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Pakistan make clean sweep of China hockey series


December 26th, 2011 - 12:29 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, Dec 26 (IANS) Pakistan has made a clean sweep of the four-match friendship hockey series against China, clinching the last game 2-1 in Lahore.Pakistan won the fourth and the ... Read more...

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Zardari lauds hockey team


November 4th, 2011 - 11:53 am ICT by IANS
Islamabad, Nov 4 (IANS) President Asif Ali Zardari has congratulated Pakistan's hockey team for its victory against Australia in the final of the Tri-Nation hockey series.Pakistan Thursday defeated Australia by ... Read more...

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Shakeel Abbasi to lead Pakistan hockey team, Sohail Abbas back


October 11th, 2011 - 6:49 pm ICT by IANS
Karachi, Oct 11 (IANS) Shakeel Abbasi has replaced the ailing Mohammad Imran as the captain of the Pakistani hockey team for the tri-series in Australia.The Pakistan Hockey Federation (PHF) has ... Read more...

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PHF issues show cause notices to three key players


April 24th, 2011 - 2:59 pm ICT by ANI
Lahore, April 24(ANI): The Pakistan Hockey Federation (PHF) has issued show cause notices to three of its top players for entering into contracts with the planned World Series of Hockey (WSH) in ... Read more...

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PHF patron Malik to work for Indo-Pak hockey series resumption


April 20th, 2011 - 2:15 pm ICT by ANI
Islamabad, April 20(ANI): Pakistan Interior Minister Rehman Malik, who is also the Pakistan Hockey Federation's patron, is keen to resume the hockey series between India and Pakistan.PHF Secretary General Mohammad ... Read more...

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Pakistan hopes to revive hockey ties with India


April 19th, 2011 - 1:16 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, April 19 (IANS) Pakistan hopes to "resume hockey ties with India", said an official here. The sporting ties were frozen following the 2008 Mumbai terror attack.Pakistan Hockey Federation ... Read more...

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PHF to discuss Indo-Pak hockey series revival with Malik today


April 19th, 2011 - 11:06 am ICT by ANI
Lahore, April 19(ANI): Pakistan Hockey Federation (PHF) Secretary Asif Bajwa will meet Interior Minister Rehman Malik on Tuesday (today) to consider the possibility of the revival of Indo-Pak hockey series along ... Read more...

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Pak keen for hockey series with India: PHF official


April 13th, 2011 - 6:46 am ICT by ANI
Lahore, Apr. 13 (ANI): Pakistan Hockey Federation (PHF) secretary general Mohammad Asif Bajwa has said the schedule of a Pakistan-India hockey series could be finalised soon."We are in touch with the Indian ... Read more...

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Indian hockey team likely to tour Pakistan at 2011 end: Asif Bajwa


April 9th, 2011 - 2:39 pm ICT by ANI
Karachi, April 9(ANI): The Indian hockey team is likely to tour Pakistan at the end of 2011, Pakistan Hockey Federation (PHF) Secretary Asif Bajwa has said.Indian Hockey Federation Secretary Narinder Batra ... Read more...

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‘Disappointed’ Pak scrambles to arrange another hockey series after India postponement


March 16th, 2011 - 2:49 pm ICT by ANI
Karachi, Mar 16(ANI): The postponement of Pakistan's three-match hockey series against India has come as a huge disappointment for the Greenshirts, who have been short of international fixtures since their 2010 Asian ... Read more...

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Pak-India hockey series in doldrums


January 14th, 2011 - 5:00 pm ICT by ANI
Islamabad, Jan 14(ANI): A hockey series to be played between India and Pakistan is in the doldrums, as both nations are still negotiating to organise it."We are still negotiating to organise this ... Read more...

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Pakistan keen on reviving hockey series with India


October 28th, 2010 - 3:21 pm ICT by IANS
By Khalid Omar Karachi, Oct 28 (IANS) Pakistan's hockey chiefs plan to push for the revival of bilateral matches against India during next month's International Hockey Federation (FIH) meet in Switzerland. Pakistan Hockey ... Read more...

