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  • Indian hockey needs the Asia Cup title, says Sardar August 31, 2013

    Ipoh: The lows of Indian hockey have far outnumbered the highs in recent times, but captain Sardar Singh on Saturday said the "belief" could return if the team wins the Asia Cup. Sardar and drag-flicker VR Raghunath were the only members of the present team who were part of the Indian...
  • India vs Malaysia, 2013 Asia Cup hockey semi-final: as it happened August 31, 2013

    With Pakistan losing their semi-final and India winning theirs 2-0 against Malaysia, the 1975 world champions have stepped closer to a 2014 World Cup berth. "It's the most crucial match for us in recent times." India captain Sardar Singh had said on the match eve, precisely putting India's Asia Cup semi-final...
  • Asia Cup Hockey 2013: As it happened, India vs Bangladesh August 28, 2013

    India beat Bangladesh 9-1 to set up the semi-final clash with hosts Malyasia, while Pakistan will take on South Korea. ...
  • Hockey Asia Cup: India eye big Bangladesh win before semis August 28, 2013

    Ipoh: Already through to the semi-finals, an upbeat India would aim to keep their winning juggernaut rolling and end their pool engagements with a thumping victory over minnows Bangladesh in the Asia Cup hockey tournament here on Wednesday. After back-to-back victories against Oman and defending champions South Korea, the Indians are...
  • Hockey Asia Cup, India vs South Korea: As it happened August 28, 2013

    India defeated South Korea 2-0 to top Pool B and advance to Asia Cup semi-final on Monday. However, India began their quest for a third Asia Cup title and a place in the 2014 World Cup by hammering Oman 8-0 in the first match of the tournament and today they take...
  • India vs Oman, Men's Hockey Asia Cup: as it happened August 28, 2013

    India began their quest for a third Asia Cup title and a place in the 2014 World Cup by hammering Oman 8-0 in the first match of the tournament. Only winners of the tournament get an automatic qualification to the World Cup as the continental champions. Korea have already qualified for...
  • Expert talk: Pargat Singh on India's chances in Asia Cup August 23, 2013

    A young Indian team enters the 9th Asia Cup shouldering the burden of winning nothing less than a trophy in Ipoh, which will bring with it the equally important reward of qualification in the 2014 FIH World Cup. But battling injuries to big players and with a new coaching set-up,...
  • Asia Cup Hockey 2013: Format and Schedule August 28, 2013

    India will look to scale the hockey summit in Asia once again and in the process earn themselves a place in the 2014 FIH World Cup as the 9th men's Asia Cup gets going on the astro-turf in Ipoh, Malaysia, from August 24. India, World Cup winners in 1975, have lifted...
  • Indian men's hockey team leaves for Asia Cup August 28, 2013

    New Delhi: Well aware that it is their last chance to qualify for next year's World Cup, the Indian men's hockey team on Friday left for Ipoh, Malaysia to participate in the eight-nation Asia Cup to be held from August 24 to September 1. Plagued by injuries, India were forced...
  • 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. ...
  • India take on Malaysia with an eye on third spot March 16, 2013

    New Delhi: Having lost three of their four matches, India are out of contention for a summit clash at the 22nd Sultan Azlan Shah Cup in Ipoh, but a win against Malaysia and favourable results in the other two pool games on Saturday will bring India an opportunity to have...
  • As it happened: India v Pakistan, Sultan Azlan Shah Cup March 14, 2013

    India beat Pakistan 3-1 to keep their hopes of winning their sixth Azlan Shah title alive....
  • Malaysia beat New Zealand to stay in the hunt March 10, 2013

    Ipoh: Malaysia pumped in two early goals in the second half to pip defending champions New Zealand 2-1 and stay in hunt for a final berth in the Sultan Azlan Shah hockey tournament, here on Sunday. For the winners, overnight hero Chua Boon Huat did the star turn with an opportunistic...
  • Australia thrash Pakistan 6-0 for second consecutive hockey win March 10, 2013

    Ipoh: Australia brightened their chances of making the final of the Sultan Azlan Shah Cup after crushing Pakistan 6-0 for their second consecutive win in the tournament, here Sunday. Australia proved too hot for Pakistan to handle as the world champions scored through Daniel Mirecki (8th minute), Matt Gohdes (9th...
  • Ind v GB for bronze, Azlan Shah: as it happened June 3, 2012

    India beat Great Britain 3-1 to secure a bronze medal at the 2012 Sultan Azlan Shah Cup hockey tournament. A podium finish has given India's Olympic hopes the perfect boost, as they ended a three-match losing streak against the Britons....
  • Ind v Arg, Sultan Azlan Shah Cup: as it happened May 30, 2012

    India took on Argentina today in their fifth match of the 2012 Sultan Azlan Shah Cup hockey tournament, but a 3-2 defeat has put India out of reckoning for the championship match on Sunday....
  • Azlan Shah: New Zealand down shoddy India 5-1 May 26, 2012

    India got off to a shoddy beginning at the 2012 Sultan Azlan Shah Cup in Ipoh, Malaysia, conceding a 5-1 defeat to New Zealand as the Indian defence faltered tamely and the forwards failed to capitalise on a number of opportunities - which allowed the Black Sticks to run away...