Terengganu out for revenge against KLHC
by Aftar Singh
KUALA LUMPUR: Double champions Terengganu will be out for revenge against Kuala Lumpur Hockey Club (KLHC) in the quarter-finals of the Tan Sri P. Alagendra Knockout tournament.
Great Britain up to second in world rankings
Great Britain's women
Yesterday Great Britain’s Olympic teams returned home from their exploits in Rio. Whilst they were in the air, the International Hockey Federation (FIH) were busy calculating the latest world rankings.
Rio Indians performance rated
The author is seen second from left in the front row.
Its not easy to observe each and every player in such a high voltage tournament as Olympics day in and day out, then come out with perspective and objective analysis of the event and also each one of the team members, and allot performance rating in numbers without favour or bias. This is the job this lovely hockey buff Pinder Singh Sagoo has undertaken to put our understanding of Rio fiasco in a proper way. It was a job he chose to do out of his passion for Indian hockey, typed whole on a mobile before whattapping to us. We s2h bow to his work ethics and love of Indian hockey. Sagoo and his London group was there in Rio for the entire duration.
Players feel they have missed a chance, says Roelant Oltmans
Indian men's hockey team's journey at the Olympics was about lots of promise and a below-par eighth finish. Looking back at the campaign as well as the future, head coach Roelant Oltmans tells Rutvick Mehta what the country needs to do to grow like Belgium and Argentina did.
For College Athlete-Turned Transplant Patient, Life’s Still a Ball
Co-written by Teryn Brill, USA Field Hockey Senior Communications and Marketing Coordinator and Dana Farber
All summer, Dana Mendes woke up before the sun to get in the first of her two workouts of her college-conditioning packet. She always gave 100 percent and pushed herself endlessly to make sure she did what she had to do to be preseason ready.
Pak Juniors Kick off European Tour with 6-3 Win
Groenekan, Netherlands: Pakistan under 21 hockey team defeated the Voordaan HC 6-3 in the opening match of their European tour.
Big guns cruise in Alagendra hockey tourney
by S. Ramaguru
KUALA LUMPUR: It was plain sailing for the fancied teams in the opening round of the Tan Sri P. Alagendra Knockout Trophy as they eased into the quarter-finals.
KLHC manager preaches caution despite perfect start
by S. Ramaguru
KUALA LUMPUR: Former champions KL Hockey Club (KLHC) have started the Malaysia Hockey League (MHL) season with a bang.
Hockey's latest FIH Hero World Rankings released following Rio 2016
Argentina have moved up to 2nd in the FIH Hero World Rankings Photo: FIH/Getty
Following the conclusion of the sensational men’s and women’s hockey events at the Rio 2016 Olympic Games, the International Hockey Federation (FIH) has released the latest FIH Hero World Rankings.
Indian men's hockey team slips one spot while women's outfit gains a place in latest rankings
Indian hockey team (AFP)
Indian men's hockey team slipped one place to occupy sixth in the FIH rankings after their lackluster show in Rio Olympics while their female counterparts surprisingly gained one position to be at 12th in the latest charts released on Tuesday.
Helen Richardson-Walsh inspiring the nation
Helen Richardson Walsh celebrates
Team GB arrived back into the UK at lunchtime with hundreds of fans welcoming them home at Heathrow airport. Gold medalist Helen Richardson-Walsh was in shock over the reception the team got from the fans.
Maddie Hinch reveals mid-air antics as Team GB's victorious women's hockey team returns from Rio 2016
By Nik Simon
Great Britain's hockey goalkeeper Maddie 'Mad Dog' Hinch shows off her gold medal
So successful was Team GB's golden fortnight in Rio that there were not enough first-class seats on the flight home for Maddie Hinch and her Olympic hockey heroes.
Rio review: Expectations belied, but some progress made
The tweet from PR Sreejesh, captain of the Indian hockey team, after his side crashed out in the quarterfinals at Rio, was succinct. 'Rio over... Pain remains... Sorry for letting you down'.
Women’s hockey wrap: Aussie influence not restricted to our team
The Australian team line up for the anthem before the Women's Pool B match between Australia and Japan on Day 8 of the Rio 2016 Olympic Games at the Olympic Hockey Centre on August 13, 2016 in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. © 2016 Getty Images
Either way, an Australian was going to come out on the winning side in the women’s Olympic hockey tournament.
Dhyanchand award would have been much earlier, says Dungdung
RANCHI: Silvanus Dungdung was a content man on Tuesday afternoon as he pulled out his Olympic gold medal from the closet. His 36 year wait for government recognition has ended.
Hockey world saddened by death of Etienne Glichitch
Etienne Glichitch (1925-2016) Photo: Fédération Française de Hockey
It is with great sadness that the International Hockey Federation learned of the death of Etienne Glichitch at the age of 90 years.
World's top officials ready for hockey's Rio 2016 finale
Hockey's officials in Rio are ready for the grand finale Photo: FIH/Getty
With the Rio 2016 Olympic Games hockey events coming to a conclusion tomorrow, two of the world's top female umpires Rio 2016 is Fanneke Alkemade’s first Olympics and it is one that the focused Dutch woman is enjoying immensely.
UniKL defender Najmi is fine with double duty
by Aftar Singh
File photo shows Universiti Kuala Lumpur (UniKL) skipper and defender Muhd Najmi Farizal Jazlan in action.
KUALA LUMPUR: Muhd Najmi Farizal Jazlan is ready to shoulder double duty for Universiti Kuala Lumpur (UniKL) in the Premier Division of the Malaysia Hockey League (MHL).