DELHI WAVERIDERS

  • HIL: Challenge for me to take Jacobi's place, Delhi Waveriders goalie Pieterse 1 week ago

    New Delhi: Drafted into the Delhi Waveriders team in place of star goalkeeper Nicolas Jacobi for the 2015 Hockey India League (HIL), South Africa's Erasmus Pieterse is well aware of the "pressure" and said it would be a challenge for him to fill in the German's shoes in upcoming tournament. Pieterse...
  • HIL: Gurbaj Singh confident of replicating previous performance January 10, 2015

    New Delhi: Playing for Delhi Waveriders for the third year in a row, veteran midfielder Gurbaj Singh is all set to replicate his last two seasons' success in the upcoming Hockey India League, starting from January 22. Gurbaj is once again looking forward to rub shoulders with one of the best...
  • Delhi Waveriders will be aggressive: Gurwinder Chandi January 7, 2015

    New Delhi: Strengthening the forward line for defending champions Delhi Waveriders in the Hockey India League (HIL), seasoned striker Gurwinder Singh Chandi is all set to add dynamism and vigour to the team in the league's third edition that starts from January 22. The 25-year-old forward has played a key role...
  • Delhi Waveriders aim to retain HIL title: Sardar Singh January 5, 2015

    New Delhi: Delhi Waveriders captain Sardar Singh on Monday said that they are aiming to retain the Hockey India League (HIL) title they won last year. "This is my third outing with the HIL and I am keenly waiting for it to begin. With just a few days more than a...
  • Sardar Singh eyes HIL title for the 2nd consecutive time January 5, 2015

    Playing for Delhi Waveriders for the third time in the Hero Hockey India League (HIL), captain Sardar Singh is looking to guide his team to the second consecutive title in the League, commencing from January 22. The 28-year-old Sardar has captained Delhi Waveriders in the preceding seasons of HIL as well,...
  • Rupinder Pal Singh keen to perform well in HIL December 26, 2014

    New Delhi: Bracing up for the third Hockey India League, penalty corner specialist Rupinder Pal Singh said he would aim to be a standout performer for his team, defending champions Delhi Waveriders. Playing for Delhi Waveriders consecutively for the third time, Rupinder is eagerly waiting to display his proficiency alongside an...
  • Delhi's duo Jason Wilson and Simon Child ready to defend HIL title December 23, 2014

    New Delhi: Gearing up for the new season of Hockey India League (HIL), Delhi Waveriders' striker duo of Australian Jason Wilson and New Zealand's Simon Child said on Tuesday that they would look to score the maximum number of goals to help their team defend the title. In the previous season,...
  • Delhi Waveriders gears up to defend title in HIL December 19, 2014

    New Delhi: Delhi Waveriders will start their title defence when the 3rd edition of Hockey India League (HIL) begins next month and Head coach Cedric D'Souza said on Friday that they would try to get an idea about the opposition players by following the just-concluded Champions Trophy. The third edition of...
  • Hockey India League to kick off in Bhubaneswar on Jan 22: full schedule November 25, 2014

    Post the Hockey India League (HIL) Players Closed Bid 2014, where the selection of the players for the six different franchise was set in stone, Hockey India (HI) on Tuesday announced the match schedule for the third edition of the Hero Hockey India League. The league is a month-long thrilling...
  • Hockey India League final: Delhi beat Punjab 3-1 in penalty shoot-out to win the title February 23, 2014

    Ranchi: Delhi Waveriders defeated Jaypee Punjab Warriors in the penalty shoot-out to emerge as the champions in the second edition of Hero Hockey India League at the packed Astroturf Hockey Stadium here on Sunday. It came as a befitting result for last year's runners-up Waveriders, who made their second consecutive final...
  • Punjab Warriors to face Delhi Waveriders in HIL final February 22, 2014

    Ranchi: Delhi Waveriders will lock horns with Jaypee Punjab Warriors in the summit clash of the second edition of Hero Hockey India League after registering hard-fought victories in their respective semi-finals. The Waveriders rode on Yuvraj Walmiki's lone goal to beat Uttar Pradesh Wizards in the first semi-final on Saturday, before...
  • HIL: Yuvraj Walmiki's lone goal guides Delhi to 2nd final February 22, 2014

    Ranchi: Yuvraj Walmiki scored the all-important winner to guide Delhi Waveriders to the summit clash of the second edition of the Hero Hockey India League in the floodlit Astroturf Hockey Stadium here on Saturday. Walmiki scored a field goal in the 15th minute in front a packed 6,000 capacity stadium to...
  • Waveriders favourites against Wizards in 1st semifinal of HIL February 21, 2014

    Ranchi: Going by form as well as reputation, Delhi Waveriders would start overwhelming favourites against Uttar Pradesh Wizards in the first semifinal of the second Hockey India League (HIL) on Saturday. The Waveriders, who lost to title holders Ranchi Rhinos in the summit clash last year at the Astro turf Hockey...
  • Teams set for Hockey India League semifinals February 20, 2014

    Ranchi: After 26 days and 30 games of the Hockey India League (HIL), the tournament enters its semifinal stage Saturday after four of the six teams qualified for the knockouts. The Jharkhand capital will see the first semifinal between the Delhi Waveriders and the Uttar Pradesh Wizards which will be followed...
  • HIL: Rajpal strikes twice as Delhi Waveriders beat Mumbai Magicians February 15, 2014

    Mumbai: Rajpal Singh's double strike helped Delhi Waveriders thrash Mumbai Magicians 53 in the second edition of the Hockey India League at the Mumbai Hockey Association Stadium here on Saturday. The tabletoppers, Delhi Waveriders, took the lead in the third minute with striker Yuvraj Walmiki, who deflected the ball at the...
  • Delhi Waveriders to take on winless Mumbai Indians on Saturday February 14, 2014

