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

Gurjant's late goal earns India 1-1 draw against South Korea

    Updated On : Oct 18,2017   8:00 pm
Dhaka, Oct 18 (IANS) Forward Gurjant Singh's late goal helped India to get a 1-1 draw against South Korea in a second round match of the Hero Asia Cup hockey championship here on Wednesday. View More..

Coach Felix says junior team will showcase top-quality hockey in Malaysia

    Updated On : Oct 18,2017   3:30 pm
New Delhi, Oct 18 (IANS) India junior hockey team coach Jude Felix has said his wards will showcase "top-quality hockey" at the 7th Sultan of Johor Cup which begins on October 22 in Johor Bahru, Malaysia. View More..

Hockey: India take on South Korea in Asia Cup (Preview)

    Updated On : Oct 17,2017   7:22 pm
Dhaka, Oct 17 (IANS) India will look to continue their winning run as they face defending champions South Korea in their first match of the second round in the Asia Cup hockey championship here on Wednesday. View More..

Asia Cup hockey: South Korea thrash China to enter knockout stage

    Updated On : Oct 16,2017   7:46 pm
Dhaka, Oct 16 (IANS) Defending Champions South Korea outclassed China 4-1 in a Pool B match of the Asia Cup hockey tournament here on Monday. View More..

Defender Sushila returns to women's hockey squad for Asia Cup

    Updated On : Oct 16,2017   3:40 pm
New Delhi, Oct 16 (IANS) Ace defender Sushila Chanu Pukhrambam made her comeback after recovering from a knee injury as she was on Monday named in the Indian women's hockey squad for the ninth Women's Asia Cup which starts from October 28 in Kakamigahara City, Japan. View More..

India beat Pakistan to top Pool A in Asia Cup hockey

    Updated On : Oct 15,2017   8:02 pm
Dhaka, Oct 15 (IANS) India defeated arch-foes Pakistan 3-1 to top Pool A in Asia Cup at the Maulana Bhashani National Hockey Stadium here on Sunday. View More..

India beat Pakistan 3-1 in Asia Cup hockey

    Updated On : Oct 15,2017   6:58 pm
Dhaka, Oct 15 (IANS) India defeated Pakistan 3-1 to top Pool A of the Asia Cup at the Maulana Bhashani National Hockey Stadium here on Sunday. View More..

France qualify for Hockey World Cup after 28 years

    Updated On : Oct 14,2017   7:12 pm
Lausanne, Oct 14 (IANS) France have qualified for the next edition of the men's Hockey World Cup in 2018 after a gap of 28 years thanks to favourable results at the Oceania Cup, International Hockey Federation (FIH) announced on Saturday. View More..

Hockey: India, Pakistan vie for top spot in Pool A of Asia Cup (Preview)

    Updated On : Oct 14,2017   5:52 pm
Dhaka, Oct 14 (IANS) India will face arch-foes Pakistan in a battle that will determine the top placement in Pool A of the Asia Cup at the Maulana Bhashani National Hockey Stadium here on Sunday. View More..

Hockey: India thrash Bangladesh in Asia Cup

    Updated On : Oct 13,2017   8:08 pm
Dhaka, Oct 13 (IANS) India continued their dominating show at the Hero Asia Cup as they thrashed hosts Bangladesh 7-0 in their Pool A match at the Maulana Bhashani National Hockey Stadium here on Friday. View More..

Hockey: India aim to outplay Bangladesh in Asia Cup (Preview)

    Updated On : Oct 12,2017   6:46 pm
Dhaka, Oct 12 (IANS) After a dominant performance against Japan in their campaign at the Hero Asia Cup, the India hockey team, led by Manpreet Singh, will take on hosts Bangladesh in their next Pool A encounter here on Friday. View More..

Hockey: Harmanpreet's brace helps India rout Japan in Asia Cup opener

    Updated On : Oct 11,2017   6:50 pm
Dhaka, Oct 11 (IANS) Drag-flicker Harmanpreet Singh fired a brace as India began their Hero Asia Cup hockey campaign with a 5-1 emphatic win over Japan here on Wednesday. View More..

Under Marijne, India's hockey team seeks fresh start in Asia Cup (Preview)

    Updated On : Oct 10,2017   6:28 pm
Dhaka, Oct 10 (IANS) The Indian mens hockey team will seek a fresh start under new chief coach Sjoerd Marijne as it opens the Hero Asia Cup campaign against Japan at the Maulana Bhashani National Stadium here on Wednesday. View More..

India 'A' lose bronze-medal match in men's AHL

    Updated On : Oct 08,2017   4:16 pm
Perth, Oct 8 (IANS) India 'A' finished their mens Australian Hockey League (AHL) campaign in the fourth place after losing to New South Wales 2-3 in the bronze-medal play-off here on Sunday. View More..

India A eves lose to Australian Capital Territory in AHL

    Updated On : Oct 07,2017   6:20 pm
Perth, Oct 7 (IANS) The India A women's hockey team completed their Australian Hockey League campaign with a 0-2 loss to Australian Capital Territory in Pool D to finish at an overall ninth position in the league here on Saturday. View More..

India 'A' draw 1-1 with Northern Territory in women's AHL

    Updated On : Oct 06,2017   5:26 pm
Perth, Oct 6 (IANS) India 'A' played a 1-1 draw against Northern Territory in the Womens Australian Hockey League (AHL) here on Friday. View More..

India 'A' lose to Victoria in men's AHL

    Updated On : Oct 05,2017   7:36 pm
Perth, Oct 5 (IANS) India 'A started off their second round mens Australian Hockey League (AHL) with a 2-5 loss to Victoria in a Pool C clash here on Thursday. View More..

India 'A' lose to Western Australia in women's AHL

    Updated On : Oct 05,2017   7:08 pm
Perth, Oct 5 (IANS) India 'A' lost to Western Australia 1-2 in a Pool D clash of the Womens Australian Hockey League (AHL) here on Thursday. View More..

Australian hockey squad named for Oceania Cup

    Updated On : Oct 04,2017   9:54 pm
Perth, Oct 4 (IANS) Hockey Australia on Wednesday announced an 18-member team for the Oceania Cup to be played at Sydney Olympic Park Hockey Centre from October 11-15. View More..

India 'A' win first game in women's AHL

    Updated On : Oct 03,2017   7:00 pm
Perth, Oct 3 (IANS) India 'A' registered their first win of the Womens Australian Hockey League (AHL) campaign as they beat Tasmania 1-0 in their last Pool B encounter here on Tuesday. View More..