Hockey World Cup 2023]
The Hockey World Cup 2023 is in its 15th edition and will be played in India. The country won its hosting rights in November of 2019 and received automatic qualification. The Pool draw took place in September last year. Belgium are the defending champions, who won the 2018 World Cup by defeating the Netherlands 3-2 in the final via penalty shootout, whereas Australia took the third place.
Updated on Jan 29, 2023 09:25 PM IST
Germany vs Belgium Hockey World Cup 2023 Highlights Updates: Germany defeated Belgium 5-4 in the penalty shootout to win the Hockey World Cup in Bhubaneswar. Both the teams had scored three goals each at the end of regulation time. Catch the Highlights of GER vs BEL:
The wait to win their first Cup medal since the 1975 gold and high expectations as the 2021 Tokyo Olympics bronze medallists pulled India down, led to an early elimination.
The Indian men's hockey team were stunned by New Zealand in a must-win crossover tie at the World Cup happening in Orissa on Sunday.
New Zealand stunned Harmanpreet Singh-led Team India 5-4 on penalties after playing a six-goal thriller at the Hockey World Cup 2023 on Sunday. With the win over India in the crossover match, the Kiwis have entered the quarter-finals of the Hockey World Cup.
The hosts controlled the 9-12 classification playoff in the Rourkela stadium packed with more than 21,000 fans
The seniormost player at this World Cup talks about longevity and life-sport balance
Finalists Germany have benefitted from South African scientific advisor, Robin Arkell, who was in India’s corner when they won bronze at the Tokyo Olympics
The 24-year-old midfielder has been replaced in the squad by Raj Kumar Pal
The British introduced hockey in the tribal-dominated region of Odisha two centuries ago. The game has thrived since then with the region continuing to produce a number of internationals.
The 30-year-old has been a livewire on the pitch in the World Cup, shouting instructions to his colleagues and acing the playmaker role.
INDIA's performance in World Cup
To Be Confimed