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

Indian hockey teams end year on 6th and 10th spots

    Updated On : Dec 12,2017   8:02 pm
Lausanne, Dec 12 (IANS) India's men and women's hockey teams remained in the sixth and 10th positions respectively in the rankings revealed by the International Hockey Federation (FIH) on Tuesday. View More..

HWL Final: Australia beat Argentina to clinch title

    Updated On : Dec 10,2017   9:46 pm
Bhubaneswar, Dec 10 (IANS) Drag-flicker Blake Govers struck two minutes from time as defending champions Australia edged past Argentina 2-1 to win the title in the Hockey World League (HWL) Final at the Kalinga Stadium here on Sunday. View More..

Odisha government announces cash rewards for Indian hockey players

    Updated On : Dec 10,2017   9:18 pm
Bhubaneswar, Dec 10 (IANS) The Odisha government on Sunday announced a Rs 10 lakh cash prize for each Indian hockey player who was part of the team that won the bronze medal by beating Germany in the Hockey World League final at Kalinga Stadium here. View More..

HWL Final: India overcome depleted Germany to pocket bronze

    Updated On : Dec 10,2017   8:46 pm
Bhubaneswar, Dec 10 (IANS) India toiled hard for a 2-1 win over a depleted but resilient German side in the bronze medal playoff of the Hockey World League (HWL) Final at the Kalinga Stadium here on Sunday. View More..

HWL Final: India overcome depleted Germany to pocket bronze

    Updated On : Dec 10,2017   7:16 pm
Bhubaneswar, Dec 10 (IANS) India toiled hard for a 2-1 win over a depleted but resilient German side in the bronze-medal playoff of the Hockey World League (HWL) Final at the Kalinga Stadium here on Sunday. View More..

HWL Final: India overcome depleted Germany to pocket bronze

    Updated On : Dec 10,2017   6:58 pm
Bhubaneswar, Dec 10 (IANS) India toiled hard for a 2-1 win over a depleted but resilient German side in the bronze-medal playoff of the Hockey World League (HWL) Final at the Kalinga Stadium here on Sunday. View More..

HWL Final: Australia crush depleted Germany to reach final

    Updated On : Dec 09,2017   9:42 pm
Bhubaneswar, Dec 9 (IANS) Defending champions Australia moved past a depleted German side 3-0 on Saturday to set-up a title clash against Olympic 2016 champions Argentina in the Hockey World League (HWL) Final here. View More..

HWL Final: Argentina beat India to reach final

    Updated On : Dec 08,2017   9:36 pm
Bhubaneswar, Dec 8 (IANS) Olympic 2016 champions Argentina rode on a penalty corner strike by Gonzalo Peillat to defeat India 1-0 in the semi-finals of the Hockey World League Final here on Friday. View More..

HWL Final: Argentina beat India in semis

    Updated On : Dec 08,2017   9:04 pm
Bhubaneswar, Dec 8 (IANS) Argentina rode on a penalty corner strike by Gonzalo Peillat to defeat India 1-0 in the semi-finals of the Hockey World League Final here on Friday. View More..

HWL Final: Argentina to face India in semis; Germany advance

    Updated On : Dec 07,2017   10:04 pm
Bhubaneswar, Dec 7 (IANS) Argentina defeated England 3-2 to set up a semi-final against hosts India, while Germany edged past the Netherlands 4-3 via penalty shootout to advance at the Hockey World League (HWL) Final here on Thursday. View More..

HWL Final: Chikte shines as India pip Belgium to enter semis

    Updated On : Dec 06,2017   10:44 pm
Bhubaneswar, Dec 6 (IANS) Goalkeeper Akash Chikte put up a superlative show as India edged past Olympic silver medallists Belgium 3-2 via penalty shootout to enter the semi-finals of the FIH Hockey World League (HWL) Final here on Wednesday. View More..

HWL Final: India pip Belgium to enter semis

    Updated On : Dec 06,2017   9:28 pm
Bhubaneswar, Dec 6 (IANS) Goalkeeper Akash Chikte put up a superlative show as India edged past Belgium 3-2 via penalty shootout to enter the semi-finals of the FIH Hockey World League (HWL) Final here on Wednesday. View More..

Belgium, Spain win at Hockey World League final

    Updated On : Dec 05,2017   9:38 pm
Bhubaneswar, Dec 5 (IANS) Belgium and Spain registered contrasting wins in their respective Pool A matches at the Hockey World League Final here on Tuesday. View More..

Spain beat Argentina at Hockey World League Final

    Updated On : Dec 05,2017   8:18 pm
Bhubaneswar, Dec 5 (IANS) Spain rode on a couple of late goals to beat Argentina 2-1 in a Pool A match of the Hockey World League Final here on Tuesday. View More..

Germany's 2-0 win keeps India winless in HWL Final

    Updated On : Dec 04,2017   9:56 pm
Bhubaneswar, Dec 4 (IANS) India remained winless as they ended their Pool B campaign of the Hockey World League (HWL) Final with a 0-2 loss to European powerhouse Germany here on Monday. View More..

Argentina earn dramatic draw at Hockey World League Final

    Updated On : Dec 03,2017   10:04 pm
Bhubaneswar, Dec 3 (IANS) Argentina staged a dramatic late fight back to hold Netherlands to a 3-3 draw in a Pool A match of the Hockey World League Final here on Sunday evening. View More..

Argentina earn dramatic draw at Hockey World League Final

    Updated On : Dec 03,2017   9:46 pm
Bhubaneswar, Dec 3 (IANS) Argentina staged a dramatic late fightback to hold Netherlands to a 3-3 draw in a Pool A match of the Hockey World League Final here on Sunday evening. View More..

Ward brace helps England beat India 3-2 in HWL Final

    Updated On : Dec 02,2017   9:44 pm
Bhubaneswar, Dec 2 (IANS) Samuel Ward struck a brace as England foiled an Indian fight-back to win 3-2 in a match of the Hockey World League (HWL) Final at the Kalinga Stadium here on Saturday. View More..

HWL Final: India show defensive solidity, play 1-1 draw against Australia

    Updated On : Dec 01,2017   9:58 pm
Bhubaneswar, Dec 1 (IANS) India opened their Hockey World League (HWL) Final campaign with a resolute 1-1 draw against defending champions Australia at the Kalinga Stadium here on Friday. View More..

Hockey World League Final begins in Bhubaneswar

    Updated On : Dec 01,2017   8:44 pm
Bhubaneswar, Dec 1 (IANS) The Hockey World League (HWL) Final began at the Kalinga Stadium here on Friday with Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik inaugurating the tournament, where the best eight teams in the world will battle for supremacy. View More..