WOMENS HOCKEY WORLD CUP

  • Every success will inspire Indian hockey: Oltmans August 7, 2013

    New Delhi: The women team's bronze medalwinning 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 High...
  • Hockey: World Cup bronzemedallist Rani Rampal hailed by coach August 6, 2013

    Chandigarh: Dronacharya awardwinning 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 19yearold is...
  • Buoyed with World Cup bronze, hockey girls return home August 6, 2013

    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 August 4, 2013

    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 ever...
  • India blank Russia 101, qualify for quarterfinals July 30, 2013

    New Delhi: India pummeled Russia 101 in their last pool match on Tuesday and saw Australia play out a 33 draw with New Zealand that helped India move into the quarterfinals of the junior women's hockey world cup in Monchengladbach, Germany. India, who led 50 until halftime, pumped in five more...
  • Women's Hockey WC: India finish ninth September 11, 2010

    Rosario: Australia defeated South Korea 21 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 Saturday, New...
  • Women's Hockey WC: Dutch take on Arg in finals September 10, 2010

    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 42 for their third successive title. The Dutch, six times World Cup...
  • Women's Hockey WC: Germany reach last four September 8, 2010

    Rosario: Germany beat Australia 10 in Pool A on Tuesday to reach the semifinals 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 semifinal after making sure of first place in the pool with...
  • Women's Hockey WC: Argentina beat England September 7, 2010

    Rosario: Hosts Argentina, keeping their goal intact for the fourth successive match, beat England 20 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 semifinal against the secondplaced team in...
  • Indian women beat Japan 20 in hockey WC September 6, 2010

    Rosario: India defeated Japan 20 to register their first victory at the Women's Hockey World Cup at the Jockey Club here on Sunday. India led 10 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 the...
  • Women's Hockey WC: Netherlands enter last four September 6, 2010

    Rosario: Defending champions the Netherlands became the third team to reach the semifinals of the women's field hockey World Cup, defeating Germany 21 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 Sunday, Australia...
  • Women's Hockey WC: Arg, Eng reach semi finals September 5, 2010

    Rosario: Argentina and England qualified for the women's hockey World Cup semifinals with a match to spare on Saturday ahead of their clash on Monday to decide the Pool B winners. Hosts Argentina, who beat China 20, have a maximum 12 points with England, 21 winners against South Africa, on...
  • India lose again in women's hockey WC September 4, 2010

    Rosario: The Indian eves' disastrous hockey World Cup campaign continued as they lost 14 to Germany to complete a hattrick of defeats in the quadrennial event. India's third consecutive defeat in Pool A means the Surinder Kaurled side is still without points in the tournament and are virtually out of...
  • India go down to Aus in women's hockey WC September 2, 2010

    Rosario: Rani Rampal's double strike went in vain as India suffered their second consecutive defeat in the women's hockey World Cup, losing 36 to Australia in a PoolA match here. For the Hockeyroos, it was their second successive win of the tournament and they are well on course for semifinals of...
  • Argentina, England win at women's hockey WC September 1, 2010

    Rosario: England upset Olympic silver medallists China 10 with a firstminute goal for their second victory at the women's hockey World Cup on Tuesday. Hosts Argentina also notched their second win, 10 against South Korea, and South Africa overcame Spain 21 with a wonder winner from Sulette Damons in two...
  • Aus edge past Japan, Holland thrash India August 31, 2010

    Rosario: Australia were made to work hard for a 21 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 20 but Olympic and world champions Netherlands swept past India 71 on the...
  • Korea beat China in women's hockey World Cup August 30, 2010

    Rosario: South Korea upset fancied China and Argentina's Luciana Aymar scored a hattrick as the hosts began the women's hockey World Cup with a 52 win over South Africa on Sunday. England beat Spain 32 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 August 13, 2010

    Patiala: Surinder Kaur was on Friday named as captain of the 18member 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 including government...