India Beat Korea to Clinch Bronze Medal at Sultan Azlan Shah Cup

India: Bronze Medalists of 24th Sultan Azlan Shah Cup 2015

The men’s hockey team of India defeated Korea in shoot-out to win Bronze medal at 24th Sultan Azlan Shah Cup 2015 in Ipoh Perak. Later in the evening, New Zealand edged defending champions Australia on shoot-out to clinch the title. After registering a thumping victory over Australia in their last league match, the confident Indian team defeated 8th-ranked Korea by 4-1 (2-2) in bronze medal match, which was decided with penalty shoot-out. This is Team India’s fifth Bronze Medal in the prestigious tournament as they previously won the Bronze in 2012, 2007, 2006 and 1983. India claimed five Gold medals … Continue reading →

Black Sticks clinch Azlan Shah Cup title from Kookaburras, India won Bronze

Black Sticks celebrate their Sultan Azlan Shah Cup 2015 win

The Black Sticks Men have won the 2015 Sultan Azlan Shah Cup in thrilling style with a 3-1 shoot-out victory over defending champions Australia. Earlier in the day, India and Canada defeated Korea and hosts Malaysia shoot-outs respectively to take bronze and fifth place respectively. On the day of shoot-outs in Ipoh, India and Korea found themselves locked at 2-2 at full-time hooter in Bronze medal match, which later India won by 4-1 in shoot-out, while hosts Malaysia were locked at 4-4 with Canada at full-time score. Ho-Garcia Gabriel scored a hat-trick for Canada, while Faizal Saari scored a brace … Continue reading →

Hawke’s Bay Cup: USA beat India 4-2, Hockeyroos held for yet another draw

Deep Grace Ekka and Deepika led gallant efforts of Indian defence against USA in Hawke's Bay Cup

After giving a tough fight, Indian women’s hockey team went down to USA by 2-4 in the second match at the Hawke’s Bay Cup being played at Hastings Sports Park, New Zealand today. While Australia were held yet another draw in the tournament in Pool A. New Zealand and Korea won their respective matches in Pool B. Today’s results: Match 5:  USA 4 (Jill Witmer 19, Kathleen Sharkey 42,43 Julia Reinprecht 47) beat  India 2 (Anuradha Thokchom 6,44) Match 6: Australia 2 (Madonna Blyth 4, Jodie Kenny 30) draw  China 2 (Yang Peng,26, Xiayun Xi 35 ) Match 7: Korea … Continue reading →

Women’s Hockey Hawke’s Bay Cup: China beat India 2-1 in Opener

Indian women hockey team at IGI Airport New Delhi before departing for Hawke’s Bay

On the opening day of The Hawke’s Bay Cup (Women’s Hockey), the Hosts Black Sticks came from 0-2 down to draw 2-2 against Japan, while India were defeated by China (2-1) in the tournament opener. USA held Australia for 1-1 draw as Argentina beat Korea by 2-0. RESULTS of The Hawke’s Bay Cup (Women’s Hockey) Day 1: Game four: Black Sticks vs Japan: 2-2 Draw Japanese goal scorers: Shihori Oikawa, Hazuki Nagai New Zealand goal scorers: Rachel McCann, Pippa Hayward Game three: Argentina vs Korea: 2-0 (Argentina win) Argentina goal scorer: Martina Cavallero x2 Game two: Australia vs USA: 1-1 … Continue reading →

The Hawke’s Bay Cup (Women’s Hockey): Schedule, Live Stream and Results

The Hawke's Bay Cup (Women's Hockey) Logo

The Hawke’s Bay Cup (Women’s Hockey) 11-19th April 2015 Hastings Sports Park, Napier (New Zealand) Participating teams: Pool A: Australia, China, India, USA Pool B: Argentina, Japan, Korea, New Zealand Live Stream of The Hawke’s Bay Cup (Women’s Hockey) Here: Detailed Schedule and Results of The Hawke’s Bay Cup (Women’s Hockey) here: Author: “The Hockey Fan”; Last updated on April 19, 2015 16:27 . … Continue reading →

Indian Women Looking for exciting opening match against China in Hawke’s Bay Cup

Indian women hockey team for Hawke’s Bay Cup

Post the glorious victory in Hero Hockey World League Round 2, the Indian Women Hockey Team is all confident and geared up for the upcoming Hawke’s Bay Cup 2015 in New Zealand. The team is well prepared to put forward a tough game and register a victory in their first clash against China on the opening day of the tournament. Australia will take on USA, Argentina will face Korea and the hosts will go head on against Japan in the other opening day matches. Live Stream of The Hawke’s Bay Cup (Women’s Hockey) Here Indian women had last met China … Continue reading →