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

Junior men & women players named for national hockey camps

    Updated On : May 24,2017   5:34 pm
New Delhi, May 24 (IANS) Hockey India (HI) on Wednesday selected 53 men and 37 women players for the junior national camps based on their performances in the recently concluded national championships. View More..

Hockey: Kiwis complete 5-0 whitewash against Indian eves

    Updated On : May 20,2017   1:26 pm
Hamilton, May 20 (IANS) The New Zealand women's hockey team hammered India 6-2 in the final match of the series to complete a 5-0 whitewash here on Saturday. View More..

Hockey: New Zealand beat Indian eves 3-0 in fourth match

    Updated On : May 19,2017   2:08 pm
Hamilton (New Zealand), May 19 (IANS) The Indian senior women's hockey team put up a fair performance in their 0-3 loss to New Zealand in the penultimate match of the five-match series here on Friday. View More..

Manpreet to lead India in Hockey World League semis

    Updated On : May 18,2017   3:30 pm
New Delhi, May 18 (IANS) Young midfielder Manpreet Singh on Thursday replaced injured P.R. Sreejesh as the captain of the Indian hockey team that will leave for Germanys 3 Nations Invitational Tournament, followed by Englands World League Semi-final. View More..

Hockey: New Zealand beat Indian eves 3-2 in third match

    Updated On : May 17,2017   4:10 pm
Pukekohe (New Zealand), May 17 (IANS) Indian senior womens hockey team here on Wednesday went down fighting 2-3 to New Zealand in their third clash of the five-match series. View More..

Hockey: New Zealand thrash India 8-2 in second match

    Updated On : May 16,2017   4:02 pm
Pukekohe (New Zealand), May 16 (IANS) New Zealand showed class as they thrashed India eves 8-2 in the second match of the five-match series here on Tuesday. View More..

Hockey: New Zealand beat Indian eves in series opener

    Updated On : May 14,2017   4:34 pm
Pukekohe (New Zealand), May 14 (IANS) Hosts New Zealand handed India a 4-1 drubbing in the first of the five-match women's hockey series which began here at the Rosa Birch Park in Pukekohe here on Sunday. View More..

Women's hockey coach says five-match series vs New Zealand a tough test

    Updated On : May 09,2017   4:32 pm
New Delhi, May 9 (IANS) India's women's hockey team chief coach Sjoerd Marijne reckons that the upcoming five-match Test series against New Zealand away, starting from May 14, will be a good test of quality and character for his wards. View More..

Azlan Shah: India beat NZ to finish third

    Updated On : May 06,2017   7:12 pm
Ipoh (Malaysia), May 6 (IANS) India thrashed New Zealand 4-0 to finish third in the Sultan Azlan Shah Cup hockey tournament here on Saturday. View More..

Azlan Shah: India beat NZ to finish third

    Updated On : May 06,2017   5:52 pm
Ipoh (Malaysia), May 6 (IANS) India thrashed New Zealand 4-0 to finish third in the Sultan Azlan Shah Cup hockey tournament here on Saturday. View More..

India lose to Malaysia in Azlan Shah tie

    Updated On : May 05,2017   8:50 pm
Ipoh (Malaysia), May 5 (IANS) India's chances of entering the final of the ongoing Sultan Azlan Shah hockey tournament went up in smoke as they suffered a 0-1 defeat to hosts Malaysia in their last league match here on Friday. View More..

Azlan Shah: India lose to Malaysia

    Updated On : May 05,2017   7:56 pm
Ipoh (Malaysia), May 5 (IANS) India's chances of entering the final of the ongoing Sultan Azlan Shah hockey tournament went up in smoke as they suffered a 0-1 defeat to hosts Malaysia in their last league match here on Friday. View More..

Rani to lead India in five-match Test rubber vs New Zealand

    Updated On : May 04,2017   3:12 pm
New Delhi, May 4 (IANS) Striker Rani Rampal will skipper a 20-member Indian women's hockey squad for the five-match upcoming Test series against New Zealand, starting from May 14 at Midlands. View More..

Azlan Shah: Mandeep shines as India edge past Japan

    Updated On : May 03,2017   5:12 pm
Ipoh (Malaysia), May 3 (IANS) Mandeep Singh struck a hat-trick as India staged a strong comeback to beat Japan 4-3 in a league match of the Sultan Azlan Shah Cup hockey tournament here on Wednesday. View More..

15 nations advance in race for FIH home and away league selection

    Updated On : May 03,2017   4:54 pm
Lausanne, May 3 (IANS) The International Hockey Federation (FIH) on Wednesday announced that 15 national associations, including India, have advanced in the selection process for the forthcoming global Home and Away League, which is due to begin in 2019. View More..

Azlan Shah: Mandeep shines as India beat Japan

    Updated On : May 03,2017   4:14 pm
Ipoh (Malaysia), May 3 (IANS) Mandeep Singh struck a hat-trick as India staged a strong comeback to beat Japan 4-3 in a league match of the Sultan Azlan Shah Cup Hockey Tournament here on Wednesday. View More..

India handed first loss of Sultan Azlan Shah by Australia

    Updated On : May 02,2017   4:18 pm
Ipoh (Australia), May 2 (IANS) India's hockey team was overpowered by reigning world champions Australia 1-3 despite starting strongly and suffered the first loss in three matches of the Sultan Azlan Shah Cup here on Tuesday. View More..

Sunil, Deepika, Dharamvir recommended for Arjuna, Sardar for Khel Ratna

    Updated On : May 01,2017   8:58 pm
New Delhi, May 1 (IANS) Hockey India (HI) on Monday recommended S.V. Sunil, Dharamvir Singh and Deepika for the Arjuna Award, Dr. R.P. Singh and Sumrai Tete for the Dhyan Chand Award and coaches Sandeep Sangwan and Romesh Pathania for the Dronacharya Award. Veteran midfielder Sardar Singh has also been recommended for the Rajiv Gandhi Khel Ratna Award. View More..

India record facile 3-0 win over New Zealand in Azlan Shah tie

    Updated On : Apr 30,2017   4:30 pm
Ipoh (Malaysia), April 30 (IANS) India recorded a facile 3-0 victory over New Zealand in their second match of the 26th Sultan Azlan Shah Cup hockey tournament here on Sunday. View More..

Railways to face Haryana in final of women's hockey championship

    Updated On : Apr 29,2017   7:06 pm
Rohtak (Haryana), April 29 (IANS) The Railway Sports Promotion Board and hosts Hockey Haryana entered the final of Hockey India's women 7th senior national championship 'A Division following wins over Hockey Madhya Pradesh and Association of Indian Universities here on Saturday. View More..