Mandeep Singh

  • Hockey World Cup: Dohmen's last-minute goal gives Belgium 3-2 win over India May 31, 2014

    India's shaky defence conceded a goal 15 seconds from the hooter to go down 2-3 against Belgium in their opening game of hockey World Cup at the Kyocera Stadium, here on Saturday. The Indian defenders allowed space inside the circle to the Belgians, who were frustrated and under pressure after being...
  • HIL: Kalinga Lancers look to upset UP Wizards February 12, 2014

    Bhubneswar: Debutants Kalinga Lancers would be desperate to score a sweet revenge over the Uttar Pradesh Wizards and give their home fans something to cheer about in a return leg match of the Hockey India League 2014 between the two sides, here on Thursday. The Lancers had lost 1-3 to Wizards...
  • Germany's Tobias Hauke named FIH Player of the Year January 18, 2014

    New Delhi: The International Hockey Federation (FIH) Saturday named Germany's Tobias Hauke as the men's Player of the Year for 2013 at the Major Dhyan Chand National Stadium here. The defensive midfielder received his award from FIH executive board member Alberto Budeisky at a special presentation ceremony held during the...
  • India stun World No.1 Germany 5-4 in Hockey World League January 18, 2014

    New Delhi: The Indian hockey team pulled off a sensational come-from-behind 5-4 win over Olympic champions Germany after Mandeep Singh slammed a brilliant hat-trick in their fiercely-contested 5-8th place classification match of the Hockey World League Finals here on Friday. World ranked 10th India rode on Mandeep's (18th, 41st, 53rd) three...
  • Indian hockey has a lot of depth: Aussie coach December 14, 2013

    New Delhi: Triple Olympic medallist Matthew Wells of Australia sees a lot of depth in Indian hockey and believes the eight-time Olympic champions will soon be competing against the best. Wells, who was part of the Australian hockey team that won the 2004 Athens Olympics gold medal, feels that Indian hockey...
  • Dejected India exit junior hockey World Cup after draw with Korea December 11, 2013

    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...
  • Ranji Trophy, Group A: Punjab thrash Odisha in Round 1 October 30, 2013

    Mohali: A disciplined bowling display helped Punjab dismiss Odisha for 307 in their second innings and notch up a convincing an innings and 48-run victory with a bonus point in a Group A Ranji Trophy match on the fourth and final day here on Wednesday. After bundling out Odisha for 205...
  • Sibsankar Roy replaces injured Mandeep in India Blue September 23, 2013

    New Delhi: Sibsankar Roy on Monday replaced allrounder Mandeep Singh in the India Blue Squad for the NKP Salve Challenger Trophy after the latter was ruled out for three weeks due to a finger injury. "Mandeep Singh has sustained a finger injury, and has been ruled out of action for three...
  • As it happened: India A vs WI A, 3rd one-dayer September 19, 2013

    India A innings: End of over 50: West Indies A restrict India A to 267/8 to win the match by 45 runs and with it the series 2-1. End of over 47, India A 251 for 8:: India eight down. Siddarth Paul dismissed by Permaul for 6. West Indies racing towards...
  • Yuvraj-led India A eye encore in second one-dayer September 16, 2013

    Bangalore: Their confidence on high after the comprehensive win in the opener, India A would look to seal the three-match unofficial ODI series against West Indies A in the second 50-over game between the two sides at the Chinnaswamy Stadium here on Tuesday. Skipper Yuvraj Singh stole the limelight with a...
  • Menaria, Jadhav star in India A's win over New Zealand A September 12, 2013

    Visakhapatnam: Counter-attacking half-centuries by Ashok Menaria and Kedar Jadhav and sensible batting at the end by Mandeep Singh helped India A beat New Zealand A by two wickets, thus clean sweeping the three-match limited-overs series. The target of 291 was looking beyond India A's reach when they lost the top four...
  • South Korea win hockey Asia Cup, India settle for silver September 1, 2013

    New Delhi: The official announcement of India's entry to the 2014 World Cup was put on hold when they lost an evenly-contested 9th Asia Cup final to South Korea thanks to a 68th-minute strike by Kang Moon Kweon, which landed the Koreans their fourth Asia Cup crown with a 4-3...
  • Asia Cup Hockey Final: India set sights on title for World Cup entry August 31, 2013

    New Delhi: India's win against Malaysia in the semi-final of the ninth Asia Cup on Friday led to a wave of congratulatory messages on social media, saying it has also earned them a place in the World Cup. But that's only 'virtually' true at this stage. To put a confirmation...
  • Hockey: India begin Asia Cup by mauling Oman 8-0 August 28, 2013

    New Delhi: India began their quest for a third Asia Cup title and a place in the 2014 World Cup by thrashing the lowly Oman 8-0 in Ipoh, Malaysia, on Saturday - thanks to a hat-trick by young sensation Mandeep Singh. Mandeep opened the scoring for India as early as the...
  • India lose to Spain on penalties, finish sixth in FIH WL June 23, 2013

