Sultan of Johor Cup 2015 (Under-21 Hockey): Schedule and Results

Junior Indian Hockey Team: The Champions of Sultan of Johor Cup 2014

5th Sultan of Johor Cup 2015 Venue: Taman Daya Hockey Stadium, Johor Bahru, Malaysia Date: 11th October to 18th October, 2015 Participating teams in the only invitational international hockey tournament for under-21 age category, Sultan of Johor Cup 2015, are as following: Argentina, Australia, Great Britain, India, Malaysia, Pakistan Points Table of Sultan of Johor Cup 2015: No  Teams P W D L G/A +/- Pt 1 India 5 4 0 1 14 – 8 6 12 2 Great Britain 5 3 2 0 15 – 9 6 11 3 Malaysia 5 2 1 2 11 – 11 0 7 … Continue reading →

Schedule and Results: Hero Hockey World League Final 2015 Raipur

Hero Hockey World League Final 2015 Raipur Logo

Hero Hockey World League Final 2015 Raipur Venue: Raipur International Hockey Stadium, Raipur (Chhattisgarh) India Dates: 27th November – 6th December 2015 Final Standings: 1. Australia, 2. Belgium, 3. India, 4. Netherlands, 5. Argentina, 6. Great Britain, 7. Germany, 8. Canada Hero Hockey World League Final 2015 Raipur Individual Awards: Hero Best Player: Jamie Dwyer (AUS) SECL Best Goalkeeper: Jaap Stockmann (NED) NMDC Best Junior: Arthur van Doren (BEL) Hero Top Scorer: 8 – Gonzalo Peillat (ARG) NTPC Fans Choice: P. R. Sreejesh (IND) Participating Teams: Pool A: Canada, Great Britain, Australia, Belgium Pool B: Argentina, India, Germany, Netherlands Television Broadcast … Continue reading →

Raipur to host 2015 Men’s Hockey World League Final

Dr Narinder Dhruv Batra, President of Hockey India, presenting 'Hockey India Momento' to Dr. Raman Singh, Hon'ble Chief Minister of Chhattisgarh in Raipur

Raipur International Hockey Stadium will host the 2015 Men’s Hockey World League Final First international hockey event to be held in city of Raipur Recently completed stadium to host eight team competition The International Hockey Federation (FIH) has announced that the 2015 men’s Hockey World League Final will be hosted by the Indian city of Raipur, Chhattisgarh between 27 November and 6 December 2015. The event will be held in the 3,000 capacity Raipur International Hockey Stadium which was opened as a dedicated hockey facility in August 2014. Author: “The Hockey Fan”; Last updated on August 18, 2015 14:01 . … Continue reading →

India Men Climbs to 8th place in latest FIH Ranking, Top Unchanged

Men's FIH World Ranking as on 23rd July 2015 (Source:

Australia and the Netherlands maintain top spot in men’s and women’s FIH World Rankings India and Canada men move up the rankings Changes in the women’s top eight as USA slide down rankings The International Hockey Federation (FIH) has released the latest World Rankings following the completion of the four events comprising the Hockey World League Semi-Finals – Buenos Aires and Antwerp (men); Valencia and Antwerp (women). World Cup holders Australia men and the Netherlands women remain at the top of the World Rankings after both teams won their respective Hockey World League Semi-Final events, beating Belgium and Korea in … Continue reading →

Rio 2016 Qualification explained! India Women have a chance?

Great Britain celebrate winning the gold medal and booking their place at the Olympics (Credits: Stanislas Brochier World Sport Pics)

India men and Korea women were first one to qualify to Rio 2016 by winning Asian Games 2014 in Incheon Men’s teams going to Rio 2016 from FIH Hockey World League Semi-Finals – Germany, Netherlands, Argentina, Australia, Belgium and Great Britain Women’s teams going to Rio 2016 from FIH Hockey World League Semi-Finals – Great Britain, China, Germany, Netherlands, Australia and Argentina The International Hockey Federation (FIH) have confirmed the nations who qualified for the 2016 Rio Olympics at the Hockey World League (HWL) Semi-Final Olympic qualifying events. The events across three venues, saw forty nations take part in pursuit of … Continue reading →

India vs Belgium, Australia vs Great Britain in final four at #HWL2015 in Antwerp

Jasjit Sing and Gurmail Singh of India celebrating a goal during FINTRO Hockey World League Semi-Finals in Antwerp (Credit: Koen Suyk)

Australia, Great Britain, India and Belgium all sealed their places in the semi-finals of the men’s competition at the FINTRO Hockey World League Semi-Finals in Antwerp, Belgium. These teams overcame the respective challenges of Ireland (4-1), Pakistan (2-1), Malaysia (3-2) and France (5-4) to reach the final four and book their tickets to the prestigious Hockey World League Finals, that will be played in India at the end of the year. Trailing by 1-2 at one time in first half, Jasjit scored 2 penalty corners in last quarter for India to come out victorious against the FIH Rank# 12 team. … Continue reading →