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

Malaysia knock India out of HWL Semi-Finals

    Updated On : Jun 22,2017   10:02 pm
London, June 22 (IANS) Rahim Razie struck a brace as Malaysia defeated India 3-2 in the quarter-finals of the Hockey World League (HWL) Semi-Finals here on Thursday. View More..

Women's hockey squad named for HWL Semi Final

    Updated On : Jun 21,2017   5:08 pm
New Delhi, June 21 (IANS) Hockey India (HI) on Wednesday announced an 18-member womens squad for the Hockey World League (HWL) Semi Final, to be held between July 8 to 23 in Johannesburg. View More..

Oltmans warns India against complacency vs Malaysia in QF

    Updated On : Jun 21,2017   3:44 pm
London, June 21 (IANS) On the eve of their quarter-finals match against lower-ranked Malaysia in the ongoing Hockey World League Semi Final tournament here, India's chief coach Roelant Oltmans on Wednesday warned his side against any complacency when they take the field. View More..

Netherlands thump India 3-1 to top pool B in HWL SemiFinal

    Updated On : Jun 20,2017   9:18 pm
London, June 20 (IANS) India were outclassed 1-3 by Netherlands and finished second in Pool B of the Hockey World League (HWL) SemiFinal here on Tuesday. View More..

FIH disowns Batra's comment on Sardar affair

    Updated On : Jun 19,2017   10:18 pm
London, June 19 (IANS) The International Hockey Federation (FIH) on Monday distanced itself from its chief Narinder Batra's criticism of the UK police for summoning former India captain Sardar Singh in connection with an year-old sexual assault case. View More..

India brace up for Dutch test in HWL SemiFinal (Preview)

    Updated On : Jun 19,2017   5:04 pm
London, June 19 (IANS) Having already secured their berth in the quarter-finals, India will face their first big test when they take on higher-ranked Netherlands in their final Pool B game of the Hockey World League (HWL) SemiFinal here on Tuesday. View More..

HWL Semi Final: India rout Pakistan 7-1 to enter quarters

    Updated On : Jun 18,2017   9:14 pm
London, June 18 (IANS) Penalty corner specialist Harmanpreet Singh and forwards Talwinder Singh and Akashdeep Singh scored a brace apiece as a relentless India flayed Pakistan 7-1 in a Pool B clash to storm into the quarter-finals of the Hockey World League (HWL) Semi Final here on Sunday. View More..

HWL Semi Final: India rout Pakistan to enter quarters

    Updated On : Jun 18,2017   8:14 pm
London, June 18 (IANS) Penalty corner specialist Harmanpreet Singh and forwards Talwinder Singh and Akashdeep Singh scored a brace apiece as India flayed Pakistan 7-1 in a Pool B clash to storm into the quarter-finals of the Hockey World League (HWL) Semi Final here on Sunday. View More..

India crush Canada 3-0 ahead of Pakistan clash in HWL Semi Final

    Updated On : Jun 17,2017   8:22 pm
London, June 17 (IANS) India put up an impressive first-half display to dismantle Canada 3-0 for their second consecutive victory in the Hockey World League (HWL) Semi Final Pool B here on Saturday. View More..

Kohli wishes Indian hockey team ahead of Pakistan HWL clash

    Updated On : Jun 17,2017   7:26 pm
London, June 17 (IANS) On Sunday while all eyes will be on the ICC Champions Trophy final between India and Pakistan at The Oval, a few kilometers away at the Lee Valley Hockey and Tennis Centre, the arch-rivals will be seen battling it out in a Group stage ongoing Hockey World League (HWL) Semi Final. View More..

Oltmans demands more aggression against Canada, Pakistan in HWL Semi Final

    Updated On : Jun 16,2017   6:20 pm
London, June 16 (IANS) High on confidence after an impressive 4-1 win against Scotland, Indian men's hockey team chief coach Roelant Oltmans wants the side to "bring in more aggression" when they face a determined Canada and unpredictable Pakistan in two Pool B clashes of the Hockey World League (HWL) Semi Final on Saturday and Sunday respectively. View More..

India thrash Scotland in HWL tie

    Updated On : Jun 15,2017   9:26 pm
London, June 15 (IANS) Ramandeep Singh scored twice as India thrashed Scotland 4-1 to start their campaign at the Hockey World League (HWL) Semi-Final on a rousing note here on Thursday. View More..

India thrash Scotland in HWL tie

    Updated On : Jun 15,2017   8:12 pm
London, June 15 (IANS) Ramandeep Singh scored twice as India thrashed Scotland 4-1 to start their campaign at the Hockey World League (HWL) Semi-Final on a rousing note here on Thursday. View More..

Rupinder, Uthappa ruled out, but India confident ahead of HWL Semi Final

    Updated On : Jun 14,2017   7:26 pm
London, June 14 (IANS) High on confidence despite missing out on two experienced players on the eve of the Hockey World League (HWL) Semi-Final, India are expected to face an easy task when they take on minnows Scotland in their first match in Pool B here on Thursday. View More..

Rupinder, Uthappa to miss HWL Semi Final

    Updated On : Jun 14,2017   1:46 pm
London, June 14 (IANS) Experienced defender Rupinder Pal Singh and midfielder S.K. Uthappa have been ruled out of the Indian squad for the Hockey World League Semi Final scheduled to begin here on Thursday. View More..

33 players named for junior women's hockey national camp

    Updated On : Jun 13,2017   4:44 pm
New Delhi, June 13 (IANS) Hockey India (HI) on Tuesday named 33 players for the junior women's national camp after intensive selection trials conducted under the watchful eyes of High Performance Director David John. View More..

33 players named for junior hockey national camp

    Updated On : Jun 10,2017   6:04 pm
Bengaluru, June 10 (IANS) Hockey India (HI) on Saturday named 33 players, born after January 1, 1999, for the junior men's national camp after last week's selection trials at the Sports Authority of India (SAI) Centre here. View More..

Germany overpower India to win 3-Nations hockey tournament

    Updated On : Jun 06,2017   6:54 pm
Dusseldorf (Germany), June 6 (IANS) Hosts Germany overpowered India 2-0 in an action-packed encounter here on Tuesday to end their campaign at the 3-Nations Invitational hockey tournament as winners. View More..

Hockey: Harmanpreet's brace helps India beat Belgium

    Updated On : Jun 05,2017   9:18 pm
Dusseldorf (Germany), June 5 (IANS) Indias drag-flick sensation Harmanpreet Singh scored twice to ensure that India beat Belgium 3-2 in a battle of nerves at the Three Nations Invitational hockey tournament here on Monday. View More..

Hockey: India, Germany play 2-2 draw

    Updated On : Jun 04,2017   12:08 am
Dusseldorf (Germany), June 4 (IANS) India's hockey team settled for a 2-2 draw against Germany in a high voltage encounter at the 3 Nations Invitational Tournament here on Saturday. View More..