Junior Men’s Hockey World Cup 2013

  • Hockey team flops at Junior Men's World Cup 16-12-2013 08:11 PM

    Widely tipped as favourites, India finished a lowly tenth out of 16 teams, with Germany retaining their junior hockey World Cup title. ...
  • Netherlands win bronze in Junior Hockey World Cup 15-12-2013 08:51 PM

    New Delhi: The Netherlands spanked Malaysia 7-2 to bag the bronze medal in the Junior Men's Hockey World Cup at the Major Dhyan Chand Stadium on Sunday. Last edition's silver medallists, Netherlands dished out a clinical performance to rout Malaysia in a lop-sided third-fourth place classification match. The Netherlands made...
  • India juniors have bright future despite failure in WC: Gregg Clark 13-12-2013 08:13 PM

    New Delhi: India might have failed to qualify for the quarter-finals of the ongoing Hero Junior Men's Hockey World Cup, but chief coach Gregg Clark feels his wards have a "bright future" despite them producing an inconsistent show in front of home crowd in the mega-event here. India had lost...
  • France set up historic Junior Hockey World Cup final date against Germany 13-12-2013 07:07 PM

    New Delhi: Unheralded French side on Friday set up a historic summit clash against defending champions Germany in the Hero Junior Men's Hockey World Cup to be played at the Major Dhyan Chand National Stadium here on Sunday. France scripted history by booking their berth in the summit clash of...
  • We'll treat the classification tie like any other game: Coach 12-12-2013 11:24 PM

    New Delhi: Out of the podium race in the Hero Junior Men's Hockey World Cup, India have a chance to redeem some pride with a win over arch-rivals Pakistan in the 9-10th place classification match but national coach Baljit Singh Saini today refused to treat the high-profile fixture as a...
  • France stun Belgium to enter semis of Junior Hockey World Cup 12-12-2013 05:40 PM

    New Delhi: Jean-Laurent Kierffer scored a brace as France stunned European champions Belgium 5-4 in a nail-biting encounter to enter the semi-finals of the ongoing Junior Men's Hokey World Cup on Thursday. In another quarter-final, The Netherlands eked out a hard-fought 3-2 win over New Zealand to progress to the...
  • Belgium confident of taking on France in Junior Hockey World Cup 11-12-2013 10:11 PM

    New Delhi: Belgium seem ready to take on France in the Hockey Junior World Cup quarter-final to be played at the Major Dhyan Chand National Stadium on Thursday. Belgium are full of confidence after defeating defending champions Germany in the league phase earlier. "The entry into the quarter-finals has motivated...
  • Looking to secure 9th position in junior hockey WC: Manpreet 11-12-2013 07:38 PM

    New Delhi: Keen to redeem some pride and finish inside the top 10 bracket, India team on Wednesday sweated it out during the practice session and worked on the strategies ahead of their 9th-12th classification match of the Hero Junior Men's Hockey World Cup against Argentina. India skipper Manpreet Singh...
  • Hockey India takes responsibility for India's ouster from junior WC 11-12-2013 02:16 PM

    New Delhi: Hockey India Secretary General Narinder Batra on Wednesday took moral "responsibility" for the country's early ouster from the FIH Junior Men's World Cup and apologised to the fans for letting them down. India crashed out of the quarter-final race of the ongoing World Cup after being held 3-3...
  • Our boys gave away the match to Koreans: Greg Clark 10-12-2013 11:05 PM

    New Delhi: India on Tuesday crashed out of the Junior Men's Hockey World Cup after being held to a 3-3 draw by Korea in their last pool match and a disappointed chief coach Greg Clark rued that his wards "gave away" the match. India were leading 3-1 at one stage...
  • Junior Men's Hockey World Cup: quarterfinals lineup 10-12-2013 10:15 PM

    New Delhi: League phase of the 10th FIH Junior Men's Hockey World Cup concluded on Tuesday with the last game in Pool C between India and Korea that saw the Koreans holding India to a 3-3 draw and reach the quarter-finals to complete the eight-team line-up. Tuesday saw the concluding...
  • Junior Hockey WC: Germany join Belgium in quarters, Pakistan out 10-12-2013 08:18 PM

    New Delhi: Germany made a statement why they are the defending World Champions by decimating minnows Egypt 6-0 in a Pool A clash to qualify for the quarter-finals of the Hockey Junior World Cup at the Major Dhyan Chand National Stadium on Tuesday. Pakistan, on the other hand, failed to...
  • Malaysia finish on top of Pool D, NZ 2nd in Junior Men's Hockey WC 09-12-2013 10:17 PM

    New Delhi: An impressive Malaysia scored two goals on either side of the break to shut the door on England with a 4-2 win in their last league encounter at the Junior Men's Hockey World Cup at the Major Dhyan Chand Stadium on Monday. The win also enabled Malaysians to...
  • Only a win over Korea will take India to Junior Hockey WC quarters 09-12-2013 07:47 PM

    New Delhi: At three points each and with just one game to play, India and Korea can't afford to lose when the two Asian hockey giants meet in the crucial Pool C encounter of the Junior Men's Hockey World Cup here on Tuesday. India came back in contention with a...
  • We are geared up for Korea, says India junior hockey captain 09-12-2013 07:47 PM

    New Delhi: India captain Manpreet Singh said Monday that his boys are ready to take on South Korea in their do-or-die last group match of the Hockey Junior World Cup at the Major Dhyan Chand National Stadium here Tuesday. While the Netherlands are already through to the quarter-finals from Pool...
  • Australia beat France 20 to finish on top in Pool B 09-12-2013 06:20 PM

