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  • Thanks to GPS data, the Indian men's hockey team had a date with history Aug 11, 2021 09:17 AM IST

    Thanks to GPS data, the Indian men's hockey team had a date with history

    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.

  • Tokyo Olympics | Women’s hockey: Great Britain beat India 4-3 to clinch bronze medal Aug 06, 2021 08:45 AM IST

    Tokyo Olympics | Women’s hockey: Great Britain beat India 4-3 to clinch bronze medal

    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.

  • Tokyo Olympics 2020 | A look at some countries and the sports they have dominated Aug 05, 2021 08:44 PM IST

    Tokyo Olympics 2020 | A look at some countries and the sports they have dominated

    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.

  • Indian hockey has won the rights to more corporate backing Aug 05, 2021 05:40 PM IST

    Indian hockey has won the rights to more corporate backing

    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

  • Privileged to have played a part: India's Aussie hockey coach on historic Olympic bronze Aug 05, 2021 11:50 AM IST

    Privileged to have played a part: India's Aussie hockey coach on historic Olympic bronze

    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.

  • Tokyo Olympics |Indian men's hockey team wins bronze medal; here are the highlights of the match Aug 05, 2021 11:24 AM IST

    Tokyo Olympics |Indian men's hockey team wins bronze medal; here are the highlights of the match

    The Indian team won the first Olympic hockey medal since winning the gold at the 1980 Summer Games in Moscow.

  • India wins first medal in 41 years in men's hockey; take a look at team's history at Olympics Aug 05, 2021 10:41 AM IST

    India wins first medal in 41 years in men's hockey; take a look at team's history at Olympics

    India's last of the eight Olympic golds came way back in the 1980 Moscow Games.

  • In Pics | Tokyo Olympics: Men's hockey team wins bronze; ending 41-year wait Aug 05, 2021 10:08 AM IST

    In Pics | Tokyo Olympics: Men's hockey team wins bronze; ending 41-year wait

    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.

  • Tokyo Olympics | Men's hockey: India beats Germany 5-4 to clinch bronze medal, ends a four-decade wait Aug 05, 2021 08:47 AM IST

    Tokyo Olympics | Men's hockey: India beats Germany 5-4 to clinch bronze medal, ends a four-decade wait

    Tokyo Olympics 2020: India defeated Germany 5-3 to clinch the bronze medal, their first in more than 40 years.

  • Storyboard | Hockey 2.0. Are brands ready to play?    Aug 05, 2021 07:53 AM IST

    Storyboard | Hockey 2.0. Are brands ready to play?   

    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.

  • Indian women's hockey history-makers: Meet the ladies who defied odds to fly high at Tokyo Olympics Aug 02, 2021 06:47 PM IST

    Indian women's hockey history-makers: Meet the ladies who defied odds to fly high at Tokyo Olympics

    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.

  • Tokyo Olympics: India women's hockey team beats Australia to advance into semi-finals Aug 02, 2021 10:03 AM IST

    Tokyo Olympics: India women's hockey team beats Australia to advance into semi-finals

    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.

  • Tokyo Olympics 2020 | India through to the semi finals in Men's Hockey with 3-1 win over Great Britain Aug 01, 2021 07:33 PM IST

    Tokyo Olympics 2020 | India through to the semi finals in Men's Hockey with 3-1 win over Great Britain

    Dilpreet Singh, Gurjant Singh and Hardik Singh's goals helped India beat Great Britain in the men's hockey quarterfinal.

  • India beat Japan 5-3 to end pool engagements on a high in Olympic men's hockey Jul 30, 2021 05:56 PM IST

    India beat Japan 5-3 to end pool engagements on a high in Olympic men's hockey

    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.

  • Tokyo Olympics: Dominant India beat Argentina 3-1 to seal quarterfinals berth in men's hockey Jul 29, 2021 08:19 AM IST

    Tokyo Olympics: Dominant India beat Argentina 3-1 to seal quarterfinals berth in men's hockey

    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.

  • Tokyo Olympics: India beat Spain 3-0 in Olympic men's hockey Jul 27, 2021 08:41 AM IST

    Tokyo Olympics: India beat Spain 3-0 in Olympic men's hockey

    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.

  • Women's hockey: Fighting India lose 0-2 against Rio bronze medallist Germany in Tokyo Olympics Jul 26, 2021 08:12 PM IST

    Women's hockey: Fighting India lose 0-2 against Rio bronze medallist Germany in Tokyo Olympics

    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.

  • Tokyo Olympics 2020: India beat New Zealand 3-2 to open hockey campaign positively in Olympics Jul 24, 2021 08:51 AM IST

    Tokyo Olympics 2020: India beat New Zealand 3-2 to open hockey campaign positively in Olympics

    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.

  • How Indian Olympic gold medallist MM Somaya also achieved corporate success Jul 23, 2021 08:35 PM IST

    How Indian Olympic gold medallist MM Somaya also achieved corporate success

    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.

  • Morning Stars | India hockey captain Manpreet Singh: I’d love to have breakfast with Ronaldo - no cola, of course Jun 22, 2021 08:55 AM IST

    Morning Stars | India hockey captain Manpreet Singh: I’d love to have breakfast with Ronaldo - no cola, of course

    All set for the Olympics in the land of the rising sun, the midfielder talks about how he begins his day.

  • Indian women's hockey team can create history in Tokyo: Former goalkeeper Helen Mary May 15, 2021 04:34 PM IST

    Indian women's hockey team can create history in Tokyo: Former goalkeeper Helen Mary

    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.

  • Indian hockey captain Manpreet Singh and 4 other players test positive for COVID-19 Aug 08, 2020 11:15 AM IST

    Indian hockey captain Manpreet Singh and 4 other players test positive for COVID-19

    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.

  • Three-time Olympic gold medal-winning hockey star Balbir Singh Sr passes away, PM Modi offers condolences May 25, 2020 01:33 PM IST

    Three-time Olympic gold medal-winning hockey star Balbir Singh Sr passes away, PM Modi offers condolences

    The iconic player was 95 and is survived by his daughter Sushbir and three sons Kanwalbir, Karanbir, Gurbir.

  • India to host second successive men's Hockey WC in 2023 Nov 08, 2019 06:36 PM IST

    India to host second successive men's Hockey WC in 2023

    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.

  • FIH mulling to have India, Pakistan play home and away ties in Europe Aug 31, 2019 05:33 PM IST

    FIH mulling to have India, Pakistan play home and away ties in Europe

    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.

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