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

Sardar, Ramandeep rested for HWL Final

    Updated On : Nov 17,2017   4:02 pm
New Delhi, Nov 17 (IANS) Former captain Sardar Singh and forward Ramandeep were "rested" while experienced defenders Rupinder Pal Singh and Birendra Lakra returned to the Indian squad which was named on Friday for the Hockey World League (HWL) Final, starting on December 1 in Bhubaneswar. View More..

Tickets for HWL Final to go on sale from Wednesday

    Updated On : Nov 14,2017   7:32 pm
Bhubaneswar, Nov 14 (IANS) The sale of tickets for next months men's Hockey World League (HWL) Final will start here from Wednesday, Hockey India announced in a statement. View More..

Need to improve fitness, PC conversion: Rani Rampal (IANS Interview)

    Updated On : Nov 11,2017   6:08 pm
New Delhi, Nov 11 (IANS) After winning the Women's Hockey Asia Cup in Japan, India captain Rani Rampal has asserted that her side needs to work on their fitness levels and improve their penalty corner conversion rate along with the defence. View More..

HI announces cash awards for Asia Cup-winning women's team

    Updated On : Nov 06,2017   5:44 pm
New Delhi, Nov 6 (IANS) Hockey India on Monday announced a cash award of Rs one lakh each to the victorious 18-member women's team and chief coach Harendra Singh for guiding the squad to lift the Asia Cup and qualify for next year's World Cup in England. View More..

Young players showed great spirit, says hockey skipper Rani

    Updated On : Nov 05,2017   9:18 pm
Kakamigahara (Japan), Nov 5 (IANS) After winning the Asian Cup hockey title and qualifying for next year's World Cup, India skipper Rani on Sunday praised the young players and said they have shown great spirit on such a big stage. View More..

Hockey: Indian eves beat China to win Asia Cup title

    Updated On : Nov 05,2017   6:08 pm
Kakamigahara (Japan), Nov 5 (IANS) India created history as they edged past China 5-4 via shootouts to win the women's Asia Cup hockey title here on Sunday. View More..

Indian eves beat China to win Asia Cup title

    Updated On : Nov 05,2017   5:18 pm
Kakamigahara (Japan), Nov 5 (IANS) India edged past China 5-4 via shootouts to win the womens Asia Cup hockey title here on Sunday. View More..

Confident India battle-ready for China in women's Asia Cup final (Preview)

    Updated On : Nov 04,2017   5:36 pm
Kakamigahara (Japan), Nov 4 (IANS) Two weeks after the mens team lifted the Asia Cup beating Malaysia in the final, an inspired Indian womens team will vie for top honours when they take on China in the summit clash of the womens Asia Cup 2017 at the Kakamigahara Kawasaki Stadium here on Sunday. View More..

Indian hockey team gears up preparations for HWL Final

    Updated On : Nov 04,2017   2:16 pm
New Delhi, Nov 4 (IANS) After stamping their supremacy in the continent by winning the prestigious Asia Cup 2017, the Indian men's team will regroup at the Sports Authority of India (SAI) Bengaluru for an 18-day national camp ahead of the all-important Hockey World League Final in Bhubaneswar, starting December 1. View More..

India pip Japan to reach women's Asia Cup hockey final

    Updated On : Nov 03,2017   5:34 pm
Kakamigahara (Japan), Nov 3 (IANS) India set their date with China in the final of the 9th women's Asia Cup after beating hosts Japan 4-2 in the semi-final here on Friday. View More..

India thrash Kazakhstan, in women's Asia Cup hockey semis

    Updated On : Nov 02,2017   9:10 pm
Kakamigahara (Japan), Nov 2 (IANS) India stormed into the women's Asia Cup semi-final here on Thursday, thrashing Kazakhstan 7-1 in the quarters at the Kakamigahara Kawasaki Stadium. View More..

India thrash Kazakhstan, in women's Asia Cup hockey semis

    Updated On : Nov 02,2017   4:22 pm
Kakamigahara (Japan), Nov 2 (IANS) India stormed into the women's Asia Cup semi-final here on Thursday, thrashing Kazakhstan 7-1 in the quarters at the Kakamigahara Kawasaki Stadium. View More..

India beat Malaysia in women's hockey Asia Cup

    Updated On : Oct 31,2017   2:16 pm
Kakamigahara (Japan), Oct 31 (IANS) India continued their winning form as they beat Malaysia 2-0 in their last Pool A match at the Womens Asia Cup held at Kakamigahara Kawasaki Stadium here on Tuesday. View More..

India thrash China in women's hockey Asia Cup

    Updated On : Oct 30,2017   2:04 pm
Kakamigahara (Japan), Oct 30 (IANS) India came up with an all-round performance to thrash China 4-1 in their second Pool A match of the womens hockey Asia Cup 2017 at the Kakamigahara Kawasaki Stadium here on Monday. View More..

India finish 3rd at junior hockey meet

    Updated On : Oct 29,2017   11:10 pm
Johor Bahru (Malaysia), Oct 29 (IANS) The Indian junior men's team beat hosts Malaysia 4-0 in the bronze medal match of the 7th Sultan of Johor Cup 2017 at the Taman Daya Hockey Stadium here on Sunday evening. View More..

India outclass Singapore in women's Asia Cup hockey opener

    Updated On : Oct 28,2017   4:00 pm
Kakamigahara (Japan), Oct 28 (IANS) India got off to a roaring start, thrashing Singapore 10-0 in their opening clash of the womens Asia Cup 2017 here on Saturday. View More..

Hockey India names 33 players for junior women's national camp

    Updated On : Oct 27,2017   4:02 pm
New Delhi, Oct 27 (IANS) Thirty-three players were named for the junior women's national camp, scheduled to take place on October 29 at the Sports Authority of India in Bengaluru, Hockey India announced on Friday. View More..

India lose to Australia in junior hockey

    Updated On : Oct 26,2017   5:18 pm
Johor Bahru (Malaysia), Oct 26 (IANS) The Indian junior mens hockey team lost 3-4 to Australia in a high scoring encounter in their fourth match of the 7th Sultan of Johor Cup at the Taman Daya Hockey Stadium here on Thursday. View More..

India crush US 22-0 in junior hockey meet

    Updated On : Oct 25,2017   9:20 pm
Johor Bahru (Malaysia), Oct 25 (IANS) The Indian junior mens hockey team thrashed the United States 22-0 to register their third consecutive win of the 7th Sultan of Johor Cup at the Taman Daya Hockey Stadium here on Wednesday. View More..

PM congratulates Indian hockey team

    Updated On : Oct 22,2017   10:40 pm
New Delhi, Oct 22 (IANS) Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Sunday congratulated the Indian hockey team for winning the Asia Cup 2017. View More..