Danish Mujtaba

  • CWG 2014: Mujtaba looking to support Sardar in midfield July 19, 2014

    Glasgow: Making his comeback to the Indian hockey team, Danish Mujtaba wants to support captain and playmaker Sardar Singh in the midfield to better the team's chances at the Commonwealth Games. "With my comeback to the team, my focus will be to support Sardar in midfield and in the process, give...
  • Hockey: Gurbaj, Mujtaba return; Sandeep ignored for European tour April 4, 2014

    New Delhi: Experienced Gurbaj Singh and Danish Mujtaba on Friday made a comeback to India's 21-member men's hockey team for this month's preparatory tour to Europe ahead of the FIH World Cup to be held at The Hague, Netherlands from May 31 to June 15. Gurbaj, one of three senior players...
  • Hockey: India take on Pakistan for 5th-place playoff March 17, 2013

    New Delhi: The young brigade Hockey India sent for the 22nd Sultan Azlan Shah Cup hockey tournament will conclude its campaign on Sunday with another clash against the traditional rivals Pakistan - this time for the fifth position - after Danish Mujtaba's men won the earlier pool encounter 3-1. On Saturday,...
  • Indian men hammer Fiji in a 160 goalfest February 18, 2013

    New Delhi: The Major Dhyan Chand National Stadium in the capital witnessed a goalfest on Monday in India's opening match of the FIH Hockey World League as the hosts pounded 16 goals against a hapless, 70thranked Fiji team. Penalty corner specialist and vice captain VR Raghunath scored a hattick along with...
  • HIL: Delhi outsmart Mumbai to shoot to top of table January 21, 2013

    Mumbai: Delhi Waveriders got the better of a fighting Mumbai Magicians 64 to jump to the top of the Hockey India League table at the MHA Mahindra Stadium here on Monday. In a game in which fortunes fluctuated wildly, Mumbai took the lead and then conceded three goals to be...
  • India scamper to 32 win over Malaysia at Ipoh May 28, 2012

    India boosted their chances of playing for the championship match at the Sultan Azlan Shah Cup with a hardfought 32 win over hosts Malaysia on Monday that made them joint second alongside Argentina in the points table. Danish Mujtaba and Shivendra Singh put India 20 ahead with just 11 minutes into...