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India overcome Belgium 3-2 in second hockey Test


July 16th, 2010 - 6:29 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 16 (IANS) India overcame Belgium 3-2 in the second Test of the three match hockey series at Antwerp, Belgium. Dragflicker Sandeep Singh converted two penalty corners in the 26th and ... Read more...

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Indian women’s team beat Kiwis to seal hockey series


May 22nd, 2010 - 1:41 pm ICT by ANI
Wellington, May 22(ANI): The Indian women's hockey team scored three second half goals to beat New Zealand 3-1 at the National Hockey Stadium in Wellington on Saturday, and seal the five-Test series ... Read more...

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India-Pakistan federations agree to resume hockey series


March 11th, 2010 - 6:27 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 11 (IANS) Hockey India and the Pakistan Hockey Federation (PHF) have agreed in principle to resume bilateral test series between the two countries. HI secretary general Narinder Batra and his ... Read more...

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India beat Canada in hockey series with 4-0 lead


October 19th, 2009 - 6:59 pm ICT by IANS
Surrey (Canada), Oct 19 (IANS) Sandeep Singh scored a brace as India defeated hosts Canada 3-1 to take an unassailable 4-0 lead in the seven-match hockey Test series at Tamanawis Park here. ... Read more...

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India beat Canada in hockey series opener


October 10th, 2009 - 3:47 pm ICT by IANS
Victoria (Canada), Oct 10 (IANS) India defeated Canada 2-0 in the first of the seven match hockey series at the University of Victoria ground here Friday. Tushar Khandekar (27th) and Sandeep Singh (66th) ... Read more...

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England beat India to clinch hockey series


August 3rd, 2009 - 3:40 pm ICT by IANS
Birmingham, Aug 3 (IANS) England overcame a two-goal deficit to beat India 3-2 in the third and final hockey test here. With Sunday's victory, England clinched the three Test hockey series 2-1. England ... Read more...

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Harendra says he was provoked into Pakistan remark


May 15th, 2009 - 9:07 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi/Karachi, May 15 (IANS) India's hockey coach Harendra Singh Friday clarified that his remark about India-Pakistan bilateral series were torn out of context by two Pakistani journalists who deliberately asked ... Read more...

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Argentina beat India 4-2 to level hockey series


January 23rd, 2009 - 3:15 pm ICT by IANS
Mar del Plata, Jan 23 (IANS) India squandered an advantageous position to go down 2-4 to Argentina in the fourth and final hockey Test here Friday.Argentina, who were down 0-2 in the ... Read more...

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Malaysian hockey team refuses to visit Pakistan


January 13th, 2009 - 4:48 pm ICT by ANI
Lahore , Jan.13 (ANI): In a fresh blow to the attempts of the Pakistan Hockey Federation (PHF) to revive hockey activities on home soil, the Malaysian Hockey Federation (MHF) has turned ... Read more...

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Sandeep Singh named captain of senior hockey team


January 9th, 2009 - 9:49 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Jan 9 (IANS) Drag-flicker Sandeep Singh has been named captain for the forthcoming Test hockey series against Argentina and the four-nation Punjab Gold Cup in Chandigarh from Jan 31 to ... Read more...

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Former Pak captains fear India may pullout of Test and ODI series


November 13th, 2008 - 12:47 pm ICT by ANI
Lahore, Nov 13 (ANI): Indias decision to cancel their junior hockey teams visit to Pakistan is giving jitters to the cricket establishment which is fearing that the BCCI can pull out ... Read more...

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India junior hockey team’s Pakistan visit cancelled


November 10th, 2008 - 10:06 pm ICT by IANS
Karachi, Nov 10 (IANS) India Monday cancelled its five-match junior hockey series against Pakistan at the last moment citing security concerns, Pakistan Hockey Federation (PHF) president said.PHF chief Qasim Zia told reporters ... Read more...

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