Hockey: Indian men lose 2-1 to Belgium on European tour

Last updated on: Wednesday, 16 April 2014 20:02

Belgium opened the scoring when they took the lead in the 17th minute before India drew level after 58 minutes. However, they fell behind sixty seconds later as Belgium went on to win the game 2-1.

Indian ladies defeat Ireland 3-1 in first hockey Test

Last updated on: Wednesday, 16 April 2014 16:25

Poonam Rani, Ritu Rani and Sunita Lakra scored a goal each to help India register a come from behind victory over Ireland.

India hold Dutch hockey club 3-3 in European tour

Last updated on: Tuesday, 15 April 2014 16:25

India came from behind to play out a 3-3 draw against Dutch side HGC Hockey Club in The Netherlands.

Indian women's hockey team leaves for Champions Challenge

Last updated on: Saturday, 12 April 2014 16:18

The 18-member Indian women's hockey team which was announced last week will play a three-match Test series against Ireland before and it should help the players acclimatise for the Champions Challenge.

India-Pakistan bilateral hockey series unlikely in 2014

Last updated on: Wednesday, 16 April 2014 22:41

Top officials of Pakistan Hockey Federation had recently announced separate schedules for hosting the bilateral series in June-July but a Hockey India source said they were yet to approach the government for clearance.

Difficult for Sandeep Singh to make World Cup cut, says buddy Sardar Singh

Last updated on: Saturday, 12 April 2014 16:01

Indian hockey player Sardar Singh said it was heartening to witness healthy competition for places in the Indian hockey team at present, which means no player is a sure-shot pick for the World Cup to be held at The Hague, Netherlands from May 31 to June 15.

India thrash Dutch club Leiden 7-0 in first game of European hockey tour

Last updated on: Saturday, 12 April 2014 15:41

The Indian hockey team's European tour is a preparation for the FIH men's World Cup, scheduled to be held at The Hague, Netherlands from May 31 to June 15.

Indian hockey team to leave for World Cup preparatory camp in Europe on Wednesday

Last updated on: Tuesday, 08 April 2014 14:09

India will play five practice games during the tour of Europe - two against The Netherlands, two against Dutch National Clubs and one against Belgium. The hockey World Cup is scheduled to be held at The Hague, Netherlands from May 31 to June 15.

Indian World Cup hockey team may be different from Europe tour squad: Terry Walsh

Last updated on: Monday, 07 April 2014 21:33

A 21-member Indian team will take part in the five build-up games in The Hague, Netherlands from April 9-19 ahead of the May 31 to June 15 World Cup, to be held in the same Dutch city.

Indian hockey squad: Gurbaj Singh, Danish Mujtaba return; Sandeep ignored for Europe tour

Last updated on: Friday, 04 April 2014 13:18

The Indian senior men's hockey team will start their tour with a game against Dutch national club Leiden on April 11, followed by matches against another club side HGC (April 14), Belgium (April 15) and The Netherlands (April 17 and 19). This is in preparation for the FIH World Cup to be held at The Hague, Netherlands from May 31 to June 15.