Warriors

  • US wrestling star The Ultimate Warrior dies at 54: WWE 09-04-2014 11:34 AM

    The Ultimate Warrior, one of US professional wrestling's most celebrated athletes, has died at the age of 54, days after being inducted into the World Wrestling Entertainment Inc Hall of Fame, the company said late on Tuesday. "WWE is shocked and deeply saddened to learn of the passing of one...
  • Hockey India League final: Delhi beat Punjab 3-1 in penalty shoot-out to win the title 23-02-2014 10:42 PM

    Ranchi: Delhi Waveriders defeated Jaypee Punjab Warriors in the penalty shoot-out to emerge as the champions in the second edition of Hero Hockey India League at the packed Astroturf Hockey Stadium here on Sunday. It came as a befitting result for last year's runners-up Waveriders, who made their second consecutive...
  • As it happened: Delhi Waveriders vs Jaypee Punjab Warriors, Hockey India League final 23-02-2014 07:32 PM

    Delhi Waveriders will lock horns with Jaypee Punjab Warriors in the summit clash of the second edition of Hero Hockey India League after registering hard-fought victories in their respective semi-finals. The Waveriders rode on Yuvraj Walmiki's lone goal to beat Uttar Pradesh Wizards in the first semi-final on Saturday, before...
  • Punjab Warriors to face Delhi Waveriders in HIL final 22-02-2014 10:53 PM

    Ranchi: Delhi Waveriders will lock horns with Jaypee Punjab Warriors in the summit clash of the second edition of Hero Hockey India League after registering hard-fought victories in their respective semi-finals. The Waveriders rode on Yuvraj Walmiki's lone goal to beat Uttar Pradesh Wizards in the first semi-final on Saturday,...
  • Sandeep Singh still India's best drag-flicker: Jamie Dwyer 22-02-2014 12:18 PM

    Ranchi: Sandeep Singh remains India's best drag-flicker even though he is not in the national team, says Jamie Dwyer, five-time world hockey player of the year. Sandeep was last part of the Indian team in the Hockey World League Round 3 in June 2013 and has not found the faith...
  • HIL: Punjab Warriors out to end Ranchi Rhinos' title defence in semis 22-02-2014 08:52 AM

    Ranchi: Bolstered by a strong showing in the league stages, table-toppers Punjab Warriors would look to continue their winning streak against defending champions Ranchi Rhinos when the two sides meet in the second semi-final of the Hockey India League (HIL) on Saturday. Punjab Warriors had a dream campaign in the...
  • Teams set for Hockey India League semi-finals 20-02-2014 01:11 PM

    Ranchi: After 26 days and 30 games of the Hockey India League (HIL), the tournament enters its semifinal stage Saturday after four of the six teams qualified for the knock-outs. The Jharkhand capital will see the first semifinal between the Delhi Waveriders and the Uttar Pradesh Wizards which will be...
  • Punjab Warriors beat Ranchi Rhinos 3-2 at Hockey India League 19-02-2014 10:42 PM

    Ranchi: Veteran drag-flicker Sandeep Singh struck twice from penalty corners to help Jaypee Punjab Warriors beat defending champions Ranchi Rhinos 3-2 in the last match of the Hero Hockey India League on Wednesday. Sandeep scored in the 21st and 52nd minutes while Kieran Govers got the other Punjab goal in...
  • Punjab Warriors beat Ranchi Rhinos 4-2 to consolidate their position in HIL 16-02-2014 11:26 PM

    Mohali: Punjab Warriors defeated defending champions Ranchi Rhinos 4-2 in their penultimate league match to consolidate their second position in the Hockey India League on Sunday. SV Sunil opened the scoring for Warriors in the 17th minute of the match with a field strike that beat Rhinos goalie Sushant Tirkey...
  • HIL: Punjab Warriors defeat Uttar Pradesh Wizards 2-1 15-02-2014 09:03 PM

