Ignace Tirkey

  • India sweat on Sardara, Ignace injuries 22-07-2012 01:28 PM

    Sardara, the central midfielder, plays the crucial role of a game-maker and also falls back to bolster the defence, while Ignace's composure is of vital importance in the deep defence. "We have to learn to have Ignace on the pitch in the last 10 minutes of each session when pressure...
  • 'India badly needs an Olympic hockey medal' 07-07-2012 11:43 AM

    New Delhi: With no major triumph to show in the last 32 years, erstwhile hockey powerhouse India badly needs a medal at the London Olympics to revive the national sport's interest in the cricket-crazy nation, feels veteran mid-fielder Ignace Tirkey. "Our last major medal came way back in the 1980...