Going into their fifth match of the inaugural Hockey India League, the Delhi Waveriders were in a spot of bother, Kaushik Chatterji reports.
Except for the league's opening night and Republic Day, the spectator turnout at the National Stadium here hasn't really been anything to write home about. Kaushik Chatterji reports.
The Army Sports Control Board (ASCB) has taken strong exception to their taking part without permission and has asked the Madras Engineering Group (MEG) to recall them and initiate disciplinary action. B Shrikant
Delhi Waveriders virtually sealed their place in the semifinal of the Hockey India League with a crushing 5-2 win over second-placed Ranchi Rhinos on Friday.
Hockey spawned a bond of friendship between two veterans of Lucknow, Ram Awtar Mishra and Mazhar-ul-Haq, four decades ago and they have been living with it all these years.
A near-stampede situation was witnessed at the food court meant for spectators in the hospitality zone here on Sunday. Such was the rush that the organisers were forced to announce its closure. Sharad Deep reports.
With short spells of rain only a minor distraction, Ranchi Rhinos edged past Punjab Warriors 3-2 in a Hockey India League match at the Surjit Stadium in Jalandhar on Monday. Rajeev Bhaskar reports.
Keeping in mind the Junior World Cup, to be held in December at home, the Hockey India (HI) selection panel decided to blood several youngsters in the men's team for the World League Round II.
Struggling Mumbai Magicians slumped to their 10th defeat in eleven games when they lost 0-1 to Uttar Pradesh Wizards in a must-win game of the Hockey India League at the MHA-Mahindra Stadium, here today.
Hockey India has nominated Danish Mujtaba to lead the 18-member team in the Sultan Azlan Shah tournament beginning March 6. Sandeep Singh is among the reserve players.
One did not have to wait for the action to begin on the turf of the National Stadium in New Delhi on Thursday to figure out what the teams were thinking going into the penultimate league match.
Filling up the international hockey federation, FIH, coffers is uppermost on the mind of its president, Leondro Negre, whenever he comes visiting India, or so it seems. Navneet Singh reports.
Title favourites Delhi Waveriders will have to shrug off the defeat in the league stage when they take on Jaypee Punjab Warriors in the semi-finals here on Saturday.
The International Hockey Federation (FIH) on Saturday signed a major sponsorship deal with two-wheeler giant Hero MotoCorp for all events of the world body to be held in India in the next four years.
The Delhi Waveriders scored a clinical 3-1 win over the Jaypee Punjab Warriors to set up the title clash against Ranchi Rhinos in the inaugural Hockey India League, in Ranchi on Saturday.