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Balbir Singh, Indian hockey icon, passes away aged 96

Indian hockey icon Balbir Singh, who won three Olympic golds as a player before becoming a coach and World Cup winner, has passed away aged 96. Singh had …

Manpreet Singh becomes first Indian for 20 years to claim FIH award

Manpreet Singh became the first Indian to win the International Hockey Federation’s (FIH) player of the year award. The award capped a memorable 2019 …

Hockey Pro League: Belgium have ‘best corner routine in world’

Nico de Kerpel says Belgium have the best penalty corner routine in the world after topping the Pro League table in their away legs. The world champs beat …

India Hockey offered double profits to get 2023 World Cup

Exclusive | By Shahbaz M India’s promise to the International Hockey Federation (FIH) of generating two times more revenue than their closest bid rival …

India and Spain-Holland awarded 2022 and 2023 Hockey World Cups

India have been awarded the men’s World Cup in 2023, the first time the showpiece event will be played in the same country for back-to-back editions. …

India men to join FIH Hockey Pro League for 2021 edition

India men will join the FIH Pro League in 2021 as an additional team, it can be confirmed. India men and women had originally been included as participatory …

Hockey India League to return in 2019

The Hockey India League looks set to return in 2019 featuring men’s and women’s teams and a shortened format. According to a Hockey India official, …

India and Pakistan share Champions Trophy Muscat honours

The chance for one of India and Pakistan to gain bragging rights ahead of next month’s men’s World Cup was scuppered by bad weather on Sunday. …

Sultan of Johor Hockey: Great Britain and India to meet again in final

After their spirited Sultan of Johor Cup draw with Australia, Great Britain men’s coach Jon Bleby said their tournament could now start in earnest. They …

World hockey turns down Malaysia and India automatic Olympic places

By Rod Gilmour World hockey chiefs will turn down the Asian Hockey Federation’s request that the silver medallists from the Asian Games be awarded Tokyo …