Hockey

  • Dhyan Chand in the fray again for Bharat Ratna August 12, 2014

    The Home Ministry has forwarded his name to the Prime Minister's Office for consideration for the country's highest civilian honour. ...
  • CWG 2014: No silver lining, only silver medal for hockey men August 5, 2014

    However, the team, coached by Terry Walsh, showed a lot of improvement despite going down twice to gold medallists Australia. ...
  • India aim for top-6 finish at hockey World Cup 2014: Terry Walsh May 21, 2014

    Indian men's hockey team coach Terry Walsh is aiming for a top-six finish in the Hockey World Cup 2014. ...
  • Hockey team flops at Junior Men's World Cup December 16, 2013

    Widely tipped as favourites, India finished a lowly tenth out of 16 teams, with Germany retaining their junior hockey World Cup title. ...
  • India start as favourites in Junior Hockey World Cup December 6, 2013

    India, in Pool C alongside the Netherlands, Korea and Canada, start their campaign with a tough encounter against the Netherlands. ...
  • Politics hurting hockey: Supreme Court December 5, 2013

    The apex court observed that politics has taken sports such as hockey to an abysmal low and sportsmen should be heading sports bodies, not businessmen. ...
  • Hockey: Johor Cup win big boost to Junior World Cup hopes, says coach October 1, 2013

    The team returned to a hero's welcome after winning the Sultan of Johor Cup with a 3-0 win over Malaysia in the final. ...
  • Indian hockey on an upswing September 3, 2013

    India made a spirited fightback in the Asia Cup final but failed to earn a direct berth in next year's hockey World Cup and settled for a silver. ...
  • Indian hockey team returns after winning Asia Cup silver medal September 3, 2013

    "Though we wanted to win the Asia Cup, I'm happy with our overall performance," said the interim chief coach Roelant Oltmans. ...
  • Remembering the glittering career of Dhyan Chand August 29, 2013

    On Dhyan Chand's 118th birth anniversary, CNN-IBN remembers the hockey legend who helped India win three Olympic gold medals. ...
  • News 360: One accused in Mumbai gangrape confesses to past attacks August 26, 2013

    Salim Ansari, one of the five accused in Mumbai gangrape has admitted that he harassed couples in the Shakti Mill compound. ...
  • Indian hockey team set for big test August 28, 2013

    The men's national team are all set for their biggest tournament of the year- Asia Cup in Ipoh, Malaysia. ...
  • Junior women hockey team felicitated after historic win August 8, 2013

    Following their success at the Junior Hockey World Cup, a victorious Indian women's hockey team was facilitated here in Delhi on Wednesday for creating history and winning a medal after 38 years. Cladded in spanking yellow off-field tees, the victorious Indian women's team arrived for their felicitation ceremony at the Lalit...
  • Hockey: India's 'Chak De' girls relive historic WC bronze August 7, 2013

    Junior Indian women's hockey team members, including captain Sushila Chanu and coach Neil Hawgood, visit the CNN-IBN studios. ...
  • 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. ...
  • Former women's hockey captain praises junior girls for WC performance August 5, 2013

    Mamta Kharb Dahiya says the bronze medal at the junior World Cup in Germany was the result of extreme hard work. ...
  • Tough test awaits Indian men's hockey team August 1, 2013

    If the Indian hockey team fail to win the Asia Cup in September, they will be out of the running for next year's World Cup. ...
  • Hockey: Can India lift the Asia Cup to book a World Cup berth? July 31, 2013

    With a newly-appointed coaching staff, India will have to deliver in Malaysia as only the winner of the Asia Cup is guaranteed a place in the 2014 World Cup. ...
  • Dhanraj Pillay wants to be India hockey coach July 26, 2013

    Former Indian Hockey captain Dhanraj Pillay wants to become the next national coach and has even gone on to claim that if given a free hand he can deliver results within a year. ...
  • Michael Nobbs reflects on reign as India hockey coach July 18, 2013

    A nostalgic Nobbs reflects on his stint with the Indian hockey squad after he was reportedly sacked by Hockey India for the team's dismal performances. ...
  • Will be assisting Roelant Oltmans: MK Kaushik July 10, 2013

    Kaushik was on Wednesday appointed as assistant coach of the senior men's hockey team, just two days after chief coach Michael Nobbs was shown the door. ...
  • SAI sacks India's men's hockey coach Michael Nobbs July 9, 2013

    Nobbs, who still had 3 years left on his contract, was sacked as "the team was not progressing" under him. ...
  • New kit for Indian hockey teams unveiled June 4, 2013

    The men's and women's teams will play the Hockey World League semis in the Netherlands. The tournament doubles up as World Cup qualifier. ...
  • Government takes stand and calls off Indo-Pak hockey series March 15, 2013

    The bilateral hockey series was to be held from April 5-15 in India and 25th April to 2nd May in Pakistan. ...
  • We have found our own style: Michael Nobbs March 1, 2013

    After a hectic three months for Indian hockey culminating with an unbeaten run at the World Cup qualifiers, the players are getting some well deserved time off before flying for the Azlan Shah Cup in Malaysia on March 7. ...
  • India pull out of Sultan Azlan Shah Cup February 26, 2013

    The Indian men's hockey team has pulled out of the upcoming Sultan Azlan Shah Cup in Ipoh, Malaysia, over a disagreement on the cost of airfare between the Sports Authority of India (SAI) and Hockey India (HI). ...
  • We have a good bunch of players: Nobbs February 18, 2013

    CNN-IBN's Arnab Sen speaks to the India chief coach Michael Nobbs about the preparations of the Indian hockey team ahead of the World Cup qualifiers beginning on Monday. ...
  • HIL was well organised: Michael Nobbs February 15, 2013

    The Indian hockey chief coach Michael Nobbs said that he is satisfied with the performances of the players in the Hockey India League. ...
  • Not sensible to rush into things we aren't prepared for: Khurshid on talks with Pak January 20, 2013

    In an exclusive interview to CNN-IBN, External Affairs Minister Salman Khurshid said that the government played no role in sending back Pakistani sportspersons and artistes following the LoC killings. ...
  • We would like to come back and play in HIL: Imran Butt January 16, 2013

    All the Pakistani players left for their country. Mahmood Rashid, a pakistani player said that sports and politics should not be mixed. They were happy with the arrangements. ...