WARRIORS

  • Bengaluru FC beat Warriors FC 1-0 in AFC Cup March 17, 2015

    Bangalore: Bengaluru FC got back to winning ways with a 1-0 victory over Warriors FC of Singapore in a group stage match of the AFC Cup football tournament on Tuesday. Midfielder Joshua Walker put the home team ahead in the 36th minute the strike turned out to be the decisive one...
  • Ranchi Rays win Hockey India League 2015 February 22, 2015

    New Delhi: Debutants Ranchi Rays produced an inspired performance and twice came back from a goal down to beat favourites Jaypee Punjab Warriors in the shoot-out and emerge champions of the third Hero Hockey India League at the Major Dhyan Chand National Stadium on Sunday. India cricket captain Mahendra Singh Dhoni...
  • HIL: Punjab Warriors set up a title clash with Ranchi Rays February 21, 2015

    New Delhi: Jaypee Punjab Warriors outclassed defending champions Delhi Waveriders in the second semi-final of the Hero Hockey India League (HIL) at the Major Dhyan Chand National Stadium on Saturday to set up a title clash with Ranchi Rays. Sandeep Singh (third minute) and Augustin Mazzilli (35th) minute scored for Warriors,...
  • Delhi Waveriders play Punjab Warriors, Ranchi Rays take on UP Wizards in HIL semi-finals February 20, 2015

    New Delhi: After four weeks of non-stop action, the 3rd Hockey India League will reach its crescendo with debutants Ranchi Rays and UP Wizards locking horns in the first semi-final while defending champions Delhi Waveriders take on Punjab Warriors in the second match on Saturday. Punjab Warriors emerged as the team...
  • HIL: Punjab Warriors sign off in style, beat Dabang Mumbai 3-2 February 19, 2015

    Mohali: Their semi-final berth already secured, Punjab Warriors signed off their league engagements on a resounding note, beating bottom-placed Dabang Mumbai 3-2 on Thursday to finish on top of the round robin stage of the third Hockey India League. By virtue of this win Punjab Warriors finished on top with 35...
  • HIL: Punjab Warriors to meet Dabang Mumbai in the last league match February 18, 2015

    Mohali: Having already booked a berth in the semifinals, Jaypee Punjab Warriors would be looking to sign off the league stage with a win against the bottom-placed Dabang Mumbai, who would be playing for pride in their last league match of the Hero Hockey India League on thursday. The two teams...
  • HIL: Ranchi Rays upset Punjab Warriors 3-2, go on top February 17, 2015

    Mohali: Captain Ashley Jackson scored a brilliant hat-trick, including two stunning goals in the dying moments, as Ranchi Rays recorded an upset 3-2 win over Punjab Warriors in a thrilling match of the Hero Hockey India League on Tuesday. With the win on Tuesday, Ranchi, who snatched the game from the...
  • HIL: Punjab Warriors to strive for revenge against Ranchi Rays February 16, 2015

    Sitting at third position in the Hero Hockey India League table, Punjab Warriors will look to avenge their defeat to second placed Ranchi Rays when the two teams face each in Tuesday's clash at International Hockey Stadium here. In their previous tie in Ranchi, the Rays outplayed the Warriors 2-1. Come...
  • Punjab Warriors face Ranchi Rays in HIL February 9, 2015

    Ranchi: Jaypee Punjab Warriors, who have already booked their semi-final berth, will face Ranchi Rays in the Hockey India League (HIL) here on Tuesday. The match will be a contest between the top two teams of the league so far. Warriors lead the table with 28 points whereas Rays are second...
  • HIL: Sandeep Singh scores thrice as Punjab Warriors drub Delhi Waveriders 7-0 February 7, 2015

    Mohali: Drag flicker Sandeep Singh struck thrice as title contender Jaypee Punjab Warriors blanked Delhi Waveriders 7-0 in a Hockey India League match on Saturday. In the first quarter of the match, table-toppers Punjab Warriors kept the visitors busy with their continuous attacks, enjoying more ball possession. In the 10th minute, Punjab...
  • HIL: Punjab Warriors look to keep winning momentum going February 6, 2015

