Caught in the trap of ‘experimenting’, is Indian hockey losing the opportunity to rebuild its legacy after the Tokyo High Olympics? | Hockey news

Every Olympic success is a great opportunity to build heritage. But in case Indian hockeythe screenplay was written differently from the 1980 Moscow Games. The Indian Olympic heritage in hockey in an incomparable feat has expanded to eight gold medals. But it is also one that has been gathering dust over the decades and is … Read more

Men’s Junior Hockey World Championship: Vivek Sagar Prasad leads India, announced by 18-member team

Image source: GETTY IMAGES Vivek Sagar Prasad will be captain of the upcoming World Hockey Championship for men. Hockey India on Thursday appointed an 18-member Indian junior hockey team to defend the title at the long-awaited FIH Odisha Hockey Junior World Championships for Men Bhubaneswar 2021. The event, which is set to begin on November … Read more

The Dutch team will give India the test it needs to see where they stand

There were big smiles in the photo that the Dutch national team member clicked when they arrived at Bhubaneshwar Airport. It could also be said that the Dutch brought great joy to the Indian hockey team upon arrival. Still, it’s not often to host and compete against the world’s No. 1 team. But for the … Read more

Sreejesh excluded because India uses the trophy of Asian champions as a training ground for Paris 2024

November 26, 2021 Jonathan SelvarajESPN Four months after its first Olympic medal in 41 years, the Indian men’s hockey team returns to the field for the Asian Champions Trophy next month. Yet less than half of the history-making team will be on the field in Dhaka. Why? Well, with a view to the Paris Olympics, … Read more

Withdrawal of Indian hockey teams related to shooting, cancellation of archery competitions, points out CGF president

The leader of the Commonwealth Games Association (CGF) has indicated that India’s decision to withdraw its men’s and women’s hockey teams from the next edition in Birmingham could likely be linked to the cancellation of the archery and shooting competitions to be held in Chandigarh in early 2022. Louise Martin, president of CGF, said she … Read more

It’s time to make sure we don’t have to wait four decades for the next Olympic hockey medal – The New Indian Express

Per IANS MUMBAI: Indian hockey has been in despair for four decades as teams from the Olympics return empty-handed. The tide turned this week at the Tokyo Olympics. On Thursday, Manpreet Singh’s team beat Germany 5-4 in the playoffs and won a bronze medal at the Tokyo Olympics – their first medal in 41 years. … Read more

Hockey legend Keshav Datt has died at the age of 95 | Offside News

NEW DELHI: Double Olympic gold medalist hockey legend Keshav Datt he passed away on Wednesday due to age-related illnesses, ending a glorious era in the sport. Datt was 95 years old, leaving behind a wife, two sons and a daughter, all of whom settled abroad. The former center-back passed away at around 12.30pm at his … Read more

Sreejesh excluded because India uses the trophy of Asian champions as a training ground for Paris 2024

November 26, 2021 Jonathan SelvarajESPN Four months after its first Olympic medal in 41 years, the Indian men’s hockey team returns to the field for the Asian Champions Trophy next month. Yet less than half of the history-making team will be on the field in Dhaka. Why? Well, with a view to the Paris Olympics, … Read more

Two Kovilpatti players join the Indian hockey team – The New Indian Express

Express News Service THOOOTHUKUDI: In what is desperately needed to boost the growing popularity of hockey in Tamil Nadu, two players from the state have been selected into the 20-member national men’s senior team to compete in the Asian Cup in Indonesia between May 23 and June 1. The selections of S Mareeswaran (21) from … Read more

The main probable groups of Indian hockey teams are returning to the national camp in Bengaluru

ANI | Updated: April 25, 2022. 13:08 IST bengaluru (karnataka) [India]April 25 (ANI): The main likely groups of Indian hockey teams – seniors, seniors, junior women, Indian ‘A’ men and Indian ‘A’ women – have returned to the national coaching camp at the SAI Center in Bengaluru.While the Indian women’s hockey team continued its camp … Read more