Pakistan qualify for Hockey World Cup 2018

Lausanne [Switzerland], August 25 : Pakistan men's hockey team have become the 13th team to qualify for the World Cup 2018, that will take place in India from 28 November to 16 December. ...

Aug 24, 2017 12:24 PM | Newsscroll

Devendra Jhajharia, Sardar Singh to be honoured with Khel Ratna

New Delhi [India], Aug.3 : Paralympian Indian star Devendra Jhajharia, who clinched gold in men's F46 javelin throw at the Rio Olympics, will receive country's highest sporting honour Rajiv...

Aug 02, 2017 4:06 PM | Newsscroll

Dhyan Chand should be bestowed with Bharat Ratna: Pillay

Kolkata, Aug 1 Former India hockey captain Dhanraj Pillay today said that the legendary Dhyan Chand should be bestowed with the Bharat Ratna as soon as possible."I hope he (Dhyan Chand) is awarded...

Aug 01, 2017 10:08 PM | Newsscroll

Past failures have not been deterrent: Oltmans

Bengaluru, Jul 22 India hockey coach Roelant Oltmans today said failures of the past in some major tournaments have not been a deterrent in his quest to make the national team world class."After I...

Jul 22, 2017 9:35 PM | Newsscroll

Indian eves beat Chile 1-0 to enter quarters of HWL Semi-Final

Johannesburg, Jul 12 Preetti Dubey scored the all- important winner as a gritty India beat Chile 1-0 to enter the quarter-finals of the FIH Women's Hockey World League (HWL) Semi-Final, here...

Jul 12, 2017 5:43 PM | Newsscroll

FIH 'regrets' India's decision to pull out of Pro League

Lausanne, Jul 9 The International Hockey Federation has confirmed India's withdrawal from its ambitious Pro League, one of FIH's flagship tournaments offering Olympic qualifying berths to the top...

Jul 09, 2017 9:58 AM | Newsscroll

India go down 2-3 against Canada, finish lowly 6th in HWL semis

London [UK], June 25 : India went down 2-3 to a resilient Canada in the fifth-sixth place playoff of the Hockey World League (HWL) Semi-Final here on Sunday. By making a fifth finish,...

Jun 24, 2017 8:27 PM | Newsscroll

India thrash Pakistan 6-1 in Hockey World League

London [United Kingdom], June 24 : India walloped Pakistan 6-1 in in a 5-8 classification play-off in the Hockey World League semi-final in London on Saturday. India will now face Canada...

Jun 23, 2017 8:15 PM | Newsscroll

HWL semis: Indian eves pumped up after 'high altitude training'

Shimla (Himachal Pradesh) [India], June 23 : The Indian women's hockey team are all set for the upcoming Hockey World league (HWL) Semi-Finals in Johannesburg, after a three-week long high...

Jun 22, 2017 12:37 PM | Newsscroll

Hockey World League: India bow out losing to Malaysia 2-3 in quarter-finals

London [U.K.], June 22 : The Indian Hockey Team has crashed out of the Hockey World League semi-final after suffering a 2-3 defeat at the hands of Malaysia in a quarter-final match on...

Jun 22, 2017 12:47 AM | Newsscroll