    New Delhi: Australia scored two second half goals to beat France 2-0 and end their pool engagements on an unbeaten note in the Hero Junior Men's Hockey World Cup at the Major Dhyan Chand Stadium, here Monday. By virtue of three wins from as many games, Australia finished on top...
  • Uniform setup will help India, Pakistan hockey: Tahir Zaman 09-12-2013 06:02 PM

    New Delhi: Pakistan hockey great Tahir Zaman believes if India and his country could work out a uniform sub-continental coaching structure and manual, both could benefit immensely branding their own unique hockey style. Zaman, who played a key role in Pakistan's 1994 Sydney World Cup victory, said the Indian and...
  • We'll come up with our best show against Korea: India coach 08-12-2013 08:53 PM

    New Delhi: India face a must-win situation in their last pool match against Korea if they wish to progress to the knockout stage of the ongoing Hero FIH Junior Men's World Cup and the home team's chief coach Greg Clark today said his wards will give their best in the...
  • Australia, France book quarterfinal berth in Junior Hockey WC 08-12-2013 07:35 PM

    New Delhi: Australia and France made the quarter-finals of the Hero FIH Junior Men's World Cup after registering contrasting victories in their respective Pool B matches on Sunday at the Major Dhyan Chand National Stadium here. While Australia blanked Spain 2-0, France rallied to eke out a laborious 3-2 win...
  • We deserved to win, says India junior hockey coach 07-12-2013 11:33 PM

    New Delhi: India's chief coach Greg Clark begs to differ with his Canadian counterpart that the hosts were lucky to earn the 3-2 win Saturday, saying his wards were the deserving winner in the Pool C encounter as they completely dominated the match. It was a hard-earned victory for India...
  • Junior Hockey WC: Gurjinder winner revives India with win over Canada 07-12-2013 09:51 PM

    New Delhi: A nervous India were made to wait until the 69th minute, when a penalty corner after a video referral gave Gurjinder Singh the chance to send home the winner and keep India's chances to reach the quarter-finals alive with a 3-2 win in a Pool C encounter of...
  • Germany thrash Pakistan 61 in Junior Men's Hockey World Cup 07-12-2013 06:21 PM

    New Delhi: Christopher Ruhr scored a hat-trick as Germany thrashed Pakistan 6-1 in their Pool A match of the Hero FIH Junior Men's World Cup at Major Dhyan Chand National Stadium here Saturday. Besides Ruhr, Lukas Windfeder, Alexander Schollkopf and Niklas Bruns netted once each. In another Pool A match...
  • Junior Hockey WC: Indian coach bullish about quarters berth 06-12-2013 11:42 PM

    New Delhi: India's chief coach Greg Clark was bullish about his team's quarter-final chances in the FIH Junior Hockey World Cup despite losing 2-3 to Netherlands in their opening pool match, here on Friday. Clark said his wards "very well know" what they need to do to progress to knock-out...
  • India will be a tough team to beat: Canada coach 06-12-2013 06:01 PM

    New Delhi: Canada coach Paul Bundy on Friday said India will be a tough team to beat when the two sides clash at the Hockey Junior World Cup on Saturday. Bundy looked disappointed after his side was thrashed by South Korea 4-7 in the Pool C opener at the Major...
  • Belgium junior hockey coach wants to face Germany 05-12-2013 06:03 PM

    New Delhi: Belgium coach Philippe Goldberg on Thursday said his boys are eager to take on defending champions Germany when the Hockey Junior World Cup kicks off at the Major Dhyan Chand National Stadium here. "The team is eager to play their first match on Friday after the regular training...
  • Will give tough competition to Korea, says Canada junior hockey coach 05-12-2013 05:26 PM

    New Delhi: Canada coach Paul Bundy on Thursday said they are looking to give tough competition to South Korea in their Hockey Junior World Cup opener at the Major Dhyan Chand National Stadium here on Friday. Post their morning practice session here on Thursday, the Canadian team looked motivated and...
  • Aiming for a top3 finish in Junior World Cup Hockey: Pakistan captain 03-12-2013 11:53 PM

    New Delhi: Pakistan captain Umar Bhutta said that the former champions are determined to finish among top-three in the Junior World Cup Hockey that will be played here at the Major Dhyan Chand National Stadium from Friday. Pakistan, who were champions in the inaugural edition in 1979, are in tough...
  • Korea looking forward to game against India in Junior Hockey World Cup 03-12-2013 06:31 PM

    New Delhi: Korea coach Kim Young Kyu Tuesday said that his team was looking forward to play against hosts India in their Pool C league match in the upcoming Hockey Junior World Cup starting here on Friday. The Korean team, which Tuesday went through a systematic training session at the...
  • Germany determined to retain junior World Cup hockey crown 02-12-2013 09:02 PM

    New Delhi: Germany are determined to defend their title and extend their record to six in the Junior Hockey World Cup at the Major Dhyan Chand National Stadium on December 6-15. Germany are in Pool A with Pakistan, who were champions in the inaugural edition in 1979, Belgium and Egypt....
  • We're here to win hearts, says Pakistan junior hockey coach 02-12-2013 07:23 PM

    New Delhi: Pakistan junior hockey team's coach Mohammed Danish Kaleem says his boys are here to "win Indian hearts" and in the process play well to win the Junior World Cup, starting here at the Major Dhyan Chand National Stadium Dec 6-15. "Pakistan are here to win Indian hearts, our...