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Hockey World Cup

FIH Men’s Hockey Junior World Cup: India Face Poland In Must-Win Encounter To Stay Alive

Nov 26, 2021 PTI

With a win and a loss, India are currently placed in the second spot in Pool B with three points. Poland too have three points but are placed third due to poor goal difference. France top the group.

FIH Men’s Hockey Junior World Cup: Olympian Vivek Sagar Prasad To Captain India

Nov 11, 2021 Outlook Web Bureau

Dinachandra Singh Moirangthem and Boby Singh Dhami have been chosen as standby players. They will be allowed to play only if there is an injury or someone is ruled out of the tournament due to Covid-19.

Junior Hockey World Cup: Foreign Teams Participating Exempted From Quarantine

England have already withdrawn from the junior Hockey World Cup due to Covid-19 related issues. Poland have replaced England.

Olympic Bronze And World Cup Winner Hockey Player Michael Kindo Dies Aged 73

Dec 31, 2020 PTI

Kindo, a full back in his playing days, was a member of the team that won the lone World Cup for India in 1975 in Kuala Lumpur

45 Years Ago: How India Beat Pakistan To Win Their Only Hockey World Cup - A Look Back

After enduring a topsy-turvy tournament, the Ajit Pal Singh led Indian team had scripted history, notching up a thrilling 2-1 win over arch-rivals Pakistan on the night of March 15 at the Merdeka Football Stadium in Kuala Lumpur

27 November, 2019

Bhubaneswar, Rourkela To Host 2023 Men's Hockey World Cup


India will host the Men's Hockey World Cup for the second consecutive time after the country was picked to stage the game's showpiece event in 2023 by the International Hockey Federation (FIH) earlier this month

08 November, 2019

FIH Men's Hockey World Cup: India To Host Mega Event In 2023

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The men's hockey World Cup will be played in January 2023. On the other hand, Spain and Netherlands will co-host the the 2022 women's World Cup.

15 March, 2019

Everyone Gives A Miss To 44th Anniversary Of India's Historic 1975 World Cup Hockey Triumph

Qaiser Mohammad Ali

Members of the Ajit Pal Singh-led team talk with each other on phone to recall the occasion as Hockey India, sports ministry remain in deep slumber

05 February, 2019

India Among Six Countries To Bid For Next Hockey World Cup

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India have proposed conducting the event for either men or women in the January 13 to 29, 2023 window.

16 December, 2018

Hockey World Cup: Belgium Beat Netherlands In Shootout To Win Maiden Title

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The regulation time of the intense all-European final ended goalless, forcing the penalty shootout.

16 December, 2018

Hockey World Cup: Australia Humble England 8-1 In Bronze Medal Play-Off

This was Australia's fifth bronze medal in the history of the tournament. The last time the Kookaburras had to be satisfied with a third-place finish was way back in 1994 in front of their home crowd in Sydney.


15 December, 2018

Hockey World Cup: It's Neighbours Belgium And Netherlands In Odisha Final

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Belgium mauled England 6-0 in a one-sided match, but the Dutch survived a late Australian charge to win 4-3 via a shoot-out.

14 December, 2018

Hockey World Cup, Semi-Finals Preview: Australia Take On Netherlands, Belgium Face England

Australia are second only to four-time champions Pakistan, having won the world title thrice before, which includes back-to-back gold medals in the last two editions of the tournament in 2010 and 2014.

13 December, 2018

Hockey World Cup: Belgium Play England, Australia Face Netherlands In Semis

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Belgium and the Netherlands registered wins over Germany and India with identical margins in the third and fourth semi-final matches on Thursday.

13 December, 2018

Hockey World Cup: India's Wait Continue, Lose To Netherlands 1-2 In Brutal Quarters

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India took the lead but it lasted only three minutes. Then a superior, smarter and more experienced side took control of the match, taking the lead in the last quarter even as India continue to play the catch-up.

13 December, 2018

Hockey World Cup, India vs Netherlands: Live Streaming, Squads, Key Stats, When And Where To Watch Quarter-Final Match

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India find themselves in a rare position to go beyond the quarter-final stage in Hockey World Cup for the first time since 1975.

13 December, 2018

Hockey World Cup 2018: India Face Dutch Might In Quarter-Finals – Preview

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India last played in the semi-final of the World Cup way back in 1975 when they went on to lift their maiden title.


12 December, 2018

Hockey World Cup, Quarter-Finals: Holders Australia Beat France, England Shock Olympic Champions Argentina

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Australia will play the winner of Thursday's last quarter-final between India and the Netherlands in the semi-finals on Saturday.

Photo Gallery

A farmer sits near his red chillies at a deserted APMC market, during the weekend curfew imposed by the Karnataka government to curb the spread of COVID-19, in Hubballi.

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Delhi Chief Minister & AAP National Convenor Arvind Kejriwal being welcomed by women supporters during his door-to-door campaign ahead of the Goa Assembly elections, in Goa.

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A health worker collects swab sample of a woman for COVID-19 test, amid concerns over rising Omicron cases, in Gurugram.

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Traffic jam on a road at Shalimar Bagh during the weekend curfew imposed by the Delhi government to curb the spread of Covid-19, in New Delhi.

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The Lajpat Nagar market wears a deserted look during the weekend curfew imposed by the Delhi government to curb the spread of Covid-19, in New Delhi.

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