Major Dhyan Chand National Stadium

  • Hockey World League: India hold Germany to 3-3 draw, face Aus in QF 13-01-2014 09:54 PM

    New Delhi: India looked hurt and it showed in the way they reacted after two consecutive defeats to almost beat Olympic Champions Germany before conceding a late goal that allowed the Germans to draw the match at 3-3 in the last game of the pool phase at the Hockey World...
  • Argentina record second straight win, Dutch beat Australia at Hockey World League Final 11-01-2014 08:12 PM

    New Delhi: Argentina continued their giant-killing spree and scored a 3-2 come-from-behind win over Belgium, while the Netherlands beat Australia by a solitary goal to register their first victory at the Hockey World League Final at the Major Dhyan Chand National Stadium on Saturday. In the opening match of the...
  • Hockey World League: Toothless India go down 0-2 to England 10-01-2014 09:52 PM

    New Delhi: India began 2014 on a rusty note, looking out of sync and a distant second on a chilly Friday night against a superior England outfit that beat the hosts 2-0 in a Pool A encounter of the Hockey World League final here at the Major Dhyan Chand National...
  • Argentina aim to reach final of HWL: Agustin Corradini 07-01-2014 10:04 PM

    New Delhi: Argentina have fixed their sights on reaching the summit clash of the Hockey World League Final to be played at Major Dhyan Chand National Stadium from January 10 to 18, said assistant coach Agustin Corradini. "We are focusing on reaching the finals of this tournament. Teams like Netherlands,...
  • India aim to win Hockey World League Finals opener against England: Raghunath 07-01-2014 08:35 PM

    New Delhi: India aim to win their Hockey World League Finals opener Jan 10 against England, said defender VR Raghunath on Tuesday. Speaking to the press post their practice session under coach Terry Walsh at the Major Dhyan Chand National Stadium, Raghunath said Walsh is working on the team's game....
  • Australia aim to win Hockey World League final 07-01-2014 06:25 PM

    New Delhi: Australia aim to win the Hockey World League Final to be held at the Major Dhyan Chand National Stadium from Jan 10-18. "I am expecting the team to stay till the end and win the title. Germany is the strongest contender but our first match against Belgium is...
  • As it happened: India vs Pakistan, Junior Hockey World Cup 14-12-2013 07:38 PM

    India locked horns with archrivals Pakistan for the 9th-10th place playoff at the Major Dhyan Chand National Stadium on Saturday. Both India and Pakistan failed to qualify for the quarter-finals from their respective groups. India beat Argentina 4-2 in the earlier playoff game and Pakistan got the better of South...
  • Belgium confident of taking on France in Junior Hockey World Cup 11-12-2013 10:11 PM

    New Delhi: Belgium seem ready to take on France in the Hockey Junior World Cup quarter-final to be played at the Major Dhyan Chand National Stadium on Thursday. Belgium are full of confidence after defeating defending champions Germany in the league phase earlier. "The entry into the quarter-finals has motivated...
  • Dejected India exit junior hockey World Cup after draw with Korea 10-12-2013 09:49 PM

    New Delhi: Needing a win to reach the quarter-finals in the last game of the pool phase on Tuesday, India squandered a 3-1 lead to concede late goals that earned Korea a 3-3 draw, which enabled them to progress to the knockout stage of the Junior Men's Hockey World Cup...
  • Junior Hockey WC: Germany join Belgium in quarters, Pakistan out 10-12-2013 08:18 PM

    New Delhi: Germany made a statement why they are the defending World Champions by decimating minnows Egypt 6-0 in a Pool A clash to qualify for the quarter-finals of the Hockey Junior World Cup at the Major Dhyan Chand National Stadium on Tuesday. Pakistan, on the other hand, failed to...
  • India vs Netherlands, Junior Hockey WC: as it happened 06-12-2013 07:26 PM

    The 10th Junior Hockey World Cup got underway at the Major Dhyan Chand National Stadium in New Delhi on Friday with 16 teams in the fray to win the crown. India, in Pool C alongside the Netherlands, Korea and Canada, began their campaign with a tough encounter against the Netherlands....
  • Fast attack may lead us to victory against France: Spain hockey coach 05-12-2013 07:50 PM

    New Delhi: Spain coach Xavi Arnau on Thursday said a strong defence and fast attack may lead them to victory against France in the Hockey Junior World Cup which kicks off at the Major Dhyan Chand National Stadium on Friday. "With just a few hours left for the matches to...
  • Aiming for a top-3 finish in Junior World Cup Hockey: Pakistan captain 03-12-2013 11:53 PM

    New Delhi: Pakistan captain Umar Bhutta said that the former champions are determined to finish among top-three in the Junior World Cup Hockey that will be played here at the Major Dhyan Chand National Stadium from Friday. Pakistan, who were champions in the inaugural edition in 1979, are in tough...
  • Germany determined to retain junior World Cup hockey crown 02-12-2013 09:02 PM

    New Delhi: Germany are determined to defend their title and extend their record to six in the Junior Hockey World Cup at the Major Dhyan Chand National Stadium on December 6-15. Germany are in Pool A with Pakistan, who were champions in the inaugural edition in 1979, Belgium and Egypt....
  • Netherlands confident of win against India in Junior WC hockey opener 02-12-2013 06:26 PM

    New Delhi: Last edition's runners-up, Netherlands definitely start as favourites against India in their opening match of the Hockey Junior World Cup and coach Sjoerd Marijne on Monday his wards are confident of starting their campaign on a winning note in the December 6-15 event. "The team is very tough...
  • HI asks SAI to not give National Stadium for WSH 30-11-2011 12:58 AM

    New Delhi: Hockey India (HI) on Tuesday shot a letter to the Sports Authority of India (SAI), requesting them to not give on lease Major Dhyan Chand National Stadium for the controversial World Series Hockey (WSH). HI contended that the dates of the WSH matches and the national camps for...