Manpreet Singh: News

23 Mar 2024

Indian Penal Code

Punjab: 21 killed after consuming spurious liquor in Sangrur

The death toll in Sangrur, Punjab, due to suspected consumption of spurious liquor reached 21 on Saturday.

06 Oct 2023

Asian Games

Asian Games, India men's hockey team bags gold medal: Stats

India humbled Japan 5-1 in the men's hockey final to win the gold medal at the ongoing Asian Games in Hangzhou on Friday.

02 Oct 2023

Indian Hockey Team

Asian Games, men's hockey: India thrash Bangladesh 12-0, reach semi-finals

The Indian men's hockey team ran riot against Bangladesh with a 12-0 scoreline in their final Pool A match at the 2023 Asian Games.

18 Sep 2023

Indian Hockey Team

Asian Games: Decoding Indian men's hockey squad and achievements

Hockey has been one of India's traditional sports and they have won great laurels at the Asian Games over the years.

14 Aug 2023

Indian Hockey Team

Asian Champions Trophy 2023: Decoding India's journey in the tournament

India showed tremendous character to come from behind to beat Malaysia 4-3 in a thrilling finale of the 2023 Asian Champions Trophy.

11 Aug 2023

Indian Hockey Team

Asian Champions Trophy: India humble Japan 5-0, reach fifth final

India sealed their position in the 2023 Asian Champions Trophy final with a dominant 5-0 win over Japan at the Mayor Radhakrishnan Hockey Stadium in Chennai on August 11.

06 Aug 2023

Indian Hockey Team

Asian Champions Trophy: Indian men's hockey team thumps Malaysia 5-0

The Indian men's hockey team return to winning ways in style as they trounced Malaysia 5-0 in the third match of the Asian Champions Trophy at the Mayor Radhakrishnan Stadium in Chennai.

23 Dec 2022

Indian Hockey Team

Hockey World Cup: Harmanpreet Singh to lead the Indian team

Hockey India on Friday, announced an 18-member Indian squad for the FIH men's World Cup scheduled for January 2023 in Bhubaneswar-Rourkela, Odisha.

28 Jul 2022

PV Sindhu

Commonwealth Games: Manpreet Singh, PV Sindhu named India's flag-bearers

The Indian Olympic Association (IOA), on Wednesday, named India men's hockey captain Manpreet Singh and badminton star PV Sindhu as the nation's flag-bearers for the opening ceremony of the 2022 Commonwealth Games (CWG), starting July 28.

20 Jun 2022

Indian Hockey Team

Hockey India announces squad for 2022 Commonwealth Games

An 18-member Indian hockey team has been announced by Hockey India for the highly-coveted Commonwealth Games in Birmingham, starting July 29.

23 Dec 2021


India men's hockey team to finish 2021 as third-ranked side

The Manpreet Singh-led India men's hockey team will finish the year 2021 as number third-ranked team in the world.

11 Aug 2021


Neeraj, Olympians from Punjab to be honored at felicitation function

Punjab Sports Minister Rana Gurmit Singh Sodhi on Tuesday said the state government will honor Olympic champion Neeraj Chopra and Tokyo Games medal winners and participants from Punjab with cash awards worth Rs. 32.67 crore at a felicitation function on August 12.

29 Jul 2021

Indian Hockey Team

Dominant India beat Argentina 3-1 to seal quarterfinal berth

The Indian men's hockey team stormed into the quarterfinals of the Olympic Games with a comprehensive 3-1 victory over defending Argentina, scoring two goals in the final two minutes of its penultimate pool match on Thursday.

28 Jul 2021

Indian Hockey Team

Rejuvenated India eyes win against Argentina to seal QF berth

A resurgent Indian men's hockey team would look to seal a quarterfinal berth but defending champions Argentina won't be an easy challenge to overcome when the two sides clash in their penultimate pool match of the Olympics on Thursday.

05 Jul 2021


Tokyo Olympics: Mary Kom, Manpreet Singh to be India's flag-bearers

Star boxer MC Mary Kom and men's hockey team captain Manpreet Singh will be India's flag-bearers at the opening ceremony of the Tokyo Olympics.

22 Jun 2021

Hockey India League

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.

18 Jun 2021

Indian Hockey Team

Ten Olympic debutants in Indian hockey squad for Tokyo Games

India on Friday named 10 Olympic debutants in its 16-member men's hockey squad, which also features seasoned performers like PR Sreejesh and Manpreet Singh, for the Tokyo Games to be held from July 23.

11 Aug 2020

Mandeep Singh

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.

08 Aug 2020

Indian Hockey Team

Hockey: Manpreet Singh, four others test positive for coronavirus

The Indian men's hockey team captain Manpreet Singh and four other players have tested positive for coronavirus.

14 Feb 2020


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.

23 Sep 2019

NITI Aayog

Vegan eggs, waterless shampoo steal attention at IIT-Delhi's Industry Day

On Saturday, the Indian Institute of Technology (IIT), Delhi, observed its third edition of the annual Industry Day event.

13 Dec 2018


Hockey World Cup 2018: Know everything about India vs Netherlands

Tonight, India and Netherlands hockey men's team will lock horns in a quarter-final match of the 2018 Hockey World Cup, at the Kalinga Stadium.

28 Nov 2018


2018 Hockey World Cup: Schedule, details and India's winning chances

India will be hosting the 2018 edition of the Hockey World Cup at Bhubaneshwar, Odisha.

15 Nov 2018


Hockey World Cup: India skipper Manpreet outlines the plan

India men's hockey captain Manpreet Singh has said that his team's focus is to top their pool in the upcoming World Cup this month.

28 Oct 2018


Asian Hockey Champions Trophy: India beat Japan 3-2

India had a tough time keeping Japan at bay in the Asian Hockey Champions Trophy semi-finals, but eventually managed a thrilling victory of 3-2 to set up an epic clash in the final against Pakistan.

22 Aug 2018

Indian Hockey Team

Asian Games 2018: India thrash Hong Kong 26-0, script history

After winning 17-0 in their opening encounter at the ongoing Asian Games 2018 in Indonesia, the India men's hockey team created a record by beating Hong Kong 26-0.

25 May 2018


Hockey India names 48 players for the national camp

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

01 May 2018


Harendra named men's hockey coach; Marijne returns to women's camp

In a surprise move, women's hockey coach Harendra Singh was today named the chief coach of Indian men's team while men's in-charge Sjoerd Marijne was sent back to the women's camp, following the poor show by Manpreet Singh and Co. in Commonwealth Games.

30 Apr 2018


Gurugram: 2 men burnt to death in car after accident

Two men were charred to death inside their car which caught fire after a speeding truck rammed into it at Gurugram's Rajiv Chowk.

21st CWG: India seal 4-3 thriller against England

The Indian men's hockey team dished out a splendid victory against England in their final Pool B encounter at the ongoing 21st Commonwealth Games.

Commonwealth Games: Veteran Sardar Singh dropped from 18-member squad

Veteran hockey ace player Sardar Singh has been omitted from India's 18-member squad for the upcoming Commonwealth Games.

20 Feb 2018


Sardar Singh back as captain of Indian Hockey Team

Half-back Sardar Singh will return as the captain of Indian hockey team for 27th Sultan Azlan Shah Cup, scheduled to kick off from March 3 in Ipoh, Malaysia.

15 Oct 2017

Indian Hockey Team

India defeat Pakistan in Asia Cup 2017 group stage match

Title favourites India beat arch-rivals Pakistan 3-1 in the last of the round 1 group stage match at 2017 Hero Asia Cup.