    Rotterdam: The Indian hockey team finished sixth at the FIH World League after losing a tense play-off match on penalties to higher-ranked Spain, here on Sunday. Mandeep Singh and Akashdeep Singh were guilty of missing penalty shots in the shootout as India lost 2-4 after the two teams ended 2-2 in...
  • Kings XI Punjab set for tough test against CSK May 1, 2013

    Chennai: A low on confidence Kings XI Punjab will look to put their campaign back on track when they take on two-time champions and table-toppers Chennai Super Kings in game 45 of IPL 6 at the MA Chidamabaram stadium here on Thursday. Punjab ended just four runs shy of a...
  • Adam Gilchrist looking forward to tough away trip April 24, 2013

    New Delhi: Kings XI skipper Adam Gilchrist was happy with his team's five-wicket win against Daredevils here Tuesday at the half-way stage in the Indian Premier League (IPL) and hoped the side will find some luck as it embarks on a trip of three big games. Kings XI face Knight Riders...
  • Not among runs, Adam Gilchrist says he is under scrutiny April 22, 2013

    Mohali: Going through a lean patch, Kings XI Punjab skipper Adam Gilchrist has indicated there could be a change of guard when the team plays its next match in the ongoing Indian Premier League. Punjab pulled off a thrilling win over Pune Warriors here last night riding on David Miller and...
  • We did a great job by taking the game to last over: Miller April 22, 2013

    Mohali: David Miller and Mandeep Singh gave Kings XI Punjab a thrilling seven-wicket win over Pune Warriors India on Sunday and regarded this as the most exciting match of their career. Miller played an innings of 80 runs off 41 balls to ensure the victory for Punjab in the last...
  • Miller took the game away from us, says Wright April 22, 2013

    Mohali: Despite posting a challenging total of 185 runs at Mohali, riding on a blistering knock by Luke Wright, Pune Warriors India got another thrashing at the hands of Kings XI Punjab on Sunday. Wright, who smashed a whirlwind 34 off just 10 deliveries, expressed his disappointment in an interview to...
  • Miller and Mandeep clinch an astonishing win for Punjab April 22, 2013

    Mohali: In his first match of the season - and much belated, many will say - England's Twenty20 journeyman Luke Wright experienced almost the full gamut of emotions that an allrounder can. Batting for the first time in the IPL, Wright made an immediate impact with the bat as he...
  • Mandeep, Iqbal, Sachin baby are players to watch out for: Jamie Alter April 3, 2013

    As the Sixth edition of the Indian Premier League kicks off, Cricketnext and IBNLive sports editor Jamie Alter joined IBNLive readers for an interaction on the cricketing side of the show. Q. Sun risers the new team is mutation of Deccan Chargers. Will the change bring in better performance in...
  • Hockey: India robbed of a win, to play Pakistan for 5th place March 16, 2013

    Ipoh: A controversial penalty-stroke decision with 50 seconds left on the clock helped Malaysia force a 2-2 draw against India, which robbed the five-time Sultan Azlan Shah Cup champions of a chance to play for the bronze medal. India will now play Pakistan for the fifth place. India were leading 2-1...
  • Hockey: India defeat Pakistan 3-1 to stay alive in Ipoh March 12, 2013

    Ipoh: Goalkeeper PR Sreejesh and the young Indian forward line rose to the big occasion on Tuesday to earn a well-deserved 3-1 win over old foes Pakistan to stay alive in the Sultan Azlan Shah Cup tournament. Vice captain Sreejesh saved as many as seven penalty corners (PC) and young Indian...
  • India favourites against Korea despite losing first game March 10, 2013

    New Delhi: If India's performance in the first match against Australia - where they fought valiantly before going down 3-4 - is anything to go by, Danish Mujtaba's boys should be the favourites to bag three points when they take on Korea in their second match of the Sultan Azlan...
  • Consistent Rhinos face unpredictable UP Wizards in semi-final February 9, 2013

    Ranchi: A consistent Ranchi Rhinos would look to continue their dominant run when they face an unpredictable Uttar Pradesh Wizards in the second semi-final of the inaugural Hero Hockey India League, here Friday. The Birsa Munda stadium here has witnessed the best turnout of spectators throughout the tournament and the...
  • Delhi, Ranchi lock horns at top of the HIL table January 30, 2013

    New Delhi: Ranchi Rhinos are clearly the most potent threat to the Hockey India League title aspirations of Delhi Waveriders and they are in Delhi to ram into the hosts and put their unbeaten run to bed. Delhi and Ranchi were locked at 27 points until Tuesday night, when Delhi...
  • HIL: Jackson, Mandeep score in Rhinos' win January 28, 2013

    Ranchi: Dabur Mumbai Magicians' chances of making it to the top four of the Hero Hockey India League suffered another blow on Monday as they went down 1-2 to Ranchi Rhinos in an away game at the Astroturf Stadium here. Goals from Ashley Jackson and Mandeep Singh were good enough...