Playing hockey for India has given me everything and more that I could think of, says Salima Tete
On Episode 30 of Hockey Te Charcha, Salima Tete, who was part of the Bronze medal winning team at the 2022 Commonwealth Games in Birmingham, looks back at her journey and more. Salima, who is now back in her home town in Simdega in Jharkhand after a very long season, explained that ahead of the 2022 Commonwealth Games in Birmingham the team was focused on ensuring they don't return without a success story to narrate.
1980 Olympics Gold medallist Zafar Iqbal declares Khelo India Women's Hockey League (U-16) open
The Phase 1 of the tournament, scheduled until August 23, started earlier in the morning. Also present during the opening ceremony were Ekta Vishnoi, Senior Director, Khelo India, Vineet Kumar, former Indian men's team hockey player, Asunta Lakra, former Indian women's team hockey player, Piyush Kumar Dubey, former coach of the Indian men's hockey team, amongst others.
Indian sport is moving in the right direction, opine country's top hockey players
On Thursday, several Indian men's and women's hockey players shared heartfelt messages ahead of the special day, saying they were quite hopeful India will rise as a sporting nation in the years to come. "I would like to wish all the citizens of our country a very Happy Independence Day. This one is extra special for us as it's our 75th Independence Day.
CWG 2022: 2002 gold is abiding memory as women hockey stars share their experience
With the 2022 Commonwealth Games in Birmingham just around the corner, some former and current players of the Indian women's hockey team went down memory lane to share their most cherished moments from the past editions of the prestigious tournament.
FIH to hold Pro League in five time-blocks from 2023-24 season
The FIH has changed the format of the Pro League so as not to disrupt the schedule of the domestic club competitions, tournaments, and leagues. "This change has been confirmed for the subsequent three editions at least. Amongst others, this will help significantly for the planning of club competitions," the FIH informed in a press release on Saturday.
We will try our best to win maiden CWG gold: Hockey captain Manpreet Singh
The team faces a Herculean task as India have never won gold in Commonwealth Games men's hockey since the sport made its debut in 1998 in Kuala Lumpur. Indian men had finished fourth in Gold Coast in 2018. India are in Pool B with England, Canada, Wales and Ghana. Australia, New Zealand, South Africa, Pakistan and Scotland comprise the tougher Pool A in the 10-team competition.
Will try our level best to win hockey gold in Commonwealth Games: Harmanpreet
With a little over two weeks to go for India's first match at the Commonwealth Games, the national team's preparations for the prestigious tournament are going on in full swing at the Sports Authority of India's centre here.