2nd Bengaluru Cup from 10th Oct and 32nd Surjit Hockey 30th Oct Onwards

The 32nd edition of the Indian Oil Surjit Hockey Tournament, will be held in Jalandhar Olympian Surjit Astroturf Hockey Stadium, Burlton Park from October 30 to November 5. And the 2nd edition of the Bengaluru Cup will be organized by Hockey Karnataka from 10th-19th October at KSHA Hockey Stadium in Bangalore.

Cricketer Rahul Dravid and Swimmer Nisha Millet with players like Nithin Thimmaiah, PL Thimmanna, PR Aiyappa, etc unveiling Karnataka XI jersey for Bengaluru Cup 2015

Cricketer Rahul Dravid and Swimmer Nisha Millet with players like Nithin Thimmaiah, PL Thimmanna, PR Aiyappa, etc unveiling Karnataka XI jersey for Bengaluru Cup 2015

After a successful first edition last year, Hockey Karnataka announced the second edition in the presence of guests of honor Rahul Dravid and Nisha Millet. The occasion also saw the unveiling of the official uniform of team Karnataka XI, by star hockey players from the state. Continue reading →

RDT Anantapur Retained JFHA Inter-School Hockey Tournament Title

Bangalore, 10 Nov, 2013: RDT High School for Inclusive Education, Anantapur successfully defended their title of JFHA Inter-School Hockey Tournament by defeating Sports School Kudige in the final of Dreamworld India – JFHA Inter-School Hockey Tournament 2013 by 3-2 played tonight here at KSHA Hockey Stadium under floodlights.

NA Haris, MLA Shantinagar handing over trophy to RDT High School for Inclusive Education, Anantapur, the Champions of Dreamworld India - JFHA Inter-School Hockey Tournament 2013

NA Haris, MLA Shantinagar handing over trophy to RDT High School for Inclusive Education, Anantapur, the Champions of Dreamworld India – JFHA Inter-School Hockey Tournament 2013

In the final match, Siva of RDT, scored in 3rd minute to take early lead which lasted till the half time. The Sports School Kudige came back in the game quickly after the change of ends and scored an early goal in 2nd half to equalize. The equalizing goal came through Carriappa MB, when he scored off a penalty corner in very first minute of 2nd half. Continue reading →

3rd JFHA Inter-School Hockey Tourney from 7th Nov in Floodlights

After 2 editions of trend-setting and world-class hockey tournament for school kids, the 3rd edition of the JFHA Inter-School Hockey Tournament is all set to start on 7th November.

Dreamworld India will be the title sponsor of the 2013 edition of the tournament which will be played under floodlights at the KSHA Hockey Stadium, Langford Town, Bangalore. Dreamworld India – JFHA Inter-School Hockey Tournament 2013, is co-sponsored by Maths Creation Centre, in association with MJ Maths.

Jude Felix speaking to the Media (Photo Credits: Nikhil Kariappa / JFHA)

Jude Felix speaking to the Media (Photo Credits: Nikhil Kariappa / JFHA)

JFHA with its vision and focus to reach out sports to all sectors of the society has partnered with “CHAMPION IN ME – RED RIBBON REVOLUTION“ taking the lead to be the Global voice for children and youth living with HIV/AIDS and the Dreamworld India – JFHA Inter-School Hockey tournament will played in aid to create awareness and spread the message to eradicate stigma and discrimination among children and youth living with HIV/AIDS and bring them to the mainstream. Continue reading →

Phase 2 of KSHA ‘A’ Division Hockey League Championship 2012-13

KSHA ‘A’ Division Hockey League Championship 2012-13: Phase 2

KSHA Logoat the KSHA Hockey Stadium, Bangatore (map).
Organised by: KSHA (Karnataka State Hockey Association)

Teams Qualified for 2nd Phase from Phase 1:
SAI ‘B’, Postal, ASC Boys, MEG Boys

Final Points’ Table:

2ND PHASE P W D L GF GA GD PTS
S A I ‘B’ 3 3 0 0 15 2 13 9
POSTAL 3 1 1 1 7 11 -4 4
ASC BOYS 3 1 0 2 5 9 -4 3
MEG BOYS 3 0 1 2 3 8 -5 1

Detailed Results of Phase 2 (Phase 1 Results here): Continue reading →

Call for Selection Trials for Karnataka Hockey Teams for Upcoming Nationals

Hockey Karnataka will be conducting selection trials to select Sub-Junior, Junior and Senior Karnataka Hockey Teams in Men’s and Women’s categories for upcoming Hockey Nationals.

Karnataka Team during Senior National Championship 2012

File Photo: Karnataka Senior Men’s Team during Senior National Championship 2012 (Photo by: Deepthi Indukuri)

The selection trials for Senior Women’s players are proposed on 27th – 28th March, 2013 at Hockey Stadium, Bangalore. The team will participate in 3rd Hockey India Women’s (Senior) Hockey National Championship, to be played from 18th to 30th April 2013 at Lucknow.

Junior Karnataka Women’s Hockey Players’ trials will be conducted on 3rd – 4th April, 2013 between 8AM and 10 AM. The 3rd Hockey India Women’s (Junior) Hockey National Championship will be played at Ranchi from 19th April to 1st May 2013, for which players born on or after 1st January 1994 are eligible. Continue reading →

Malaysian Junior Hockey Team Won 1st Phase of KSHA Super Division Hockey League

Continuing on their winning run, the Malaysian Junior Hockey team won the 1st Phase of the KSHA State Super Division Hockey League tournament by defeating MEG “A” in well contested final match played at KSHA Hockey Stadium, Bangalore on Sunday.

Project 2013 Squad (Malaysia Junior Hockey Team) with coaching staff Dharmaraj (Chief Coach) and Gobinathan (Asst Coach), Dr Saju Josesh, Razana (Physio) during KSHA Super Division Hockey League 2013

Project 2013 Squad (Malaysia Junior Hockey Team) with coaching staff Dharmaraj (Chief Coach) and Gobinathan (Asst Coach), Dr Saju Josesh, Razana (Physio) during KSHA Super Division Hockey League 2013

The visitors, who had won all of their matches in 1st phase, were no different in final and won it by 4-3. The Project 2013 squad, coached by former internationals K Dharmaraj and Gobinathan are in town to prepare Junior World 2013 to be hosted by India in December. Continue reading →