ASHLEY JACKSON

  • Ranchi Rays skipper Ashley Jackson named best player of HIL 2015 February 23, 2015

    New Delhi: Ranchi Rays skipper Ashley Jackson, who led his team to the Hockey India League (HIL) title, was also named player of the tournament, while Dabang Mumbai's young drag-flicker Harmanpreet Singh was declared most promising player. Rays defeated Jaypee Punjab Warriors 3-2 via penalty shootout in the final at the...
  • HIL 2015: Ranchi Rays edge past Uttar Pradesh Wizards 1-0 February 8, 2015

    Ranchi: Captain Ashley Jackson struck the winner to help Ranchi Rays beat Uttar Pradesh Wizards by a solitary goal in a Hockey India League match on Sunday. Englishman Jackson scored in the 18th minute from a penalty corner to seal the win for the home side and maintain their second spot...
  • Ashley Jackson's hat-trick gives Ranchi Rays 4-0 win over Kalinga Lancers February 6, 2015

    Ranchi: Skipper Ashley Jackson led from the front scoring a hat-trick as Ranchi Rays spanked Kalinga Lancers 4-0 in a league match of the third Hockey India League on Friday. Jackson converted three penalty corners with precision in while Nick Wilson scored a field goal to record the resounding win for...
  • Gritty Ranchi Rays hold Dabang Mumbai 2-2 in HIL January 28, 2015

    Ranchi: Continuing their gritty performances, Ranchi Rays came from two goals down to hold Dabang Mumbai 2-2 in a Hero Hockey India League encounter at the Astroturf Hockey Stadium here Wednesday. Daniel Beale (16th) and skipper Ashley Jackson scored for the hosts, before Glenn Turner (12th) and Santa Singh (15th) put...
  • HIL: Great to earn first win, says Ranchi Rays captain Ashley Jackson January 25, 2015

    Ranchi: Ranchi Rays captain Ashley Jackson said Sunday that it was great to get a win under their belt after they lost the Hockey India League opener. The Rays lost the opening match of the tournament 3-6 to Kalinga Lancers in Bhubaneswar Thursday but came back strongly to defeat Dabang Mumbai...
  • Dhoni wishes his hockey team ahead of HIL January 21, 2015

    Bhubaneswar: India cricket captain Mahendra Singh Dhoni may well be playing the tri-series Down Under, but he hasn't forgotten to wish his team, Ranchi Rays, ahead of the Hockey India League (HIL), which begins here on Thursday. Rays' captain and penalty corner specialist Ashley Jackson said on Wednesday that though he...
  • Australia's Mark Knowles named FIH 2014 Player of the Year January 16, 2015

    Lausanne: The 30-year-old central defender Mark Knowles, who led the team to the 2014 World Cup title and Commonwealth Games gold, got maximum votes ahead of England's Ashley Jackson, team-mate Eddie Ockenden, and two Netherlands players Robbert Kemperman and skipper Robert van der Horst. India's PR Sreejesh and Akashdeep Singh were...
  • HIL: Ashley Jackson to lead Ranchi Rays, Harendra Singh named head coach January 15, 2015

    Ranchi: Ranchi Rays on Thursday named Englishman Ashley Jackson as their captain and former India coach Harendra Singh as their coach for the Hockey India League starting January 22. Jackson was part of the England squad that won bronze medal at the Commonwealth Games last year. Ranchi Rays also announced the coaching...
  • Hockey World Cup: England stay in semifinal hunt with 20 win over Malaysia June 5, 2014

    Netherlands: England played tactical hockey to overcome a strong challenge from Malaysia with a 20 win and stay in contention for the semifinals of the men's World Cup on Thursday. England enjoyed an edge from the moment Mark Gleghorne put them ahead in the fourth minute with a field goal. Malaysia pushed...
  • HIL: Ranchi Rhinos beat UP Wizards 21 February 1, 2014

    Lucknow: Defending champions Ranchi Rhinos eked out a close 21 win over Uttar Pradesh Wizards to consolidate their position in the points table of the Hockey India League (HIL) at the Dhyan Chand Stadium, here on Saturday. The Rhinos were, by far, the better side on display as they dominated the...
  • Ranchi Rhinos beat Delhi Waveriders 10 in HIL January 27, 2014

    Ranchi: Ashley Jackson helped Ranchi Rhinos beat Delhi Waveriders 10 in their second outing in the Hockey India League here on Monday. Jackson sounded the board in the dying minutes to give Rhinos the victory after they narrowly lost to Uttar Pradesh Wizards 23 yesterday. Custodian Francisco Cortes, who won the manofthematch...
  • HIL: Jackson, Mandeep score in Rhinos' win January 28, 2013

    Ranchi: Dabur Mumbai Magicians' chances of making it to the top four of the Hero Hockey India League suffered another blow on Monday as they went down 12 to Ranchi Rhinos in an away game at the Astroturf Stadium here. Goals from Ashley Jackson and Mandeep Singh were good enough...
  • Ranchi Rhinos beat Punjab Warriors 21 in HIL January 16, 2013

    Jalandhar: A solid defensive display helped Ranchi Rhinos defeat Jaypee Punjab Warriors 21 and begin their campaign in the inaugural Hockey India League on a winning note here Wednesday. The hosts had lost their opening encounter against Delhi Waveriders and needed a win to get their campaign on track. However, despite...
  • Britain reaches men's hockey semifinals August 8, 2012

    London: Britain qualified for the Olympic field hockey semifinals for the first time since it won the 1988 Seoul Games by surviving a dramatic finish to draw 11 with Spain on Tuesday. Britain will face the Netherlands in the semifinals. Spain, the Beijing Games silver medallist, thought it could steal a victory...