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Hockey legend Balbir Singh Senior passes away

Chandigarh, May 25 (IANS) Legendary hockey player Balbir Singh Senior died in a private hospital on Monday, his family said. He was 96 and was in a critical condition for nearly a fortnight."Nanaji passed away this morning," his grandson...

Hockey post COVID-19: Players asked to carry own towels & bottles

New Delhi, May 14 (IANS) No physical contact other than in normal play, training in "groups of maximum four to six people in an area of 40x20m" and mandatory usage of the Aarogya Setu app are among the measures...

All international hockey meets for India called off till June

New Delhi, April 8 (IANS) Two FIH Pro League ties involving the senior men''s team, junior men''s Asia Cup and senior women''s Asian Champions Trophy are among a clutch of international hockey events, where India was slated to take...

FIH announce India as hosts for Junior Men’s World Cup 2021

New Delhi, Feb 18 (IANS) The International Hockey Federation (FIH) on Monday announced India as the hosts for the FIH Junior Men''s World Cup 2021. In an official announcement on Monday, the international governing body also announced that the...

Hockey India congratulates Manpreet on Player of the Year award

New Delhi, Feb 14 (IANS) Hockey India on Thursday congratulated the India captain Manpreet Singh on winning the FIH Player of the Year award.In June last year, Manpreet, who completed 250 matches for India during the FIH Men''s Hockey...

Good to start season against tough teams, says Rani

Bengaluru, Jan 23 (IANS) India women’s hockey team captain Rani has said that the team is looking forward to the New Zealand tour as it will give them a good boost for their preparations for the Tokyo Olympics slated...

Odisha will again host Men’s hockey World Cup in 2023

Bhubaneswar, Nov 28 (IANS) Odisha is going to host the men's hockey World Cup again in 2023, Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik said on Wednesday.The Chief Minister said the matches will be played both in Bhubaneswar and Rourkela. The Kalinga Stadium...

India men seal Olympics berth with 7-1 drubbing of Russia

Bhubaneshwar, Nov 2 (IANS) The Indian men's hockey team on Saturday qualified for the 2020 Tokyo Olympics with a 7-1 drubbing of 22nd ranked Russia in the second leg of their Olympic qualifiers here.World No. 5 India came into the...

Gokulam Kerala stun Mohun Bagan 2-1 to win Durand Cup

Kolkata, Aug 24 (IANS) Ten-man Gokulam Kerala FC rode Marcus Joseph's brace to stun Mohun Bagan 2-1 and lift the 129th Durand Cup in their debut appearance after a thrilling final at the Vivekananda Yuba Bharati Krirangan here on Saturday.Joseph...

India eves pip Japan 2-1 to win Olympic Test hockey meet

Tokyo (Japan), Aug 21 (IANS) The Indian women's hockey team beat Japan 2-1 in the final to win the Olympic Test event here on Wednesday. Navjot Kaur and Lalremsiami led the scoring charts for India.Navjot (11th minute) opened the scoring...

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LEGO Group, NITI Aayog to promote play-based learning in India

New Delhi, May 28 (IANS) Danish toy production company The LEGO Group on Wednesday announced its collaboration with NITI Aayog and the NGO ''Save...

Govt tells 7 ways how you can reuse your Covid goggles

New Delhi, May 28 (IANS) The centre on Wednesday issued a standard operating procedure for reuse of goggles without risk of contracting coronavirus infection....