Aug 11, 2021 09:17 AM IST
GPS tracking in sports may not be new, but time has not diminished its importance. The Indian hockey team used it extensively to prepare for the Olympics.
- Aug 06, 2021 08:45 AM IST
Tokyo Olympics 2020: While the Indian women's team has bagged gold medals at the Commonwealth Games and Asian Games, an Olympic medal continues to be elusive.
- Aug 05, 2021 08:44 PM IST
As the Indian men’s hockey clinches the bronze in Tokyo, ending 41-year medal wait, let's take a look at some countries and the sports they have dominated through the years.
- Aug 05, 2021 05:40 PM IST
The game of hockey and the players who have brought us laurels, need to be marketed intelligently and by people who understand it and can figure out the parts that lend themselves to marketability
- Aug 05, 2021 11:50 AM IST
The 57-year-old, who was a part of Australia’s silver-winning team in the 1992 Barcelona Games, took over as India coach in 2019 and has obsessively talked about pursuing a process and investing in youth to get the results at a big stage like the Olympics.
- Aug 05, 2021 11:24 AM IST
The Indian team won the first Olympic hockey medal since winning the gold at the 1980 Summer Games in Moscow.
- Aug 05, 2021 10:41 AM IST
India's last of the eight Olympic golds came way back in the 1980 Moscow Games.
- Aug 05, 2021 10:08 AM IST
Tokyo Olympics: India defeated Germany 5-3 to clinch the bronze medal. This is India's first hockey medal at the Olympics in four decades.
- Aug 05, 2021 08:47 AM IST
Tokyo Olympics 2020: India defeated Germany 5-3 to clinch the bronze medal, their first in more than 40 years.
- Aug 05, 2021 07:53 AM IST
The resurgence of hockey, propelled by national teams' performance at the Tokyo Olympics, has given brands an opportunity to own hockey in a manner that is impossible in a sport like cricket, say marketing and media executives.
- Aug 02, 2021 06:47 PM IST
The Indian women's hockey team scripted history on Monday by qualifying for the semifinals of the Olympics for the first time, stunning three-time champions Australia 1-0 in Tokyo.
- Aug 02, 2021 10:03 AM IST
Tokyo Olympics 2020: Gurjit Kaur scored the lone goal of the match as India beat three-time champions Australia with a score of 1-0.
- Aug 01, 2021 07:33 PM IST
Dilpreet Singh, Gurjant Singh and Hardik Singh's goals helped India beat Great Britain in the men's hockey quarterfinal.
- Jul 30, 2021 05:56 PM IST
Already assured of a quarterfinal berth going into the match, India scored through Gurjant Singh (17th, 56th), Harmanpreet Singh (13th), Shamsher Singh (34th) and Nilakanta Sharma (51st) to register their third consecutive win at the Oi Hockey Stadium.
- Jul 29, 2021 08:19 AM IST
After goalless first two quarters, India broke the deadlock in the 43rd minute through Varun Kumar before Vivek Sagar Prasad (58th) and Harmanpreet Singh (59th) struck in the closing minutes of the match to seal the contest.
- Jul 27, 2021 08:41 AM IST
Drubbed 1-7 by Australia in their last match, India produced a spirited performance against world No.9 Spain and scored through Simranjeet Singh (14th minute) and Rupinder Pal Singh (15th and 51st) to record a comfortable win in their third Pool A match at the OI Hockey Stadium.
- Jul 26, 2021 08:12 PM IST
The team was guilty of wasting a lot of opportunities, including a penalty stroke by Gurjit Kaur in the third quarter while luck also didn't favour the Rani Rampal-led side.
- Jul 24, 2021 08:51 AM IST
Harmanpreet Singh (26th and 33rd minutes) scored a double for India, while Rupinder Pal Singh (10th) was the other goal-getter for the eight-time former champions, currently ranked fourth in the world.
- Jul 23, 2021 08:35 PM IST
M.M. Somaya, former India hockey captain, underwent training programs by institutions such as ISB Hyderabad, Wharton and Arthur D. Little, and became an executive director at BPCL. Aim high, don’t rest on your laurels is his message.
- Jun 22, 2021 08:55 AM IST
All set for the Olympics in the land of the rising sun, the midfielder talks about how he begins his day.
- May 15, 2021 04:34 PM IST
The Indian women's team has made rapid strides at the world level with significant performances in major tournaments over the past three to four years.
- Aug 08, 2020 11:15 AM IST
Manpreet, Surender Kumar, Jaskaran Singh, Varun Kumar and Krishan B Pathak had initially tested negative on their return to the training base after a month's break.
- May 25, 2020 01:33 PM IST
The iconic player was 95 and is survived by his daughter Sushbir and three sons Kanwalbir, Karanbir, Gurbir.
- Nov 08, 2019 06:36 PM IST
India will, thus, become the first country to stage four men's Hockey World Cups after having hosted the showpiece in 1982 (Mumbai), 2010 (New Delhi) and 2018 (Bhubaneswar). The Netherlands' had hosted three men's tournaments.
- Aug 31, 2019 05:33 PM IST
India and Pakistan have been seeded in two separate halves of the draw by FIH on August 29 and they could meet in the Olympics qualifying tournament.