YUVRAJ WALMIKI

  • India beat Bangladesh 51 to win hockey Test series August 8, 2014

    New Delhi: The Indian Men's Hockey team continued their rampaging run as they thrashed Bangladesh 51 in their second match to clinch the threematch Test series played at Dhaka on Friday. This victory brings with itself the serieswin against Bangladesh and India now expects a clean sweep by winning the third...
  • Walmiki replaces injured Thimmaiah in India's Hockey World Cup squad May 27, 2014

    Indian men's hockey team has suffered yet another blow as forward Nikkin Thimmaiah has been ruled out of the upcoming Hockey World Cup, following a hamstring pull on the right side. Doctors diagnosed a tear in hamstring muscle and have advised Thimmaiah a complete bed rest of four weeks. Yuvraj Walmiki...
  • Punjab Warriors to face Delhi Waveriders in HIL final February 22, 2014

    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, before...
  • HIL: Yuvraj Walmiki's lone goal guides Delhi to 2nd final February 22, 2014

    Ranchi: Yuvraj Walmiki scored the all-important winner to guide Delhi Waveriders to the summit clash of the second edition of the Hero Hockey India League in the floodlit Astroturf Hockey Stadium here on Saturday. Walmiki scored a field goal in the 15th minute in front a packed 6,000 capacity stadium to...
  • HIL: Rajpal strikes twice as Delhi Waveriders beat Mumbai Magicians February 15, 2014

    Mumbai: Rajpal Singh's double strike helped Delhi Waveriders thrash Mumbai Magicians 53 in the second edition of the Hockey India League at the Mumbai Hockey Association Stadium here on Saturday. The tabletoppers, Delhi Waveriders, took the lead in the third minute with striker Yuvraj Walmiki, who deflected the ball at the...
  • Delhi Waveriders beat Mumbai Magicians 21 to extend lead in HIL February 6, 2014

    New Delhi: Delhi Waveriders bagged five points from their 21 win over Mumbai Magicians at the Major Dhyan Chand National Stadium here on Thursday to extend their lead on top of the Hockey India League (HIL) standings. The Waveriders now sit pretty on top of the standings with 24 points from...
  • Hockey: Yuvraj Walmiki returns as India announce squad for HWL Final January 8, 2014

    New Delhi: Forward Yuvraj Walmiki made a comeback to India colours as Hockey India announced an 18man squad for the Hockey World League (HWL) Final to be played in the capital's Major Dhyan Chand National Stadium from January 1018. The team, led by captain Sardar Singh, also includes young forward Affan...
  • HIL: Gutsy Ranchi hold Delhi to a 22 draw January 30, 2013

    New Delhi: The Hockey India League battle between the tabletoppers lived up to its billing with a keenly contested match that saw Ranchi Rhinos come from behind to hold league leaders Delhi Waveriders to a 22 draw. Delhi maintained their unbeaten run with this draw that took their points tally...
  • How India made it to Champions Trophy hockey semis December 7, 2012

    New Delhi: Ranked No. 11 in the world and buried at the rock bottom of the standings at the London Olympics, Indian hockey bit the bullet before announcing the squad to tour Australia. And a fortnight later, bosses at Hockey India will have a rare smile on their face as...
  • I want to captain India one day: Yuvraj Walmiki November 9, 2012

    New Delhi: The young Indian striker Yuvraj Walmiki has put the disappointment of missing the London Olympics behind him to storm back into the blue uniform for the Champions Trophy in Australia. In a team where seven of the experience legs have been shown the door, Walmiki comes back as a...
  • HI announces 16member Olympic hockey squad June 12, 2012

    New Delhi: Hockey India on Monday announced India's 16member men's hockey squad for the London Olympics, ending days of speculation. But as expected, the squad is without any major surprises. To be led by goalkeeper Bharat Chetri, only two changes were made from the squad that finished third in the Sultan...