandoned

07 Feb 2020

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Coronavirus forces India's hockey tour of China to be abandoned

The coronavirus outbreak in China has forced a number of sporting events to be called off.

Ranking the greatest moments of Indian hockey

15 Oct 2019

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Ranking the greatest moments of Indian hockey

Indian hockey was a force to reckon with, especially during the pre-independence era.

MS Dhoni ranks just next to Narendra Modi: Here's how

26 Sep 2019

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MS Dhoni ranks just next to Narendra Modi: Here's how

While it still might be a debatable topic, but it seems like former Indian skipper MS Dhoni has gone past the likes of Sachin Tendulkar and Virat Kohli as the most popular cricketer among the fans.

These countries have won the most Olympic medals

19 Aug 2019

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These countries have won the most Olympic medals

The Olympics is the greatest sporting extravaganza on this planet.

Independence Day 2019: A look at India's greatest sporting moments

09 Aug 2019

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Independence Day 2019: A look at India's greatest sporting moments

India had always been a sports-crazy nation even before independence. However, their pinnacle came following their independence in 1947.

Hockey: India appoint Graham Reid as new coach

08 Apr 2019

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Hockey: India appoint Graham Reid as new coach

Former Australian hockey coach Graham Reid has been appointed as the coach of the Indian men's hockey team, Hockey India announced on Monday.

Poor show at Hockey World Cup sees Indian coach dismissed

09 Jan 2019

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Poor show at Hockey World Cup sees Indian coach dismissed

Harendra Singh, the coach of the Indian men's hockey team, has been removed from his post, and authorities have asked him to return to coaching the junior team.

Hockey World Cup opening ceremony: Online ticket sale starts tomorrow

19 Nov 2018

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Hockey World Cup opening ceremony: Online ticket sale starts tomorrow

The online ticket sale for the grand opening ceremony of Odisha Hockey Men's World Cup in Bhubaneswar will begin from November 20 (tomorrow), according to Hockey India.

Former Indian hockey team captain Sardar Singh announces his retirement

12 Sep 2018

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Former Indian hockey team captain Sardar Singh announces his retirement

The former captain of the Indian team, Sardar Singh, has announced his retirement from international hockey.

Dhoni was highest individual taxpayer in Bihar-Jharkhand region last year

24 Jul 2018

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Dhoni was highest individual taxpayer in Bihar-Jharkhand region last year

Former Indian skipper MS Dhoni was the highest individual taxpayer in the whole of the Bihar-Jharkhand region last year.

Hockey: 48 senior players selected for Women's National Camp

27 May 2018

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Hockey: 48 senior players selected for Women's National Camp

Hockey India will be conducting a national camp from May 28 to June 9 for 48 senior women hockey players at the Sports Authority of India centre in Bengaluru.

Hockey India names 48 players for the national camp

25 May 2018

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Hockey India names 48 players for the national camp

Hockey India has named 48 players for a 21-day national camp.

Odisha government to sponsor national hockey team

16 Feb 2018

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Odisha government to sponsor national hockey team

In a first-of-its-kind association, Odisha state government will sponsor the Indian national hockey teams, men and women, for the next five years.

Waltherus Marijne, the new coach of Indian Men's hockey team

08 Sep 2017

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Waltherus Marijne, the new coach of Indian Men's hockey team

Sports Minister Rajyavardhan Rathore has announced the appointment of Waltherus Norbertus Marijne as the new Chief Coach of Indian Men's hockey team.

Hockey India to invite applications for the new head coach

05 Sep 2017

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Hockey India to invite applications for the new head coach

On Monday, Hockey India announced that following Roelant Oltmans' termination, it would start the process to invite new applications for the post of the head coach of the national hockey team.

Roelant Oltmans sacked as Indian hockey team's coach

02 Sep 2017

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Roelant Oltmans sacked as Indian hockey team's coach

Indian national hockey team's head coach, Roelant Oltmans has been sacked from his post by Hockey India (HI).

MS Dhoni to open cricket academy in Dubai

17 Aug 2017

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MS Dhoni to open cricket academy in Dubai

Former Indian cricket captain MS Dhoni, recently announced that, he would be opening his first cricket academy in Dubai.

Pro-Kabaddi League: Know all about the 12 teams' owners

13 Jul 2017

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Pro-Kabaddi League: Know all about the 12 teams' owners

The fifth season of the Pro Kabaddi League is set to begin soon.

How will GST affect the sports industry in India?

30 Jun 2017

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How will GST affect the sports industry in India?

The Goods and Service Tax (GST) is all set to roll-out in India from 1st July, 2017.

Kalinga Lancers lift maiden Hockey India League title

27 Feb 2017

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Kalinga Lancers lift maiden Hockey India League title

Kalinga Lancers defeated Dabang Mumbai 4-1 in the finals of the Coal India Hockey India league to lift their maiden title.

UPWizards & Delhi Waveriders fight hard, end in a draw

20 Feb 2017

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UPWizards & Delhi Waveriders fight hard, end in a draw

Uttar Pradesh Wizards and Delhi Waveriders fought hard to grab a semi-finals spot in the Coal India Hockey India League 2017 as the encounter ended in a 1-1 tie at Delhi.

Hockey India still waiting for an apology: PHF

24 Jan 2017

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Hockey India still waiting for an apology: PHF

Pakistan Hockey Federation's Shahbaz Ahmad said that Hockey India is still waiting for a written apology over the 2014 Champions Trophy incident.

Australian women's hockey team edge past India in finals

27 Nov 2016

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Australian women's hockey team edge past India in finals

The Australian women's hockey team defeated India in the final match of the three match test series. They won 3-1.

Indian women lose to Australia in hockey

25 Nov 2016

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Indian women lose to Australia in hockey

Australian women's hockey team crushed the Indian side 4-1 to level the three match-series 1-1.

Indian women beat Australia in first hockey test

23 Nov 2016

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Indian women beat Australia in first hockey test

The Indian women's hockey team defeated Australia 1-0 in the first test match of the three match series.

Ritu Rani announces retirement from international hockey

22 Sep 2016

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Ritu Rani announces retirement from international hockey

Former Indian women's hockey captain Ritu Rani announced her retirement from international hockey.

Indian men's hockey team will skip Rio Games' opening ceremony

06 Aug 2016

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Indian men's hockey team will skip Rio Games' opening ceremony

Hockey India and the Indian Olympic Association (IOA) are accusing each other for not addressing the mismanagement that is causing hardships for the Indian contingent at Rio.

No chairs to sit in for Indian men's hockey team

02 Aug 2016

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No chairs to sit in for Indian men's hockey team

Within 48 hours of reaching Rio, the Indian men's hockey team has started suffering due to the lack of facilities.