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 eves pip Spain 3-2 in hockey

    Updated On : Jun 16,2018   3:32 pm
Madrid, June 16 (IANS) Registering their maiden win in the ongoing Spain tour, the Indian womens hockey team beat the hosts 3-2 in the third match at the Consejo Superior de Deportes hockey stadium here. View More..

India women's team draw seocnd match in Spain tour

    Updated On : Jun 14,2018   2:28 pm
Madrid, June 14 (IANS) India women's team played a 1-1 draw against hosts spain in their second game of the five match series at the Consejo Superior de Deportes Hockey Stadium here. View More..

Women's hockey: India begin 5-match series against Spain (Preview)

    Updated On : Jun 11,2018   8:16 pm
Madrid, June 11 (IANS) The Indian women's hockey team will start its five-match bilateral series against Spain on Tuesday at the Consejo Superior de Deportes Hockey Stadium. View More..

IOA, HI urge SAI to improve food quality, hygiene

    Updated On : Jun 11,2018   3:40 pm
New Delhi, June 11 (IANS) The Indian Olympic Association (IOA) and Hockey India (HI) on Monday wrote to the Sports Authority of India (SAI) after the national men's hockey team chief coach Harendra Singh complained about the quality of food and the hygiene level at the SAI centre in Bengaluru. View More..

Women's hockey squad leaves for Madrid to play 5 matches vs Spain

    Updated On : Jun 09,2018   6:26 pm
New Delhi, June 9 (IANS) The Indian womens hockey squad left for Madrid on Friday to play five matches against hosts Spain starting June 12 as part of their preparations for next month's World Cup in London. View More..

Hockey squad undergoing psychology sessions to regain belief post CWG failure

    Updated On : Jun 08,2018   5:54 pm
Bengaluru, June 8 (IANS) India's hockey team's vice-captain Chinglensana Singh Kangujam on Friday revealed that the players are undergoing psychology sessions in order to regain their self belief ahead of a crucial year after the failed campaign at the Commonwealth Games in Gold Coast, Australia, in April. View More..

Bhubaneswar gears up to host Hockey Men's World Cup

    Updated On : Jun 05,2018   6:40 pm
Bhubaneswar, June 5 (IANS) Preparations are in full swing ahead of the much anticipated Hockey Men's World Cup, to be played from November 28 to 16 December at the iconic Kalinga Stadium here. View More..

Sreejesh to lead 18-member Indian team for Champions Trophy

    Updated On : May 31,2018   4:22 pm
New Delhi, May 31 (IANS) Seasoned goalkeeper P.R. Sreejesh will lead an 18-member Indian hockey team in the final edition of the Champions Trophy at Breda in the Netherlands from June 23. View More..

Online ticket sales for Men's Hockey WC begin

    Updated On : May 28,2018   4:00 pm
Bhubaneswar, May 28 (IANS) The online sale of general tickets for the Men's Hockey World Cup, scheduled to be held from November 28-December 16 here, was launched by Odisha Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik on Monday. View More..

Hockey India names 48 players for senior women's national camp

    Updated On : May 26,2018   3:20 pm
New Delhi, May 26 (IANS) Hockey India on Saturday named 48 players for the senior women national camp to be held from May 28 to June 9 at the Sports Authority of India, Bengaluru ahead of a tour to Spain and the FIH Women's World Cup in London. View More..

48 shorlisted for senior men's national hockey camp

    Updated On : May 25,2018   5:44 pm
New Delhi, May 25 (IANS) Ahead of FIH Men's Champions Trophy, 48 players have been shortlisted for a 21-day national camp commencing May 28 at the Sports Authority of India in Bengaluru, Hockey India (HI) announced on Friday. View More..

South Korea beat India in Women's Asian Champions final

    Updated On : May 20,2018   3:38 pm
Donghae City (South Korea), May 20 (IANS) South Korea pipped India 1-0 to lift the 5th Women's Asian Champions Trophy at the Sunrise Stadium here on Sunday. View More..

India hold South Korea in women's hockey tourney

    Updated On : May 19,2018   4:24 pm
Donghae City (South Korea), May 19 (IANS) India held hosts South Korea to a 1-1 draw in a round robin match of the 5th Womens Asian Champions Trophy hockey tournament at the Sunrise Stadium here on Saturday. View More..

Hockey India names Rajinder Singh as president

    Updated On : May 19,2018   4:24 pm
New Delhi, May 19 (IANS) Hockey India on Saturday named Rajinder Singh as its president after Mariamma Koshy submitted her resignation from the post. View More..

Hockey eves face tough task against Koreans

    Updated On : May 18,2018   2:38 pm
Donghae City (South Korea), May 18 (IANS) India will take on formidable South Korea in their last round robin match at the 5th Womens Asian Champions Trophy here on Saturday. View More..

Hockey: India women beat Malaysia

    Updated On : May 17,2018   1:52 pm
Donghae City (South Korea), May 17 (IANS) Defending Champions India registered their third consecutive victory at the fifth Women's Asian Champions Trophy as they best Malaysia 3-2 in a closely-fought encounter at the Sunrise Stadium here on Thursday. View More..

Indian women's hockey team beats China

    Updated On : May 16,2018   4:26 pm
Donghae City (South Korea), May 16 (IANS) Defending Champions India continued their winning performance as they beat World No.8 China 3-1 in their second round-robin match at the fifth Women's Asian Champions Trophy at the Sunrise Stadium here on Wednesday. View More..

Hockey: Navneet's hat-trick floors Japan in Asian Champions Trophy

    Updated On : May 13,2018   6:28 pm
Donghae City (South Korea), May 13 (IANS) Young forward Navneet Kaur fired a hat-trick as India began their title defence at the Women's Asian Champions Trophy hockey tournament in an emphatic fashion, registering a 4-1 crushing win over Japan here on Sunday. View More..

Ex-Pakistan hockey team captain Mansoor passes away

    Updated On : May 12,2018   9:52 pm
Karachi, May 12 (IANS) Pakistans former star hockey goalkeeper and captain Mansoor Ahmed passed away at a city hospital due to heart failure on Saturday. He was 49. View More..

Indians aim for bright start at Women's Asian Champions Trophy

    Updated On : May 12,2018   5:06 pm
Donghae City (South Korea), May 12 (IANS) Dutch coach Sjoerd Marijne will hope to start his second stint with the Indian women's hockey team on a positive note when the defending champions open their campaign against a tough Japanese side at the 5th Women's Asian Champions Trophy here on Sunday. View More..