USA : U.S. Field Hockey Association | FIH World Rank - 29 (M) / 11 (W)

USA : U.S. Field Hockey Association | FIH World Rank – 27 (M) / 10 (W)

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Rio 2016 Olympic Games: Women’s Hockey Schedule and Results

Rio 2016 Olympics Games Logo

Rio 2016 Olympic Games: Women’s Hockey Schedule and Results Venue: Olympic Hockey Centre Rua Sargento Morais Pinheiro, 572-620 – Vila Militar, Rio de Janeiro – RJ, Brazil 5th – 21st August 2016 Participating Teams:  Pool A: Netherlands, New Zealand, China, Germany, Korea, Spain Pool B: Argentina, Australia, Great Britain, USA, Japan, India Rio 2016 Olympic Games: Women’s Hockey Detailed Schedule and Results: # Pool Time India Time Team1 vs Team2 Pitch Saturday 6 August W01 B 17:00 01:30 Argentina vs  USA 2 W02 B 20:30 05:00 Great Britain vs  Australia 1 Sunday 7 August W03 A 10:00 18:30 New Zealand … Continue reading →




HIL Auction on 17th Sept: No team from South India, 135 Indians and 142 Foriegners in Fray

Ranchi Rays: Champions of Hero Hockey India League 2015

Hockey India League (HIL) is conducting a fresh auction of players for the upcoming season of the League on September 17 at New Delhi. The six franchisee will bid for players from India, Australia, New Zealand, Canada, USA, England, South Africa, Netherlands, Germany, Belgium, Scotland, Malaysia, Japan and Korea to complete their teams. This is going to be 4th season of HIL, but still there are no teams from South India, either of Chennai or Bangalore should have had a franchise in the league by now. In the interest of the game and for increasing its reach, hockey hotbeds like Karnataka and … Continue reading →




USA Women and Canada Men qualify for Rio 2016 Olympics

Adam Froese scored winning penalty shoot-out against Brazil to confirm a place for Canada in Rio 2016 Olympics

USA women and Canada men confirmed their place in the hockey event at Rio 2016 at the Pan Am Games Canada men won their semi-final match at the Pan Am Games and will meet Argentina in the final USA women won their semi-final match at the Pan Am Games and will meet Argentina in the final The International Hockey Federation (FIH) have confirmed that USA Women and Canada men have qualified for the hockey event at the Rio 2016 Olympic Games. USA women beat Canada and Canada men beat Brazil in their semi-final match, to confirm their place in the … 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: http://www.fih.ch/rankings/outdoor/)

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 →




Get the crucial penalty corners and convert them: India Chief Coach Paul van Ass

Indian Hockey team at a practice session before FINTRO Hockey World League Semi-Final Antwerp (Men)

With just a day to go until the India Men Hockey Team kick off their quest for the FINTRO Hockey World League Semi-Final at Antwerp, Belgium, where they will clash against France on the opening day of the all important tournament to get underway from tomorrow. Ranked ninth in the world, Sardar Singh’s side are in the same pool with Australia, Poland, France and arch-rivals Pakistan. In the practice matches, India lost to Belgium 1-2 before defeating France by 1-0, Great Britain by 3-1 and USA by 4-0. Author: “The Hockey Fan”; Last updated on June 19, 2015 17:25 . … Continue reading →




Hawke’s Bay Cup: India beat Japan to finish 7th, USA defeated Argentina for 5th place

Indian women hockey team for Hawke’s Bay Cup

India saved their best till last at the Hawke’s Bay Cup women’s hockey tournament 2015, scoring two goals in the final quarter of the 7th & 8th playoff to beat Japan 3-2 after going down 2-0 early in the match. USA stunned their Pan-American rivals Argentina by 3-0 to finish 5th in the tournament. 7th-8th Place Match: India 3 (Sushila Pukhrambam 27, Deepika 54, Rani Rampal 57) beat Japan 2 (Mie Nakashima 9, Yukari Yamamoto 20) 5th-6th Place Match: USA 3 (Jill Witmer 20, Katie O’Donnell 26, Lauren Crandall 44) beat Argentina 0 Full Match video of India vs Japan: … Continue reading →