Pune will be new host city at Hockey India League 2015

After saddening news of Mumbai Magicians and Ranchi Rhinos not being part of Hero Hockey India League anymore, the organizers announced addition of a new team to the League for the upcoming season of the League scheduled for January-February 2015.

Hero Hockey India League (HHIL) 2014 Trophy

Hero Hockey India League (HHIL) 2014 Trophy

Pune will be the new host city to the internationally acclaimed Hero Hockey India League, making it the newest franchise that will compete in the prestigious international event.

There are speculation of Reliance Industries taking over Mumbai Franchise after Dabur group pulled out of the league, while Ranchi Rhinos jointly owned by the Patel-PS Group and Uniexcel Group have also decided say bye to the League.

The Pune franchise has been bought by Anibran Sarkar, owner of the Deccan Water Treatment Pvt. Ltd. The company founded in 1998 subsequently entered in the field of waste water treatment and developed packaged type sewage treatment plant working in India and overseas with the value of the organization said to be nearly 2000 Cr. Continue reading →