Hockey in India

Indian-Hockey-Field-Team

  Hockey is the National Game of India. Hockey India is the Assistance of Sports Authority of India and Department of Sports, Government of India, has drawn out a long term development programme to train players and to provide overseas exposure besides regular international competition.

  Hockey in India has two teams Men Hockey Team and Women Hockey Team.The men hockey team was the successful team . The men's team was the first European team to be part of the International hockey federation. And in Olympic it won 8 Gold, one silver and 2 bronze medals. The tem won the first gold medal in Olympics in the year of 1928.In Olympics India team was unbeaten it won six gold medals in a row. Indian-Women-Hockey-Team

  The Indian women's Hockey team won three gold medals in 2002 Common Wealth games. They were Referred to as Golden Girl's for winning the Asia's Cup in the year of 2004. On June 27, 2009, India Women's team became the first winner of the women's Champions Challenge two in hockey history after they defeated Belgium 6-3 in the final in Kazan, Russia.

Hockey News

Indian Hockey Committee organised some tournaments in india.

Indian Hockey Committe Tournaments

  • All India MCC Murugappa Gold Cup Hockey Tournament, Chennai[T.N]

  • All India Gurmeet Memorial Hockey Tournament, Chandigarh[Punjab]

  • IndianOil Surjit Hockey Tournament, Jalandhar[Punjab]

  • All India Chhatrapati Shivaji Hockey Tournament, Delhi

  • All India Aagha Khan Hockey Tournament, Mumbai[Maharashtra]

  • All India Bombay Gold Cup Hockey Tournament, Mumbai[Maharashtra]

  • All India Obaidullah Khan Gold Cup Hockey Tournament, Bhopal[M.P.]

  • All India Jawaharlal Nehru Hockey Tournament, Delhi

  • All India Lal Bahadur Shastri Hockey Tournament, Delhi

  • All India Sanjay Hockey Tournament, Delhi

  • All India K D singh Babu Memorial Invitational Prize Money Hockey Tournament, Lucknow[U.P.]

  • All India Ramesh Chander Memorial Hockey Tournament, Jalandhar[Punjab]

  • All India Liberals Hockey Tournament, Nabha

  • Indian-Hockey-Team-Incheon
  • All India Shri Shadilal Rajendra Lal Memorial Hockey Tournament, Shamli[U.P.]

  • All India Indira Gold Cup Hockey Tournament, Jammu[J & K]

  • All India Beighton Cup Hockey Tournament, Kolkata[W.B]

  • All India G.P.Kuppuswami Naidu Hockey Tournament, Kovilpatti[T.N.]

  • Senior National Hockey Tournament

  • Junior National Hockey Tournament

  • Sub-junior National Hockey Tournament

  • Amarjeet Singh Bola Memorial Hockey Tournament Chakdana,Nawanshahr,Punjab

  • Bundel Khand All India Hockey Tournament, Charkhari Mahoba (U.P.)

  • Republic All India Hockey Tournament, Katni, M.P.

  • All India Hockey Tournament,Damoh,M.P.

  • All India Hockey Tournament,Indore,M.P.

  • All India Hockey Tournament,Mhow,M.P.

  • All India Hockey Tournament,Ujjain,M.P.

  • Indian-Ice-Hockey-Team
  • All India Hockey Tournament,Tikamgarh,M.P.

  • All India Hockey Tournament,Ratlam,M.P.

  • All India Hockey Tournament,Khargon,M.P.

  • All India Hockey Tournament,Hoshangabad,M.P.

  • All India Hockey Tournament,Balaghat,M.P.

  • Bhagat Singh All India Hockey Tournament,Gwalior,M.P.

  • Kodava Hockey Festival

  • Dr. B.R.Ambedkar All India Hockey Tournament(under-16 Boys),Nagpur

  • Mahanth Raja Sarweshwer Das memoriol All India Hockey Tournament,Rajnandgaon,C.G.

Medals of Indian Field Hockey Team

Tournament Gold Silver Bronze Total
Olympic 8 1 2 11
Asian Games 2 9 2 13
Asia Cup 2 4 1 7
World Cup 1 1 1 3
Champions Trophy 0 0 1 1

CWG: Indian teams lose bronze medal matches (Hockey Roundup)

    Updated On : Apr 14,2018   7:52 pm
Gold Coast, April 14 (IANS) The Indian hockey teams failed to etch their names in the medals column as both the men's and women's team lost to England in their respective bronze medal matches at the 21st Commonwealth Games here on Saturday. View More..

CWG: Indian men's hockey team loses bronze medal playoff

    Updated On : Apr 14,2018   6:08 pm
Gold Coast (Australia), April 14 (IANS) India's men's hockey team lost 1-2 to England in the bronze medal playoff at the 21st Commonwealth Games here on Saturday. View More..

Indian men's hockey team loses bronze medal playoff

    Updated On : Apr 14,2018   4:12 pm
Gold Coast, April 14 (IANS) India's men's hockey team lost 1-2 to England in the bronze medal playoff at the 21st Commonwealth Games here on Saturday. View More..

CWG: Indian women lose hockey bronze to England

    Updated On : Apr 14,2018   12:02 pm
Gold Coast (Australia), April 14 (IANS) India suffered a 0-6 thrashing to England in the play-off for the bronze medal in the women's hockey competition at the 21st Commonwealth Games (CWG) here on Staurday. View More..

