Lanco International Super Series

  • Australia beat India 4-3 in 9s hockey 23-11-2012 07:58 PM

    Perth: India stretched the mighty Australia before losing 3-4 in their second match of the nine-a-side Lanco International Super Series hockey event here on Friday. Sardar Singh, Danish Mustaba and Gurwinder Singh Chandi scored for India while Craig Boyne, Jacob Whetton and Trent Mitton struck for Australia. Boyne scored a...
  • India have to play German-style hockey: Nobbs 20-11-2012 10:58 PM

    New Delhi: A youthful Indian hockey team will have its first big Test post the London disaster when they play in the Champions Trophy next month. Coach Michael Nobbs wants his wards to see Olympic Champions Germany as their model and hopes they respond well to the changes in the...
  • Conrath will be Indian hockey team's new trainer 06-11-2012 05:28 PM

    New Delhi: Hockey India is all set to appoint Australian, Jason Conrath, as the new exercise physiologist of the senior men's national team after another Aussie, David John, refused to resume duty owing to low salary. Conrath is Bachelor of Science in exercise and health and is currently studying masters...
  • Hockey 9s likely to be an annual affair 24-10-2011 11:24 PM

    Perth: The Lanco International Super Series Hockey 9s is likely to be an annual affair, after the successful hosting of the inaugural tournament in Perth this month, according to Hockey Australia officials. The capital city of the Western Australian State hosted the first-ever modified four-nation, four-day Hockey 9s event that...
  • Indian women lose to Australia in Hockey 9s final 23-10-2011 08:47 PM

    Perth: A spirited Indian women's team gave the fancied Australia a scare by taking an early lead, but eventually lost 1-4 in the final of the Lanco International Super Series Hockey 9s in Perth on Sunday. India fought gallantly against the home team and proved themselves a worthy contender for...
  • 'India want to end Hockey 9s series with win vs Pak' 22-10-2011 11:03 PM

    Perth: The Indian men's hockey team might be out of the title race at the Lanco International Super Series Hockey 9s after losing to Australia on Saturday, but custodian PR Sreejesh wants to sign off on a high by winning Sunday's bronze medal play-off against arch-rivals Pakistan. India slumped to...
  • Indian men out of finals race in Hockey 9s 22-10-2011 02:30 PM

    Perth: The Indian men's hockey team's hopes of reaching the final went up in smoke after Australia handed it a 4-1 drubbing in their last league match of the Lanco International Super Series 9s here on Saturday. India will now face Pakistan for the bronze medal on Sunday. By winning...
  • Indian women enter Hockey 9s Super Series final 22-10-2011 11:56 AM

    Perth: The Indian women's team played out a sluggish 1-1 draw against Malaysia on Saturday but it was enough to fetch the side a place in the Lanco International Super Series Hockey 9s final here. With a draw against the hosts on Friday and full points against Malaysia on the...
  • India draw 1-1 with Pakistan in Hockey 9s 21-10-2011 07:58 PM

    Perth: India produced a much-improved show after their opening match loss as they played out a 1-1 draw against arch-rivals Pakistan in a thrilling league match of the Lanco International Super Series Hockey 9s in Perth on Friday. India, who had lost to New Zealand 3-6 in their opening match,...
  • India women draw with Australia in Hockey 9s 21-10-2011 05:59 PM

    Perth: The Indian women's hockey team got its act together after being on the backfoot in the first half to force a 1-1 draw against hosts Australia in the Lanco International Super Series on Friday. Star forward Ashleigh Nelson put Australia ahead in the 10th minute before her Indian counterpart...
  • India eves overcome Malaysia in Hockey 9s 20-10-2011 05:09 PM

    Perth: Indian girls put up a brilliant performance to overcome a fighting Malaysia 3-1 to register the first win of the international played in the new Hockey 9s format here at the Perth Hockey Stadium. Ritu Rani, guided the ball into the net off India's first long corner in the...
  • 'Playing in Hockey 9s will benefit India' 19-10-2011 10:08 PM

    Perth: India hockey captain Bharat Chetri feels that playing in the new format - Hockey 9s Super Series - will prove to be advantageous for India in the long run, including the Olympic qualifiers. India are one of the four countries taking part in the Lanco International Super Series Hockey...
  • Hockey 9s will suit India, Pakistan: Charlesworth 11-10-2011 09:41 PM

    New Delhi: Traditional rivals India and Pakistan are best-suited for hockey's new nine-a-side format, Hockey 9s, which will make its debut with the LANCO International Super Series in Perth from October 20-23, said its mastermind Ric Charlesworth. With a view to revolutionise hockey and make it more free-flowing and viewer-friendly,...
  • LANCO Super Series to introduce revolutionary Hockey 9s 11-10-2011 09:28 PM

    New Delhi: With an aim to make hockey faster and more viewer-friendly, Hockey Australia and infrastructure major LANCO Infratech Limited launched a new revolutionary nine-a-side tournament on Tuesday, to be held in Perth from October 20 to 23. The event, named 'LANCO International Super Series,' will feature hosts Australia, India,...