    Mohali: Local favourites Jaypee Punjab Warriors dished out a commendable performance to register a 2-1 win over Uttar Pradesh Wizards in a hard-fought match of the Hero Hockey India League, here on Saturday. Playing attacking hockey under nearly freezing weather conditions, Punjab skipper Jamie Dwyer gave an early lead to...
  • Kalinga Lancers hold Jaypee Punjab Warriors to a 3-3 draw 11-02-2014 10:49 PM

    Mohali: Debutants Kalinga Lancers dished out a spirited performance to hold Jaypee Punjab Warriors to a 3-3 draw to collect two points from a hard-fought league match of the second edition of Hockey India League (HHIL) on Tuesday. Kalinga Lancers scored through Gagandeep Singh (10th minute), Mandeep Antil (26th) and...
  • IPL 7 Auction: Yuvraj may top the priority list of many 11-02-2014 11:49 AM

    Cricketing world awaits exciting times ahead as some of the best players will be up for grabs at the Indian Premier League players' auction in Bangalore on Saturday. With a number of big players up for sale, one name that every one is curious about is India's stylish left-hander Yuvraj...
  • Punjab Warriors thrash Mumbai Magicians 4-1 in HIL 08-02-2014 11:01 PM

    Mumbai: Jaypee Punjab Warriors thrashed the beleaguered Dabur Mumbai Magicians 4-1 in a lop-sided contest in the second edition of the Hero Hockey India League (HHIL) at the Mumbai Hockey Association Stadium here on Saturday. The Warriors started the match as clear favourites and didn't waste much time as they...
  • Mumbai Magicians look to bring down high-flying Delhi Waveriders 07-02-2014 06:46 PM

    Mumbai: Buoyed by their fighting display against Delhi Waveriders, struggling Mumbai Magicians would be eagerly seeking their maiden win when they take on strong Punjab Warriors in the Hockey India League (HIL) at the Mahindra Stadium here on Saturday. Magicians were in control for most part of the match but...
  • UP Wizards, Punjab Warriors play out 2-2 draw in HIL 02-02-2014 06:42 PM

    Lucknow: Uttar Pradesh Wizards and Jaypee Punjab Warriors finished 2-2 to register the first draw of the second edition of Hero Hockey India League (HHIL) at the Dhyan Chand Stadium here on Sunday. It was a free-flowing contest between two evenly-matched teams. The game was a treat for the fans...
  • HIL: Buoyant Punjab Warriors face Uttar Pradesh Wizards 01-02-2014 05:41 PM

    Lucknow: Jaypee Punjab Warriors, who seem to be improving with every game, take on hosts Uttar Pradesh Wizards in the Hockey India League at the Major Dhyan Chand Hockey Stadium here on Sunday. Warriors will be a confident lot after their maiden win against Delhi Waveriders in Delhi on Friday....
  • Punjab Warriors beat Delhi Waveriders 3-1 in HIL 31-01-2014 10:57 PM

    New Delhi: Jaypee Punjab Warriors defeated Delhi Waveriders 3-1 to extend their winning streak in the second season of the Hero Hockey India League at the Major Dhyan Chand National Stadium, here on Friday. It was a sweet revenge for the Punjab outfit, who came the second best in the...
  • Punjab Warriors beat debutants Kalinga Lancers 7-3 in HIL 28-01-2014 10:52 PM

    Bhubaneshwar: Veteran drag-flicker Sandeep Singh scored twice as Jaypee Punjab Warriors drubbed debutants Kalinga Lancers 7-3 in a high-scoring Hockey India League match here on Tuesday. Sandeep scored in the 28th and 40th minutes from the penalty corners after Dharamvir Singh (5th) and Lucas Martin Rey (22nd) had given the...
  • Punjab Warriors register first win in HIL, beat Mumbai Magicians 5-3 26-01-2014 10:52 PM

    Mohali: Jaypee Punjab Warriors dished out a commendable performance to thrash Dabur Mumbai Magicians 5-3 to register their first win in the second edition of the Hero Hockey India League (HHIL) here on Sunday. Putting behind their last night's defeat against Delhi, Punjab Warriors made a promising start to the...
  • Jason Wilson's double sets up easy win for Waveriders in HIL opener 25-01-2014 11:06 PM