CWG: Indian women lose hockey bronze to England

    Updated On : Apr 14,2018   8:36 am
Gold Coast (Australia), April 14 (IANS) India suffered a 0-6 thrashing to England in the play-off for the bronze medal in the women's hockey competition at the 21st Commonwealth Games (CWG) here on Staurday. View More..

CWG: India's men's hockey team loses to New Zealand in semis

    Updated On : Apr 13,2018   7:06 pm
Gold Coast (Australia), April 13 (IANS) The Indian men's hockey team failed to recover from a poor start, losing to New Zealand 2-3 in a semi-final of the 21st Commonwealth Games (CWG) here on Friday. View More..

India's women's hockey team loses to Australia in semis

    Updated On : Apr 12,2018   8:38 pm
Gold Coast (Australia), April 12 (IANS) India's women's hockey team lost 0-1 to defending champions Australia in a semi-final clash of the 21st Commonwealth Games here on Thursday. View More..

India's women's hockey team loses to Australia in semis

    Updated On : Apr 12,2018   6:38 pm
Gold Coast, April 12 (IANS) India's women's hockey team lost 0-1 to defending champions Australia in a semi-final of the 21st Commonwealth Games here on Thursday. View More..

CWG: Shooters add three more medals, Mary Kom in final as boxers, shuttlers, paddlers shine (Overall Roundup)

    Updated On : Apr 11,2018   9:16 pm
Gold Coast, April 11 (IANS) Indian shooters extended their purple patch as Shreyasi Singh won gold in the women's Double Trap event, Ankur Mittal and Om Mitharwal bagged bronze in their respective men's categories, while star boxer M.C. Mary Kom (48kg) stormed into the final and the men's hockey team scored a thrilling win over England. The badminton, table tennis and squash teams had a satisfactory day at the 21st Commonwealth Games here on Wednesday. View More..

CWG: India stun England to top Pool B

    Updated On : Apr 11,2018   6:24 pm
Gold Coast (Australia), April 11 (IANS) The Indian men's hockey team scored two goals in the final three minutes to overcome England 4-3 in a thrilling match to top Pool B and enter the semi-finals of the 21st Commonwealth Games here on Wednesday. View More..

CWG: India stun England to top Pool B

    Updated On : Apr 11,2018   5:22 pm
Gold Coast (Australia), April 11 (IANS) The Indian men's hockey team scored two goals in the final three minutes to overcome England 4-3 in a thrilling match to top Pool B and enter the semi-finals of the 21st Commonwealth Games here on Wednesday. View More..

CWG: Indian teams qualify for semi-finals (Hockey Roundup)

    Updated On : Apr 10,2018   7:42 pm
Gold Coast, April 10 (IANS) It was a field day for Indian men's and women's hockey teams as they defeated Malaysia 2-1 and South Africa 1-0 respectively to enter the semi-finals at the 21st Commonwealth Games (CWG) here on Tuesday. View More..

CWG: Indian women's hockey team enters semis

    Updated On : Apr 10,2018   6:26 pm
Gold Coast, April 10 (IANS) The Indian women's hockey team defeated South Africa 1-0 in its final Pool A game on Tuesday to enter the semi-finals of the event at the 21st Commonwealth Games (CWG) here. View More..

CWG: India's women's hockey team enters semis

    Updated On : Apr 10,2018   4:34 pm
Gold Coast, April 10 (IANS) The Indian women's hockey team defeated South Africa 1-0 in its final Pool A game on Tuesday to enter the semi-finals of the event at the 21st Commonwealth Games (CWG) here. View More..

CWG: India beat Malaysia, enter men's hockey semis

    Updated On : Apr 10,2018   10:46 am
Gold Coast (Australia), April 10 (IANS) India qualified for the semi-finals of the men's hockey tournament after defeating Malaysia 2-1 in a Pool B match at the 21st Commonwealth Games (CWG) here on Tuesday. View More..

CWG: India beat Malaysia, enter men's hockey semis

    Updated On : Apr 10,2018   7:48 am
Gold Coast (Australia), April 10 (IANS) India qualified for the semi-finals of the men's hockey tournament after defeating Malaysia 2-1 in a Pool B match at the 21st Commonwealth Games (CWG) here on Tuesday. View More..

CWG: India beat Malaysia in men's hockey

    Updated On : Apr 10,2018   6:34 am
Gold Coast (Australia), April 10 (IANS) India defeated Malaysia 2-1 in a Pool B match of the men's hockey tournament at the 21st Commonwealth Games (CWG) here on Tuesday. View More..

Want AbRam to play hockey for India: Shah Rukh Khan

    Updated On : Apr 09,2018   4:46 pm
Kolkata, April 9 (IANS) Bollywood superstar Shah Rukh Khan, who essayed the role of a hockey coach in "Chak De! India", wants his youngest son AbRam to play the sport for India. View More..

Vivek, Salima to lead Indian hockey teams at Youth Olympic qualifiers

    Updated On : Apr 09,2018   1:26 pm
New Delhi, April 9 (IANS) Hockey India (HI)on Monday announced Vievek Sagar Prasad and Salima Tete as skippers of the junior men and women's teams respectively for the upcoming Youth Olympic Games qualifiers starting April 25 in Bangkok. View More..

CWG: India's hockey teams enjoy success on day 4 (Hockey Roundup)

    Updated On : Apr 08,2018   6:56 pm
Gold Coast (Australia), April 8 (IANS) India's men's and women's hockey teams enjoyed a successful Sunday as they beat their opponents in the pool stages of the 21st Commonwealth Games here on Sunday. View More..