    Mohali: Table toppers Jaypee Punjab Warriors will look to maintain their winning momentum when they take on defending champions Delhi Waveriders in the Hero Hockey India League encounter here on Saturday. Punjab Warriors have four wins from six matches, while the Waveriders have posted just two victories in five games and...
  • Uttar Pradesh Wizards end Jaypee Punjab Warriors' winning run February 4, 2015

    Lucknow: Table-toppers Jaypee Punjab Warriors on Wednesday suffered their first defeat in the 2015 Hockey India League 2015 after going down 1-2 against Uttar Pradesh Wizards at the Dhyan Chand Sports College. V R Raghunath and Ramandeep Singh scored for the victorious home team whereas captain Jamie Dwyer scored the lone...
  • Punjab Warriors hope to continue winning run in HIL February 3, 2015

    Lucknow: Comfortably resting atop the pool standings, Jaypee Punjab Warriors are keen to take on Uttar Pradesh Wizards in the Hockey India League here on Wednesday. Motivated by their 3-2 victory against the Wizards previously, the Warriors will be eyeing their second consecutive win against the home team and further add...
  • HIL: Kalinga Lancers' Gurjinder Singh handed two-match suspension February 2, 2015

    New Delhi: Kalinga Lancers' drag-flicker Gurjinder Singh was handed a two-match suspension on Monday for physically assaulting a Jaypee Punjab Warriors player during their Hockey India League (HIL) match at Bhubaneswar. The Disciplinary Committee of the HIL met on Monday to discuss the conduct of Gurjinder in Sunday's match between the...
  • Snapshot: Young Akhil Akkineni poses with Venkatesh and Telugu Warriors' new Celebrity Cricket League trophy February 2, 2015

    Look who's a daddy's boy! Young Telugu actor Akhil Akkineni posed with Venkatesh with the recently-won CCL trophy. The fifth season of Celebrity Cricket League (CCL) drew to a close today with the Telugu Warriors team wninning the finale at the Rajiv Gandhi Stadium in Uppal, Hyderabad. The Telugu Warriors...
  • Punjab Warriors beat Kalinga Lancers 2-1 in HIL February 1, 2015

    Bhubaneswar: Jaypee Punjab Warriors took over Kalinga Lancers 2-1 in a Hero Hockey India League match, here on Sunday. It was in the 24th minute that gritty Gurjinder Singh gave Kalinga Lancers a much awaited lead with a brilliant drag-flick. The third quarter proved to be a life line for the Punjab...
  • Punjab Warriors take on Kalinga Lancers in HIL January 31, 2015

    After a thumping 3-1 victory over arch-rivals Delhi Waveriders, Jaypee Punjab Warriors would look to carry on their winning momentum when they take on Kalinga Lancers in their Hockey India League match on Sunday. Having won against Kalinga Lancers, Uttar Pradesh Wizards and Delhi Waveriders, the Mohali side are in their...
  • Mark Knowles gets one match suspension, to miss Friday's HIL game January 29, 2015

    New Delhi: Jaypee Punjab Warriors will be without the services of their experienced midfielder Mark Knowles against Delhi Waveriders on Friday after the Australian was handed a one-match suspension for breaching the Hero Hockey India League (HIL) Code of Conduct. The Disciplinary Committee of HIL last night met to discuss the...
  • Delhi Waveriders take on Jaypee Punjab Warriors in HIL January 29, 2015

    New Delhi: Playing the first match on their home turf, defending champions Delhi Waveriders are all geared to take on Jaypee Punjab Warriors at the Major Dhyan Chand National Stadium on Friday. It is a repeat of last year's final of the Hockey India League (HIL) where the Waveriders defeated the...
  • HIL played a big part in Indian hockey's resurgence: Jamie Dwyer January 27, 2015

    Chandigarh: Legendary Australian striker Jamie Dwyer feels Hockey India League (HIL) has played a "big part" in the resurgence of the game in India, a country which has a rich history of eight Olympic gold medals. "The HIL has played a big part in the recent improvement of the Indian team....
  • Punjab Warriors beat Uttar Pradesh Wizards 3-2 in HIL January 26, 2015