    Having booked a berth in the semifinals, the Waveriders hoped to reach the finals of the tournament. "At the beginning of the tournament, we had only one thing on the back of our mind that is to qualify for the semifinals. We are fortunate to have done that. Let's hope...
  • Delhi to take on winless Mumbai in HIL February 14, 2014

    Mumbai: Laggards Mumbai Magicians would desperately look for a win against tabletoppers Delhi Waveriders when they clash in their penultimate Hockey India League home tie on saturday. The Mumbai franchise, last edition's wooden spoonists, would be rejuvenated after a long break but face a formidable task against the Sardar Singhled Waveriders....
  • Akashdeep's late goal hand Delhi 10 win over holders Ranchi in HIL February 12, 2014

    New Delhi: Young striker Akashdeep Singh scored a late winner to help hosts Delhi Waveriders eke out a hardfought 10 win over title holders Ranchi Rhinos in front of strong home crowd at the floodlit Major Dhyan Chand National Stadium here today. Akashdeep scored a field goal in the 65th minute,...
  • Delhi Waveriders eying revenge against Ranchi Rhinos in Hockey India League February 11, 2014

    New Delhi: Sitting pretty atop the leaderboard in the Hero Hockey India League 2014, last year's runnersup Delhi Waveriders would be desperately hunting for a win against title holders Ranchi Rhinos on Wednesday to avenge their defeat at the hands of the same opponents in their last match. A win on...
  • Delhi Waveriders beat UP Wizards 43 in HIL February 8, 2014

    Lucknow: Delhi Waveriders continued their impressive run in the second edition of Hero Hockey India League as they beat Uttar Pradesh Wizards 43 in a highscoring match to extend their lead at the top of the points table. The match at Major Dhyan Chand Hockey Stadium here was expected to a...
  • UP Wizards host Delhi Waveriders in a battle of equals February 7, 2014

    Lucknow: Leaders Delhi Waveriders will look to consolidate their numero uno position in the points table when they face an evenlymatched Uttar Pradesh Wizards in an away league match of the second Hero Hockey India League at the Major Dhyan Chand Stadium, here on Saturday. The Waveriders are presently atop the...
  • Delhi Waveriders beat Mumbai Magicians 21 to extend lead in HIL February 6, 2014

    New Delhi: Delhi Waveriders bagged five points from their 21 win over Mumbai Magicians at the Major Dhyan Chand National Stadium here on Thursday to extend their lead on top of the Hockey India League (HIL) standings. The Waveriders now sit pretty on top of the standings with 24 points from...
  • UP Wizards hold Delhi Waveriders to a 11 draw February 5, 2014

    New Delhi: Uttar Pradesh Wizards held last year's runnersup Delhi Waveriders 11 in the third drawn encounter of the second edition of Hero Hockey India League at the floodlit Major Dhyan Chand National Stadium on Wednesday. It was expected to be a highvoltage encounter between the two top teams of the...
  • Magicians take on hosts Waveriders in HIL February 5, 2014

    New Delhi: Hockey lovers of the national capital are set to witness an exciting match between the Delhi Waveriders and Dabur Mumbai Magicians at the Major Dhyan Chand National Stadium here on Thursday. This is the first time in the second season of the Hockey India League (HIL) that these two...
  • HIL: Waveriders, Wizards square off in a battle of supremacy February 4, 2014

    New Delhi: A thrilling contest is on the cards when Delhi Waveriders take on Uttar Pradesh Wizards in a round robin league match of the Hockey India League 2014 here on Wednesday with both the team eyeing a win to jump to the top of the standings. The match also gives...
  • Delhi Waveriders beat Kalinga Lancers 43 in HIL February 2, 2014

    Bhubaneswar: Delhi Waveriders prevailed over Kalinga Lancers 43 in a tense match with Simon Child scoring two goals in a Hero Hockey India League match here on Sunday. Delhi, who had thrashed the same opponents 50 at home on January 30, today faced a stiff resistance but came out unscathed in...
  • Punjab Warriors beat Delhi Waveriders 31 in HIL January 31, 2014

    New Delhi: Jaypee Punjab Warriors defeated Delhi Waveriders 31 to extend their winning streak in the second season of the Hero Hockey India League at the Major Dhyan Chand National Stadium, here on Friday. It was a sweet revenge for the Punjab outfit, who came the second best in the previous...
  • Delhi Waveriders thrash Kalinga Lancers 50 in HIL January 30, 2014

    New Delhi: Delhi Waveriders showed no mercy on the Kalinga Lancers as they inflicted a humiliating 50 defeat on the Odishabased side in match seven of the Hero Hockey India League (HHIL), here on Thursday. For Waveriders, dragflicker Rupinderpal Singh scored twice (13th and 29th minute) while Matt Gohdes (21st), Danish...
  • HIL: Delhi Waveriders take on debutants Kalinga Lancers at home January 29, 2014

    New Delhi: Last year's runnersup Delhi Waveriders would be keen to put behind their narrow defeat in the last game and subdue debutants Kalinga Lancers in their opening home game of the Hockey India League 2014 at the Major Dhyan Chand Stadium, here on Thursday. Delhi conceded a late goal against...
  • Ranchi Rhinos beat Delhi Waveriders 10 in HIL January 27, 2014

    Ranchi: Ashley Jackson helped Ranchi Rhinos beat Delhi Waveriders 10 in their second outing in the Hockey India League here on Monday. Jackson sounded the board in the dying minutes to give Rhinos the victory after they narrowly lost to Uttar Pradesh Wizards 23 yesterday. Custodian Francisco Cortes, who won the manofthematch...