Womens Hockey World Cup

  • Every success will inspire Indian hockey: Oltmans 07-08-2013 05:52 PM

    New Delhi: The women team's bronze medal-winning effort in the Junior World Cup couldn't have come at a better time for Indian hockey as the feat has created a positive atmosphere in the country ahead of the senior men side's crucial Asia Cup campaign in Ipoh, Malaysia. For Indian hockey's...
  • Hockey: World Cup bronze-medallist Rani Rampal hailed by coach 06-08-2013 05:19 PM

    Chandigarh: Dronacharya award-winning coach Baldev Singh is a proud man after his girls created history by winning a bronze medal at the Junior Women's Hockey World Cup in Monchengladbach, Germany. One of his favourite students, Rani Rampal, emerged as the Player of the Tournament and the coach says the 19-year-old...
  • Buoyed with World Cup bronze, hockey girls return home 06-08-2013 04:55 PM

    The upbeat junior women hockey team believes that the bronze medal will help in lifting the spirits of Indian hockey. ...
  • HI announces Rs one lakh reward for junior women players 04-08-2013 07:40 PM

    New Delhi: Hockey India (HI) secretary general Narinder Batra announced that each member of India's junior women hockey team which won the country's first ever bronze medal at the World Cup on Sunday will be rewarded with a cash prize of Rs one lakh. India on Sunday won their first...
  • India blank Russia 10-1, qualify for quarter-finals 30-07-2013 02:27 PM

    New Delhi: India pummeled Russia 10-1 in their last pool match on Tuesday and saw Australia play out a 3-3 draw with New Zealand that helped India move into the quarter-finals of the junior women's hockey world cup in Monchengladbach, Germany. India, who led 5-0 until half-time, pumped in five...
  • Women's Hockey WC: India finish ninth 11-09-2010 01:54 PM

    Rosario: Australia defeated South Korea 2-1 on Friday to claim fifth place in the women's field hockey World Cup. It was some consolation for former champion Australia, which failed to reach the semifinals, having made the final in four of the past five World Cups. In other playoff games on...
  • Women's Hockey WC: Dutch take on Arg in finals 10-09-2010 10:00 AM

    Rosario: Olympic and world champions Netherlands will meet hosts Argentina in the women's hockey World Cup final on Saturday. It will be a repeat of the Champions Trophy final in Nottingham in July when Argentina beat the Dutch 4-2 for their third successive title. The Dutch, six times World Cup...
  • Women's Hockey WC: Germany reach last four 08-09-2010 01:39 PM

    Rosario: Germany beat Australia 1-0 in Pool A on Tuesday to reach the semi-finals of the women's hockey World Cup where they will meet hosts Argentina. Favourites Netherlands, the reigning world and Olympic champions, face England in the other semi-final after making sure of first place in the pool with...
  • Women's Hockey WC: Argentina beat England 07-09-2010 10:19 AM

    Rosario: Hosts Argentina, keeping their goal intact for the fourth successive match, beat England 2-0 on Monday to win Pool B at the women's hockey World Cup. With five wins and just two goals conceded in their opener against South Africa, Argentina secured a semi-final against the second-placed team in...
  • Indian women beat Japan 2-0 in hockey WC 06-09-2010 04:17 PM

    Rosario: India defeated Japan 2-0 to register their first victory at the Women's Hockey World Cup at the Jockey Club here on Sunday. India led 1-0 at half time with Rani Rampal scoring in the 14th minute. Jasjeet Kaur Handa accounted for India's second goal from a penalty corner in...
  • Women's Hockey WC: Netherlands enter last four 06-09-2010 11:03 AM

    Rosario: Defending champions the Netherlands became the third team to reach the semifinals of the women's field hockey World Cup, defeating Germany 2-1 on Sunday. The Netherlands have won all four of their Pool A matches. Argentina and England reached the semifinals on Saturday from Pool B. In another match...
  • Women's Hockey WC: Arg, Eng reach semi finals 05-09-2010 02:17 PM

    Rosario: Argentina and England qualified for the women's hockey World Cup semi-finals with a match to spare on Saturday ahead of their clash on Monday to decide the Pool B winners. Hosts Argentina, who beat China 2-0, have a maximum 12 points with England, 2-1 winners against South Africa, on...
  • India lose again in women's hockey WC 04-09-2010 11:19 AM

    Rosario: The Indian eves' disastrous hockey World Cup campaign continued as they lost 1-4 to Germany to complete a hat-trick of defeats in the quadrennial event. India's third consecutive defeat in Pool A means the Surinder Kaur-led side is still without points in the tournament and are virtually out of...
  • India go down to Aus in women's hockey WC 02-09-2010 10:30 AM

    Rosario: Rani Rampal's double strike went in vain as India suffered their second consecutive defeat in the women's hockey World Cup, losing 3-6 to Australia in a Pool-A match here. For the Hockeyroos, it was their second successive win of the tournament and they are well on course for semifinals...
  • Argentina, England win at women's hockey WC 01-09-2010 09:29 AM

    Rosario: England upset Olympic silver medallists China 1-0 with a first-minute goal for their second victory at the women's hockey World Cup on Tuesday. Hosts Argentina also notched their second win, 1-0 against South Korea, and South Africa overcame Spain 2-1 with a wonder winner from Sulette Damons in two...
  • Aus edge past Japan, Holland thrash India 31-08-2010 01:39 PM

    Rosario: Australia were made to work hard for a 2-1 victory over Japan in their opening Pool A match at the women's World Cup on Monday. Germany also had their work cut out to beat New Zealand 2-0 but Olympic and world champions Netherlands swept past India 7-1 on the...
  • Korea beat China in women's hockey World Cup 30-08-2010 12:06 PM

    Rosario: South Korea upset fancied China and Argentina's Luciana Aymar scored a hat-trick as the hosts began the women's hockey World Cup with a 5-2 win over South Africa on Sunday. England beat Spain 3-2 with Alex Danson scoring the English team's first goal in her 100th international in the...
  • Surinder Kaur to lead in women's hockey WC 13-08-2010 09:34 PM

    Patiala: Surinder Kaur was on Friday named as captain of the 18-member Indian squad for the women Hockey World Cup, to be held from August 29 to September 11 in Rosario, Argentina. The list has been sent to the Sports Ministry for approval and final announcement, sources said. The selectors...