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Wednesday, Jan 22, 2020

Penalty corner

Nov 09, 2019 09:40
Experts believe that it is getting harder and harder to score off penalty corners. Though there is no comparative data available on conversion rates, coaches and team managements worldwide have noticed the changing trend. read more
Nov 02, 2019 23:39
The men had won Friday’s first match of the two-leg contest 4-2 and the margin was reduced even before the hosts had settled down. Russia continued to be on the offensive.\u200B read more
Oct 31, 2019 19:25
The recent tour to Belgium, in which India played three games against the hosts, followed by two games against Spain, showcased signs of improvement in the department. read more
Oct 19, 2019 21:21
The Indian junior men’s hockey team lost to Great Britain 1-2 in the final of the 9th Sultan of Johor Cup in Johor Bahru. read more
Oct 04, 2019 23:44
India thus ended the tour with yet another draw against a relatively stronger Great Britain side, performing exceptionally well during the five matches as they won one, drew three and lost one. read more
Aug 21, 2019 19:10
India dominated the first 10 minutes, and finally managed to find the breakthrough when Forward Navjot kept her nerves under pressure and produced a fine finish in front of the goal. read more
Aug 20, 2019 22:45
The Indian women’s hockey team looked in good rhythm during the initial stages of the first quarter and constantly built pressure on the Chinese squad. read more
Aug 18, 2019 20:16
Harmanpreet Singh put India ahead in the second minute by converting a Penalty Corner, but New Zealand struck back in the last quarter through two well-crafted field goals -- Jacob Smith (47’) and Sam Lane (60’) to have the last laugh. read more
Aug 18, 2019 10:58
Responding to a query on email, an FIH spokesperson said, “The FIH warm-weather policy was implemented in the morning games only. Water mist sprays and fans were joint measures put in place by FIH and TOCOG.” read more
Jun 23, 2019 18:28
Rani found the net as early as third minute but Japan’s Kanon Mori equalised in the 11th minute. Gurjit scored in the 45th and 60th minutes to lead India to an emphatic victory. read more
Jun 18, 2019 14:28
World no. 9 India dominated their lowly ranked opponents throughout the match, allowing Fiji to only have one circle entry in the entire 60 minutes, whilst making 74 entries into the opposition’s striking area. read more
Jun 15, 2019 21:51
India registered a comfortable 5-1 victory in the final against South Africa to claim the top spot in the competition. read more
Jun 11, 2019 21:39
Though drag-flicks have replaced penalty hits, many believe PCs have overtaken field goals as the most popular form of scoring, at times reducing matches to a PC slugfest. read more
Jun 06, 2019 21:39
Even though their goal was never threatened once in the first two quarters, the Indians were slow to get off the blocks, especially against a side which is ranked 22nd in the world. read more
Jun 05, 2019 10:01
The Indian men’s team for the FIH Series Finals has played two warm-up matches in the last two days, winning both comfortably. They beat South Africa 3-1 on Monday and Japan 4-1 on Tuesday. read more