    Mohali: Australia's Jason Wilson scored a brace as last year's runners-up Delhi Waveriders defeated hosts Punjab Warriors 3-1 in the opening contest of the second edition of the Hero Hockey India League, here on Saturday. The Delhi side took the lead in the 29th minute through young striker Talwinder Singh's...
  • Delhi-Punjab clash to kick off Hockey India League 24-01-2014 12:38 PM

    Mohali: The second edition of the Hero Hockey India League will get underway on Saturday with Jaypee Punjab Warriors taking on Delhi Waveriders in the opening match at the newly-built International Hockey Stadium here under lights. With the winner taking home a whooping Rs 2.5 crore, and the runner up...
  • Subrata Roy blames Srinivasan for split with BCCI 29-11-2013 07:01 PM

    Kolkata: Sahara India Pariwar chairman Subrata Roy on Friday blamed Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) president N Srinivasan for the bitter row that led to his company withdrawing its sponsorship of the Indian cricket team. "We enjoyed a very cordial relation with BCCI earlier but the current...
  • Full List: 49 players sold during Hockey India League Closed Bid 22-11-2013 08:31 PM

    Six Hockey India League (HIL) franchises, including the new Bhubaneshwar franchise Kalinga Lancers, bought 49 players spending a total amount of USD 1.37 million in the Closed Bid held on Friday. A total of 154 India and foreign players were part of the bid, but only 49 players from Australia,...
  • Highlights of the Hockey India League Closed Bid 22-11-2013 07:25 PM

    Six Hockey India League (HIL) franchises, including the new Bhubaneshwar franchise Kalinga Lancers, bought 49 players spending a total amount of USD 1.37 million in the Closed Bid held on Friday. A total of 154 India and foreign players were part of the bid, but only 49 players from Australia,...
  • Hockey India League: 49 players sold in Closed Bid for USD 1.37 mn 22-11-2013 07:07 PM

    Six Hockey India League (HIL) franchises, including the new Bhbavneshwar franchise Kalinga Lancers, bought 49 players spending a total amount of USD 1.37 million in the Closed Bid held on Friday. A total of 154 India and foreign players were part of the bid, but only 49 players from Australia,...
  • Full text: Sahara slams BCCI after Pune Warriors termination 26-10-2013 09:02 PM

    Following their termination from the IPL, the Sahara Group-owned Pune Warriors India (PWI) on Saturday slammed the BCCI for betraying them and not fulfilling its promises. They issued a statement in response to their termination by the board in its working committee meeting. The statement from Sahara: "Sahara had raised...
  • It's not end of the road for Sahara-BCCI relations: Pune Warriors 26-10-2013 04:46 PM

    New Delhi: Pune Warriors India are disappointed at being axed from the IPL but expressed hope that it would not be the end of the road as far as their relationship with the BCCI is concerned. With a defiant Sahara group refusing to furnish the requisite bank guarantee, the BCCI...
  • BCCI terminates Sahara-owned Pune Warriors, IPL down to 8 teams 26-10-2013 02:05 PM

    New Delhi: As reported by CNN-IBN earlier today, the Indian Premier League's 2014 season will see eight instead of nine teams competing after the BCCI on Saturday terminated the Sahara Group-owned Pune Warriors India (PWI) at it's working committee meeting, after the franchise failed to furnish the bank guarantee. "Given...
  • Pune's fate hangs in balance, BCCI WC to decide franchises's future today 25-10-2013 04:46 PM

    Chennai: The fate of IPL franchise Pune Warriors India, which has defaulted on its payments to the BCCI, would top the agenda when BCCI's all-powerful working committee meets here on Saturday. Owned by the Sahara Group, the Pune Warriors have been on collision course with the BCCI after the Board...
  • IPL franchise Sahara Pune Warriors facing termination? 24-10-2013 10:36 AM

    In a recent development in the Indian Premier League (IPL) corridors, CNN-IBN has learnt from it's sources that Sahara Pune Warriors could face termination on the grounds of not paying their annual bank guarantee. Sources in the BCCI have informed CNN-IBN that the board is planning to terminate the Sahara-owned...