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

New hockey coach Marijne brings player-driven, coach-assisted process

    Updated On : Sep 25,2017   4:22 pm
Bengaluru, Sep 25 (IANS) Newly-appointed Indian hockey team chief coach Sjoerd Marijne is bracing up for his first test in the form of the Asia Cup, scheduled to start on October 11, and is currently incorporating a mantra of player-driven, coach-assisted process to know his squad's strengths and weaknesses. View More..

India A teams depart for Australian Hockey League

    Updated On : Sep 23,2017   3:46 pm
New Delhi, Sep 23 (IANS) The India 'A men's and women's teams left on Saturday for the Australian Hockey League (AHL), to begin on September 28 in Perth. View More..

Pakistan target Asia Cup hockey title

    Updated On : Sep 20,2017   7:10 pm
Dhaka, Sep 20 (IANS) The Pakistan hockey team has struggled at the international level over the past several years, but head coach Farhat Khan is determined to trigger a turnaround by winning the Asia Cup to be held here next month. View More..

Goalkeeper Dahiya to lead India A in Australian Hockey League

    Updated On : Sep 20,2017   3:08 pm
New Delhi, Sep 20 (IANS) Goalkeeper Vikas Dahiya was on Wednesday named captain of India A for the Australian Hockey League (AHL), starting on September 28 in Perth. View More..

Forward Preeti to lead India A in women's Australia Hockey League

    Updated On : Sep 19,2017   3:12 pm
New Delhi, Sep 19 (IANS) Forward Preeti Dubey was on Tuesday named captain of the India A women's hockey squad for the Australian Hockey League (AHL), which starts on September 28. View More..

Indian hockey eves beat Belgium's junior men on Europe tour

    Updated On : Sep 19,2017   3:12 pm
Antwerp (Belgium), Sep 19 (IANS) The Indian women's hockey team ended their Europe Tour on a high as they beat the Belgium junior mens team 4-3 in a pulsating encounter here. View More..

Sardar, Sunil return as new coach Marijne takes charge ahead of Asia Cup

    Updated On : Sep 16,2017   4:12 pm
New Delhi, Sep 16 (IANS) Veterans Sardar Singh and S.V. Sunil returned as new chief coach Sjoerd Marijne on Saturday named the Indian hockey squad for the Hero Asia Cup, starting on October 11 in Dhaka. View More..

Online ticket sales of HWL Final begin

    Updated On : Sep 15,2017   2:48 pm
Bhubaneswar, Sep 15 (IANS) The online sale of the tickets for the eight-nation Hockey World League (HWL) Final matches, to be held at the Kalinga Stadium here in December, has begun, it was announced on Friday. View More..

Indian hockey eves lose third match of Europe tour

    Updated On : Sep 15,2017   12:24 pm
Den Bosch (Netherlands), Sep 15 (IANS) The Indian women's hockey team lost 1-3 to the Ladies Den Bosch team in the third match of their Europe tour here. View More..

India team will improve under Marijne, says Sreejesh

    Updated On : Sep 13,2017   6:18 pm
Bengaluru, Sep 13 (IANS) Putting his weight behind newly appointed India chief coach Sjoerd Marijne, veteran goalkeeper P.R. Sreejesh has asserted that the Dutchman will enjoy a successful stint with the national hockey team. View More..

Indian eves hold Belgium junior men for 2-2 draw

    Updated On : Sep 12,2017   4:00 pm
Antwerp (Belgium), Sep 12 (IANS) The Indian women's hockey team held on to a 2-2 draw against the Belgium junior mens team in a closely fought match of the ongoing Europe Tour here. View More..

Hockey colts take part in six-week national camp

    Updated On : Sep 11,2017   6:32 pm
Lucknow, Sep 11 (IANS) Ahead of next month's 7th Sultan of Johor Cup in Malaysia, a 37-member junior men's hockey team on Monday reported at the Sports Authority of India (SAI) centre to take part in the six-week national coaching camp here. View More..

India's overseas hockey coaches have no fixed term! (Column: Just Sport)

    Updated On : Sep 09,2017   6:12 pm
Every top overseas coach engaged by Hockey India (HI) left abruptly with a bitter experience and cursing both the sports administrators and themselves for accepting the position in the first place. View More..

Women's hockey coach Marijne shifted to men's team

    Updated On : Sep 08,2017   4:18 pm
New Delhi, Sep 8 (IANS) India's women's hockey team chief coach Sjoerd Marijne will take charge of the men's team, while the eves will be coached by 2016 junior World Cup-winning team coach Harendra Singh, the Sports Authority of India (SAI) announced on Friday. View More..

Women's hockey coach Marijne shifts to men's team

    Updated On : Sep 08,2017   3:46 pm
New Delhi, Sep 8 (IANS) India's women's hockey team chief coach Sjoerd Marijne will take charge of the men's team, while the eves will be coached by 2016 junior World Cup-winning team coach Harendra Singh, the Sports Authority of India (SAI) announced on Friday. View More..

India face Australia in Hockey World League Final opener

    Updated On : Sep 07,2017   3:46 pm
New Delhi, Sep 7 (IANS) Hosts India will face current world champions Australia in their campaign opener of the FIH men's Hockey World League (HWL) Final to be held in Bhubaneswars Kalinga Stadium from December 1 to 10. View More..

Indian hockey eves to leave for Europe Tour on Monday night

    Updated On : Sep 04,2017   6:18 pm
Bengaluru, Sep 4 (IANS) After the three-week national camp at the Sports Authority of India (SAI) centre in Bengaluru, the Indian womens hockey squad will leave for the Europe Tour on Monday night from the Kempegowda International Airport. View More..

FIH names new Marketing and Communications Director

    Updated On : Sep 04,2017   4:10 pm
Lausanne, Sep 4 (IANS) The International Hockey Federation (FIH) on Monday announced the appointment of German Delf Ness as its Marketing and Communications Director. View More..

Oltmans removed as India hockey team coach

    Updated On : Sep 02,2017   8:58 pm
New Delhi, Sep 2 (IANS) Hockey India on Saturday decided to sack the national men's team chief coach Roelant Oltmans due to the side's below-par performance in the last 18 months. View More..

Oltmans removed as India hockey team coach

    Updated On : Sep 02,2017   4:36 pm
New Delhi, Sep 2 (IANS) Hockey India on Saturday decided to sack the national men's team chief coach Roelant Oltmans due to the side's below-par performance in the last 18 months. View More..