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

Halappa reckons scientific approach in hockey training helping teams

    Updated On : Mar 24,2017   7:22 pm
Bengaluru, March 24 (IANS) The Indian hockey teams, both senior and junior, have made rapid progress in the past two years and much of this success needs to be attributed to the new approach adopted in terms of modernised and scientific training, feels men's team assistant coach Arjun Halappa. View More..

Rani confident of a good show at women's Hockey World League Round 2

    Updated On : Mar 23,2017   5:40 pm
New Delhi, March 23 (IANS) Buoyed after a 5-0 whitewash of Belarus earlier this month, the Indian women's hockey team skipper Rani Rampal on Thursday said she is confident of a top finish at the Hockey World League (HWL) Round 2, starting on April 1 in West Vancouver. View More..

Hockey: Rest of India overpower PSPB 4-1

    Updated On : Mar 19,2017   9:52 pm
Bhubaneswar, March 19 (IANS) Rest of India (RoI) put up a dominant second-half show to thump Petroleum Sports Promotion Board (PSPB) 4-1 in a thrilling exhibition hockey match at the Kalinga Stadium here on Sunday. View More..

India is getting close to top sides, feels hockey coach Oltmans

    Updated On : Mar 16,2017   8:58 pm
Bengaluru, March 16 (IANS) Indian men's hockey team chief coach Roelant Oltmans on Thursday said foreign teams now consider India as a serious competitor and it is time for the P.R. Sreejesh-led side to show the world what they are capable of. View More..

Hockey India ropes in four scientific advisors

    Updated On : Mar 14,2017   4:08 pm
New Delhi, March 14 (IANS) Hockey India (HI) has appointed Scott Conway, Patrick Lombard, Robin Anthony Webster Arkell, and Daniel Barry as scientific advisors for senior and junior men's and women's teams, it was announced on Tuesday. View More..

Hockey India ropes in four scientific advisors

    Updated On : Mar 14,2017   3:26 pm
New Delhi, March 14 (IANS) Hockey India (HI) has appointed Scott Conway, Patrick Lombard, Robin Anthony Webster Arkell, Daniel Barry as scientific advisors for senior and junior men's and women's teams, it was announced on Tuesday. View More..

Indian hockey eves celebrate Holi

    Updated On : Mar 13,2017   6:36 pm
Bhopal, March 13 (IANS) The Indian women's hockey squad, which is gearing up for the all-important Hockey Women's World League (HWL) Round 2 in Canada were put through the grind on Monday morning under the watchful eyes of chief coach Sjoerd Marijne. But no sooner than the gruelling session came to an end, the girls indulged in a splash of colours to celebrate the festivities of Holi. View More..

Hockey India rewards HIL performers in National Camp at Bengaluru

    Updated On : Mar 10,2017   4:18 pm
New Delhi, March 10 (IANS) Hockey India on Friday rewarded players who impressed in the Hockey India league (HIL) when it named the 33-member core probables list for the national camp, starting March 14 at the Sports Authority of India (SAI) complex in Bengaluru. View More..

Women's hockey ex-captain Ritu Rani comes out of retirement

    Updated On : Mar 09,2017   5:22 pm
New Delhi, March 9 (IANS) Former Indian women's hockey captain Ritu Rani ended her premature retirement and on Thursday made it to the squad for next month's Women's Hockey World League (HWL) Round 2. This will be new chief coach Sjoerd Marijne's first major test. View More..

Former women's hockey captain Ritu Rani comes out of retirement

    Updated On : Mar 09,2017   5:12 pm
New Delhi, March 9 (IANS) Former Indian women's hockey captain Ritu Rani ended her premature retirement as she on Thursday made it to the squad for next month's Women's Hockey World League (HWL) Round 2. It will be new chief coach Sjoerd Marijne's first major test. View More..

Indian eves complete 5-0 whitewash of Belarus

    Updated On : Mar 08,2017   2:34 pm
Bhopal, March 8 (IANS) The Indian women's hockey team completed a 5-0 whitewash of Belarus after clinching the fifth and final tie 3-1 here on Wednesday. View More..

Indian hockey eves beat Belarus 2-1 in fourth Test

    Updated On : Mar 06,2017   7:24 pm
Bhopal, March 6 (IANS) Continuing their winning run, the Indian women's hockey team defeated Belarus 2-1 in the fourth Test of the five-match rubber here on Monday. View More..

India clinch women's hockey series against Belarus

    Updated On : Mar 05,2017   6:12 pm
Bhopal, March 5 (IANS) Skipper Rani Rampal scored a brace as the Indian women's hockey team beat Belarus 3-1 in the third match to clinch the five-Test series here on Sunday. View More..

Indian eves beat Belarus 2-1 in second hockey Test

    Updated On : Mar 03,2017   6:10 pm
Bhopal, March 3 (IANS) Continuing their fine form, the Indian women's hockey team defeated Belarus 2-1 in the second of their five-match Test series here on Friday. View More..

India thrash Belarus in women's hockey

    Updated On : Mar 02,2017   7:18 pm
Bhopal, March 2 (IANS) The Indian women's hockey team produced a dominant performance to defeat Belarus 5-1 here on Thursday. View More..

Marijne new chief coach of Indian women's hockey team

    Updated On : Feb 28,2017   6:04 pm
New Delhi, Feb 28 (IANS) Hockey India (HI) has hired the services of Dutchmen Sjoerd Marijne and Eric Wonink as the chief coach and analytical coach for the national womens team till the 2020 Tokyo Olympics, it was announced on Tuesday. View More..

Kalinga's Furste happy with team's improved performance in HIL

    Updated On : Feb 27,2017   5:42 pm
Chandigarh, Feb 27 (IANS) Having won their first ever Coal India Hockey India League (HIL) title, Kalinga Lancers skipper Moritz Furste said that he was satisfied with the way the players lifted themselves after finishing runners-up in the last edition. View More..

HIL: Kalinga beat Mumbai to clinch maiden title, UP Wizards finish third (Roundup)

    Updated On : Feb 26,2017   10:08 pm
Chandigarh, Feb 26 (IANS) Captain Moritz Furste's penalty corner brace powered Kalinga Lancers past Dabang Mumbai 4-1 in the final to clinch their maiden title in the Coal India Hockey India League (HIL) at the Chandigarh Hockey Stadium here on Sunday. View More..

Mumbai's Fuchs gets Player of the Tournament award in HIL

    Updated On : Feb 26,2017   9:42 pm
Chandigarh, Feb 26 (IANS) Dabang Mumbai skipper Florian Fuchs was named Player of the Tournament of the Coal India Hockey India League (HIL) here on Sunday. View More..

Churchill thrash DSK in I-League tie

    Updated On : Feb 26,2017   9:36 pm
Fatorda (Goa), Feb 26 (IANS) Churchill Brothers thrashed DSK Shivajians 3-0 in their I-League match at the Tilak Maidan Stadium here on Sunday. View More..