HOCKEY INDIA

  • Hockey India suspends playing ties with Pakistan December 14, 2014

    Hockey India President Narinder Batra reacted strongly to Pakistan's misbehaviour following their win over India in Champions Trophy semis on Saturday. ...
  • Hockey India turns its back on former coach Terry Walsh November 25, 2014

    HI clearly stated that they do not require the services of Terry Walsh and will start their search for a replacement "with approval of SAI". ...
  • Michael Nobbs reflects on reign as India hockey coach July 18, 2013

    A nostalgic Nobbs reflects on his stint with the Indian hockey squad after he was reportedly sacked by Hockey India for the team's dismal performances. ...
  • India pull out of Sultan Azlan Shah Cup February 26, 2013

    The Indian men's hockey team has pulled out of the upcoming Sultan Azlan Shah Cup in Ipoh, Malaysia, over a disagreement on the cost of airfare between the Sports Authority of India (SAI) and Hockey India (HI). ...
  • HIL was well organised: Michael Nobbs February 15, 2013

    The Indian hockey chief coach Michael Nobbs said that he is satisfied with the performances of the players in the Hockey India League. ...
  • We would like to come back and play in HIL: Imran Butt January 16, 2013

    All the Pakistani players left for their country. Mahmood Rashid, a pakistani player said that sports and politics should not be mixed. They were happy with the arrangements. ...
  • Should sporting and cultural ties be a casualty of IndoPak LoC tension? January 15, 2013

    The nine Pakistan players to play in the Hockey India League (HIL) will play no further part in the inaugural season of the lucrative tournament and return home. ...
  • News 360: PM warns Pakistan, says can't be business as usual January 15, 2013

    Prime Minister Manmohan Singh broke his silence saying that after the "barbaric act", there cannot be "business as usual" with the neighbouring country. ...
  • IndoPak tension hits sporting ties January 15, 2013

    While 9 Pakistan hockey players here for the HIL have returned home, the women's cricket world cup in Mumbai may be moved elsewhere. ...
  • IndoPak sports: Are we back to square one? January 15, 2013

    KPS Gill expresses surprise at Services and Pakistan players playing together in the HIL after what happened at the LOC last week. ...
  • HIL is the best thing to happen for Indian hockey: Cedric D'Souza January 14, 2013

    With HIL making buzz across the nation, the hockey fraternity is hopeful that it will revive the game in the country. ...
  • Pak killing our soldiers, no need of its players here: Sena January 14, 2013

    Shiv Sena leader Sanjay Raut said that the party would not allow Pakistani players and artists in India until the neighbour stops killing innocent Indians. ...
  • Hockey India League set to rock the country January 10, 2013

    The muchawaited Hockey India League kicks off with the Punjab WarriorsDelhi Waveriders game on Monday. ...
  • HIL players' auction gives Indian hockey a boost December 17, 2012

    The players' auction for the inaugural Hockey Indian League took place in New Delhi on Sunday, where five franchises bid for the 246 players in the auction pool. ...
  • Watch India@9 with Rajdeep Sardesai July 23, 2010

    Take a look at the big stories and newsmakers of the day at 9.00 pm only on CNNIBN. ...
  • Hockey coach shocked, denies sex charges July 21, 2010

    Indian women's hockey coach MK Kaushik on Wednesday resigned after sleaze charges were labelled against him. ...
  • Gill may return as India Hockey chief May 21, 2010

    New Delhi: Gill claims victory, tell CNNIBN he is still India's hockey chief. ...
  • Pargat slams Kalmadi, calls him sports mafia January 25, 2010

    The national game has grabbed the headlines and once again its for the wrong reasons. Former Skipper Pargat Singh launched a scathing attack on Olympic association boss Suresh Kalmadi, accusing him of running a sports mafia. Pargat's outburst comes a day after Hockey India (HI) deferred the contentious elections scheduled...
  • The Week That Wasn't: Cyrus on Hockey players row January 20, 2010

    Watch the best news spoofs of the past week in this special show by Cyrus Broacha. ...
  • Watch: How Kalmadi solved the hockey crisis January 13, 2010

    Indian Olympic Committee President Suresh Kalmadi brokered peace between hockey players and Hockey India over the unpaid dues of the former. Indian men's team players decided to return to practice following Kalmadi's reassurances. ...
  • Hockey players end revolt, to resume training January 13, 2010

    New Delhi: Indian hockey has seen the end of the worst crisis in its chequered history. The national men's team on Wednesday have decided to end their revolt over unpaid salaries and return to practice for the World Cup from Thursday morning.. The players have won the battle against Hockey India...
  • Hockey players, officials spar over unpaid dues January 12, 2010

    India's hockey camp is closed just a few weeks ahead of the World Cup in Delhi as players and officials fail to reach an agreement over unpaid dues. The unprecedented crisis in Indian hockey has just got worse with both the players and their governing body Hockey India showing no...
  • Hockey, from national game to national shame January 11, 2010

    Indian hockey is split down the middle. The players want better pay but Hockey India says it doesn't have the money. Who's to blame for the national game becoming a national shame? Are the players justified in their demands and has systemic mismanagement led to the present crisis. ...
  • No solution to the crisis plaguing Indian hockey January 11, 2010

    New Delhi: There seems to be no solution in sight to the crisis plaguing Indian hockey with the men's team players on Monday refusing to back down from their strike over non payment of their salaries. Hockey India has now apparently given the players a deadline to fall in line or...
  • Hockey association secretary confident of solution January 11, 2010

    The Indian hockey players may have gone on strike once again but the Secretary of Maharashtra Hockey Association is confident that the players concerns will be addressed and the matter will be resolved soon. ...
  • Battle to control Hockey India gets ugly January 4, 2010

    Hockey India is up for grabs and the battle for the top post in the Federation is hotting up. Hockey Punjab President Sukhbir Badal and Indian Olympic Association President Suresh Kalmadi are seen as top contenders for Hockey India president's post. ...