    Punjab Warriors registered their second victory in this year's Hero Hockey India League (HIL), beating Uttar Pradesh Wizards 3-2 on Monday. Warriors got their goals from Varun Kumar (12th minute), SV Sunil (27th) and Sandeep Singh (42nd), while Wizards skipper VR Raghunath converted two penalty corners in the seventh and 53rd...
  • President confers gallantry awards on 83 IAF Air Warriors for showing exemplary courage January 26, 2015

    New Delhi: Eighty three Indian Air Force Air Warriors have been awarded Presidential Awards on the eve of Republic Day. This includes Param Vishist Seva Medal (PVSM) for six Air Marshals, Ati Vishist Seva Medal (AVSM) for two Air Marshals, four Air Vice Marshals and nine Air Commodores. Vayu Sena Medal...
  • Punjab Warriors beat Kalinga Lancers 4-2 in HIL January 25, 2015

    Mohali: Jaypee Punjab Warriors skipper Jamie Dwyer led from the front as his team put up a clinical performance defeating Kalinga Lancers 4-2 in a Hero Hockey India league match played under biting cold conditions, here on Sunday. Down 0-1 in the first quarter, the Warriors came back strongly and looked...
  • UP, Punjab aim to register first HIL win January 25, 2015

    Uttar Pradesh Wizards are all geared up to face Punjab Warriors in a Hockey India League (HIL) encounter on Monday. In their opening matches, where Wizards met Delhi Waveriders and Warriors played against Dabang Mumbai, both the teams played draws, splitting the points with their respective opponents. In the impending game on...
  • HIL 2015: Mumbai, Punjab play out exciting draw January 23, 2015

    Mumbai: Hosts Dabang Mumbai and last year's runners-up Punjab Warriors played out an exciting 3-3 draw in their opening game of the Hockey India League at the Mahindra Stadium on Friday. Mumbai went ahead twice only for Punjab to pull it back on both occasions and then the visitors took the...
  • HIL: New-look Dabang Mumbai take on Punjab Warriors in lung-opener January 22, 2015

    Mumbai: A new-look Dabang Mumbai, under a new city franchise-owning group, will clash with last year's losing finalists Jaypee Punjab Warriors in their opening game of 3rd Hockey India League at Mahindra Stadium here on Friday. The home team, owned by Doit Sports Management, appear strong on paper with an array...
  • Australians Dwyer, Dancer find HIL "best in the world" January 21, 2015

    Mumbai: Hockey India League (HIL) on Wednesday earned high praise from two Australians - player-turned-coach Barry Dancer and current international Jamie Dwyer - who hailed the franchise-based tournament, commencing on Thursday, as "the best in the world". "The quality is definitely up there. It is better than the Dutch competition. We...
  • Sidharth Malhotra turns 30; will feature in action-oriented roles this year January 16, 2015

    Mumbai: From a gullible rookie in "Student of the Year" to a lover out for vengeance in "Ek Villain", young and handsome actor Sidharth Malhotra, who turned 30 Friday, has proved his potential in each of his films. In the New Year, he will entertain audiences with his action and...
  • Rupinder Pal Singh keen to perform well in HIL December 26, 2014

    New Delhi: Bracing up for the third Hockey India League, penalty corner specialist Rupinder Pal Singh said he would aim to be a standout performer for his team, defending champions Delhi Waveriders. Playing for Delhi Waveriders consecutively for the third time, Rupinder is eagerly waiting to display his proficiency alongside an...
  • Jamie Dwyer hopes Punjab Warriors will be third time lucky in HIL December 20, 2014

    New Delhi: Australian great Jamie Dwyer is confident that his team Jaypee Punjab Warriors will go one better in the upcoming Hockey India League (HIL) and win the trophy. Besides Dwyer, Punjab boast of Jake Whetton at the forward line-up, Lucas Rey in the mid-field, Sandeep Singh, Christopher Ciriello, Mark Knowles...