Round 3

  • Senior level experience helped our junior girls: India coach August 1, 2013

    Monchengladbach: India's chief coach Neil Hawgood has attributed the women's team's success in the ongoing Junior Hockey World Cup to the experience his wards have attained while playing at the senior level. India fielded more or less the same team which came a cropper in the FIH World League Round 3...
  • India women salvage 1-1 draw vs. Belgium in FIH World League Rnd 3 June 14, 2013

    Rotterdam: A lacklustre Indian women's hockey team eked out a 1-1 draw against Belgium to avoid a second consecutive defeat in the women's competition of the FIH World League Round 3 in Rotterdam on Friday. Anupa Barla saved the day for India with the equaliser in the 38th minute after Erica...
  • As it happened: India vs Ireland, FIH Hockey World League June 13, 2013

    A spiriting Ireland outfit held India to a 4-4 draw in the opening match of the FIH Hockey World League Round 3, which also doubles up as the World Cup qualifier, at Rotterdam on Thursday. Rupinderpal Singh (40th and 65th) scored two goals for India off penalty corners, with Shivendra...
  • Sloppy India women start FIH World League R3 with a big defeat June 13, 2013

    Rotterdam: India women's hockey team made a horrific start to their campaign in the FIH World League Round 3 as they were mauled 0-7 by higher-ranked New Zealand in the opening match of Pool B, here on Thursday. Ranked third in the world, New Zealand entered the tournament as the second-highest-ranked...
  • Indian hockey chasing World Cup dreams in Rotterdam June 12, 2013

    Competitive training in Europe, anti-corruption education, experience of playing without seniors and fitness to match the best - Indian men's hockey team couldn't have asked for better all-round preparation to launch their quest to qualify for the 2014 FIH World Cup. The key to unlock the World Cup door lies with...
  • Men's hockey team camp to commence in Bangalore from May 16 May 14, 2013

    New Delhi: The national men hockey team's core probables will start their training camp at the Netaji Subhas Southern Centre (NSSC), Bangalore on Thursday to prepare for the FIH World League Round 3 (semi-final) to be held at Rotterdam, Netherlands from June 13 to 23. The camp will be on...
  • Indian women's hockey team leaves for a preparatory tour of Rotterdam April 20, 2013

    New Delhi: An 18-member Indian women's hockey team Saturday left for Rotterdam to prepare itself for the FIH Hockey World League Round-3 (semi-finals) to be held from June 13-23 this year. The Indian women will play five matches at Rotterdam, including one against Dutch national side and four against club teams,...
  • Ranji, Group B, Round 3: UP go top, Odisha win November 21, 2012

    Chennai: Tamil Nadu drubbed Maharashtra by 104 runs on the fourth morning here on Tuesday. Maharashtra entered the final day almost out of the contest at 75 for 8 chasing a target of 193, and were dismissed for 88 inside ten overs. Akshay Darekar (3) and Samad Fallah (5) were...