MPHA & Punjab complete quarter-finals line-up of the Junior Women Hockey Nationals

27 April 2013: MPHA and Punjab complete the quarter-finals line-up of the 3rd Hockey India Junior Women National Championship being played at Astroturf Hockey Stadium in Ranchi.

Six goals scored by Shikha Sharma helped Madhya Pradesh Hockey Academy to register easy win over The Hockey Maharashtra 16-1 in their concluding Pool D match. Continue reading →

Today at Junior and Senior Women’s Hockey National Championships 2013: Punjab, Haryana and MPHA Completes QF Line Up in Lucknow

26 April 2013: Punjab, Haryana and Madhya Pradesh Hockey Academy completed the quarter-final line-up with emphatic victories in their concluding league matches of the 3rd Hockey India Senior Women National Championship at the Major Dhyan Chand Stadium in the Guru Govind Singh Sports College in Lucknow.

Quarter-final Schedule (Sunday, 28 April 2013)
Railways vs Uttar Pradesh (6:30 am)
Haryana vs Sports Authority of India (8:30 am)
Jharkhand vs Karnataka (2:00 pm)
MPHA vs Punjab (4:00pm)

Punjab defeated Delhi 7-0 in their concluding league match played today. Goal scorers for Punjab were Sadhna Singh (2, 18, 39 min), Monika (5 min), Gurwant (54 min), Sukhjeet (56 min) and Lalremruati (66 min). Continue reading →

Today at Junior and Senior Women’s Hockey National Championships 2013: Sr Rajasthan Register their 1st Win

25 April 2013: Five goals by Sonu helped Rajasthan beat Bengal 9-2 in a Pool B match of the 3rd Hockey India Senior Women National Hockey Championship at the Major Dhyan Chand Stadium in the Guru Govind Singh Sports College, Lucknow. After losing two matches in the championship this is the first victory for Rajasthan.

Goal scorers for Rajasthan were Sonu (17, 21, 50, 58, 64 min), Jaya Chouhan (19, 52 min) and Prabhjot Kaur (61, 69 min). For Bengal scorers were Archana Kumari Tewari (5 min) and Rubi Khatun (39 min). Continue reading →

Today at Junior and Senior Women’s Hockey National Championship 2013: Jr Tamil Nadu Reach Quarters

24 April 2013: Bihar defeated Jammu & Kashmir 9-0 (Pool D) with the help of 5 goals from Aprajita Kumari, including a hat-trick in the 3rd Hockey India Senior Women National Hockey Championship at the Major Dhyan Chand Stadium in the Guru Govind Singh Sports College Lucknow on Wednesday. Goal scorers for Bihar were Aprajita Kumari (13, 19, 43, 51, 65 minutes), Antu Kumari (56, 59 min), Poonam Giri (10 min) and Manji Pandey (68). Continue reading →

Chandigarh enter Quarter-finals of Women’s Hockey Nationals

Bhopal, October 18: Chandigarh registered their third win in Pool G to book their berth for the quarterfinals of 2nd Hockey India Senior Women National Championship, Bhopal on Thursday. MPHA, Railways and Odisha have already entered the quarterfinals.

In a high voltage clash of Pool G Chandigarh defeated Karnataka 3-2. Chandigarh opened their account through Rajini in the 8th minute while Karnataka scored an equalizer in the 34th minute through field goal by Chitra Korakutira. Continue reading →

Karishma & Manjeet perform hat-tricks in Chandigarh big victory

SONEPAT, Oct 1: Manjeet Rawal and Karishma Singh scored eight goals each as Chandigarh raced to a 23-0 win against Assam in its opening Pool C league game in the 2nd Hockey India Junior Women National Championship at the Motilal Nehru School of Sports, Rai today. Karishma Singh secured a double-hat-trick while Manjeet Rawal notched up a hat-trick herself.

In a Pool A game, Mizoram beat Andhra Pradesh 2-1. Lalhlunmawii scored for Mizoram in the 35th and 63rd minute after Avani Nattha had put Andhra Pradesh ahead in the 13th minute. Continue reading →