Victories for IOCL, Punjab Police Men’s; and RCF Eves: Surjit Hockey Tournament,

Jalandhar November 3, 2014: Indian Oil Mumbai beat Rail Coach Factory (RCF Kapurthala) by 5-3 and Punjab Police beat Bharat Petroleum by 4-2 to earn full points in men’s section of the 31st Indian Oil Servo Surjit Hockey Tournament at Olympian Surjit Hockey Stadium here today. In Women’s section RCF Kapurthala registered second consecutive victory by beating Haryana XI by 6-3.

Action in Indian Oil vs Railway Coach Factory Kapurthala match in 31st Indian Oil Servo Surjit Hockey Tournament 2014

Action in Indian Oil vs Railway Coach Factory Kapurthala match in 31st Indian Oil Servo Surjit Hockey Tournament 2014

In men section first match in Pool A last year’s runners-up Indian Oil beat RCF Kapurtahala. In the 10th minute of the match Olympian Parabhjot Singh netted the ball from left flank (1-0). In the 15th minute Vikas Sharma scored the goal from the top of the circle to make it 2-0 for Indian Oil. In 20th minute RCF’s Simrandeep Singh converted the penalty corner to reduce the margin. In 22nd minute Indian Oil’s Sunil Yadav sounded the board with penalty corner conversion regain the lead of 2 goals. At half time Indian Oil was leading by 3-1. Continue reading →

Army XI, PNB and Punjab & Sind Bank register Victories: Surjit Hockey

Jalandhar November 2, 2014: Army XI, Punjab National Bank and Punjab & Sind Bank earned three full points by winning their league encounters of the 31st Indian Oil Surjit Hockey Tournament at Olympian Surjit Hockey Stadium here today.

Action in Railway Coach Factory Kapurthala vs Punjab XI (India) women's hockey match in 31st Indian Oil Servo Surjit Hockey Tournament 2014

Action in Railway Coach Factory Kapurthala vs Punjab XI (India) women’s hockey match in 31st Indian Oil Servo Surjit Hockey Tournament 2014

In Women section’s first match Rail Coach Factory Kapurthala beat Punjab XI (India) by 5-1 to get three points. In men sections Army XI beat Punjab Police by 4-1, Punjab National Bank edged past ONGC by 1-0 and Holders Punjab & Sind Bank defeated Namdhari XI by 4-2.

In men section Pool B match Army XI grounded Punjab Police by 4-1. Army took lead in 12th minute when their Siraju AP converted the penalty corner (1-0). In 19th minute Punjab Police scored equalizer with the field goal by Jagmeet Singh (1-1). In 29th minute of the play Army once again took lead with penalty corner conversion by Siraju AP (2-1). After lemon break Army’s Binoy Bhengra in 54th minute and Bhushan Kujur in 57th minute of the play (4-1). Continue reading →

NALCO comes on board as Associate Sponsor for the upcoming Hero Hockey Champions Trophy 2014

New Delhi, 2 November 2014: National Aluminium Company Limited (NALCO), a Navratna company, has decided to come on board as an Associate Sponsors for the upcoming Hero Hockey Champions Trophy 2014.

National Aluminium Company Limited (NALCO) LogoThe Hero Hockey Champions Trophy 2014 is scheduled to be held at Kalinga Stadium in Bhubaneswar from 6 December till 14 December 2014, returning back to its biennial format after the introduction of Hockey World League. Continue reading →

RCF Started Surjit Hockey Tournament League Stage on winning note

Jalandhar November 1, 2014: Former Champion Rail Coach Factory (RCF Kapurthala) started their the 31st Indian Oil Servo Surjit Hockey Tournament campaign on winning note and earned full points in their first match in league stage, here at local Olympian Surjit Hockey Stadium, Burlton Park.

Action in Railway Coach Factory Kapurthala vs Indian Overseas Bank match in 31st Indian Oil Servo Surjit Hockey Tournament 2014

Action in Railway Coach Factory Kapurthala vs Indian Overseas Bank match in 31st Indian Oil Servo Surjit Hockey Tournament 2014

In the today match, young and spirited RCF defaeted Indian Overseas Bank by 4-0. In the first league fixtures, the Rail Coach Factory displayed controlled hockey in the first half. They took lead in the 25th minute of the play when RCF’s Sandeeep Singh netted the ball from the pass of Captain Gaganpreet Singh (1-0). In the 30th minute of the play Rail Coach Factory’s Gouravjeet Singh converted the first penalty corner to double the lead. At Half time Rail Coach factory Kapurthala leading by 2-0. Continue reading →

Kampong vs Pinoké: Men’s Hoofdklasse (Dutch League) Live on The Fans of Hockey

We, www.thefansofhockey.com, bring you the livestream of the top dutch club side matches in Hoofdklasse Heren (Top Dutch Men’s Hockey League).This Sunday (2nd November, 2014), Kampong vs Pinoké are playing in the 9th round of Hoofdklasse Heren (Top league Men), at 1900 IST. You can catch the action live with high quality video here which has highest level of hockey in Holland on show.

This Sunday (2nd November, 2014) Kampong vs Pinoké will be here on The Fans of Hockey:

Dutch World Cup silver medalists Constantijn Jonker, Sander de Wijn, Robbert Kemperman and Irish Goalkeeper David Harte are among the big names in Kampong squad. Continue reading →