Sunday, December 10, 2023

FIH

Indian women’s hockey team climbs to 6th in FIH Rankings

The victory in the Women’s Asian Champions Trophy 2023 in Ranchi after the bronze in Hangzhou Asian Games has propelled the Indian women’s hockey team to the sixth position in the women’s FIH World Rankings.The Indian team now has...

Hockey Rankings: India men climb to 3rd spot, women placed 7th

The Indian men’s hockey team has climbed to the third spot in the latest world rankings issued by the International Hockey Federation (FIH) on Monday. India (2771) are back into the top-3, after more than year since dropping out in...

2023 FIH Men’s Hockey World Cup’s trophy tour kickstarts

The trophy tour of the 2023 Men’s FIH Hockey World Cup was kick-started on Monday with Odisha Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik handing over the trophy to Hockey India president Dilip Tirkey.Wishing the trophy tour a grand success, Patnaik said...

Harmanpreet nominated for FIH Player of Year award

Star Indian drag-flicker Harmanpreet Singh was on Tuesday named among five nominees for the Men’s Player of the Year honour while PR Sreejesh and Savita Punia figured in the shortlists for the best male and female goalkeeper for the...

Extremely determined to play in FIH Hockey Pro League again: Gurjit Kaur

The Indian women's hockey team players are currently fine-tuning a few aspects about their game at the National Camp in the Sports Authority of India campus, here. India's dragflicker Gurjit Kaur expressed that the team is determined to qualify for...

Governance issue resolved, decks cleared for 2023 Hockey World Cup

A positive response from the International Hockey Federation (FIH) to the draft Constitution for Hockey India and an election timeline has lifted the storm clouds and cleared the decks for the Men’s FIH Hockey World Cup, which is scheduled...

Egyptian Ahmed appointed FIH acting president after Batra’s resignation

Egypt’s Seif Ahmed has been appointed as the acting president of the International Hockey Federation (FIH) following the resignation of India’s Narinder Batra, the FIH said in a statement on Wednesday.The FIH said that a permanent successor to Batra...

Batra not to seek another term as IOA president

Narinder Batra announced that he will not seek another term as the president of the Indian Olympic Association (IOA).Batra, who is also the president of the International Hockey Federation (FIH), was elected in the post in 2017.“At a time...