Oliver Korn

  • Have to be patient with our defence: Germany captain Oliver Korn January 14, 2014

    New Delhi: Germany captain Oliver Korn said on Tuesday that his side needs to be patient with their defence in the Hockey World League Final quarter-final clash with the Netherlands on Wednesday. World No.1 Germany almost lost to hosts India in the final group match of the tournament at the Major...
  • Hockey World League: India hold Germany to 3-3 draw, face Aus in QF January 13, 2014

    New Delhi: India looked hurt and it showed in the way they reacted after two consecutive defeats to almost beat Olympic Champions Germany before conceding a late goal that allowed the Germans to draw the match at 3-3 in the last game of the pool phase at the Hockey World...
  • Rusty Germans don't see themselves as favourites January 8, 2014

    New Delhi: They are being seen as top contenders for the title, but Olympic champion Germany's captain Oliver Korn on Wednesday said his side is not the favourite in the upcoming Hero Hockey World League Finals due to lack of match practice in outdoor conditions. "We don't see ourselves as favourites...
  • German Stars sign up for Hockey India League October 23, 2012

    New Delhi: Experienced mid-fielders Mortiz Fuerste and Oliver Korn are among the players from Olympic champions Germany who have signed up for the players' auction to be held next month in the run up to the six-team Hockey India League (HIL) that will begin on January 5. Striker Deecke Oskar and...
  • India out of Olympic hockey medal contention August 3, 2012

    London: A jittery India crashed to a 2-5 defeat against Germany for their third straight reverse in Group B of the Olympic men's hockey competition here Friday. The Germans, while recording their third consecutive win, gave a fine exhibition of their efficiency based on strong basics, the Indians, after an enthusiastic...