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Women’s Hockey World Cup: India’s Ashoka Chakra ‘reappears’ on Indian flag after London launch

By The Hockey Paper Hockey World Cup organisers have seemingly moved swiftly to correct an omission on the Indian flag at a pre-tournament launch event. …

England players show team values for women’s Hockey World Cup kit launch

By The Hockey Paper Giselle Ansley says that England’s women’s World Cup shirt was created with the nation in mind as they helped to design a kit …

Australia edge India in final men’s hockey Champions Trophy

By The Hockey Paper Australia’s Kookaburras, in their first tournament without Mark Knowles, won the final men’s Champions Trophy in Breda courtesy …

Rani to lead India against England in women’s hockey World Cup opener

By The Hockey Paper Rani will lead out India in their opening game against hosts England at the Vitality women’s World Cup on July 21. The Asian nation …

Make hockey India’s No 1 sport, urges Odisha chief to prime minister

By The Hockey Paper The chief minister from Odisha, hosts of this year’s men’s World Cup, has urged Prime Minister Narendra Modi to recognise …

Bhubaneswar’s 2018 hockey World Cup to feature murals and mobikes

By Richard Bright Bhubaneswar, host of this year’s men’s World Cup, will see an upsurge in wall murals with a hockey theme ahead of the December …

India hockey’s Sandeep Singh set for wax statue unveiling

By The Hockey Paper Former India hockey captain Sandeep Singh will join a host of sporting greats when his wax statue is unveiled this month. The statue of the …

Indian hockey rejigs coaching roles

By The Hockey Paper The crazy merry-go-round world that is Indian hockey reared its head again on Tuesday as Dutchman Sjoerd Marijne became the 24th coach in …

Bollywood’s Akshay Kumar gives Gold to hockey film on India’s 1948 Olympic win

By Richard Bright Bollywood superstar Akshay Kumar is the starring role in Gold, a film portraying the story of India’s men’s hockey team which won its …

Commonwealth Hockey: England women blitz to bronze against hapless India

By Rod Gilmour on the Gold Coast Thinking Thursdays? Call this Smashing Saturday. England women finished their Commonwealth campaign with a superb bronze …

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