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Thirty-six teams in fray for hockey nationals


September 21st, 2012 - 6:21 pm ICT by IANS
Bangalore, Sep 21 (IANS) In all 36 teams, including defending champions Haryana, have confirmed their participation in the second men's senior National hockey championship commencing here Sunday under the aegis ... Read more...

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Punjab win Junior National Hockey Championship


September 9th, 2012 - 10:09 pm ICT by IANS
Lucknow, Sep 9 (IANS) Punjab defeated Odisha 4-3 to win the Hockey India Junior Men National Championship at the Major Dhyan Chand Stadium here Sunday.Punjab took lead in the 10th ... Read more...

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Junior Hockey: Punjab, Haryana, Odisha, SAI Bhopal in semis


September 7th, 2012 - 8:48 pm ICT by IANS
Lucknow, Sep 7 (IANS) Punjab set up a high-voltage semifinal clash with defending champions Haryana in the junior boys national hockey championship here while last year's finalist Odisha will battle ... Read more...

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Junior Hockey: Punjab launch campaign in style


September 5th, 2012 - 8:43 pm ICT by IANS
Lucknow, Sep 5 (IANS) Akashdeep Singh scored four goals, including a hat-trick, to help Punjab blank Chattisgarh 7-0 in their opening match of the junior men's national hockey championship at ... Read more...

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Pakistan omit skipper Imran and Waseem from Olympic hockey probables


February 18th, 2012 - 9:04 pm ICT by IANS
Karachi, Feb 18 (IANS) Pakistan have in a surprise move omitted skipper Muhammad Imran, midfielder Waseem Ahmed and goalkeeper Salman Akbar from the preliminary list of hockey probables selected for ... Read more...

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Bhopal makes mark on national sports map


October 31st, 2011 - 4:55 pm ICT by IANS
Bhopal, Oct 31 (IANS) Thanks to a 20-time increase in the sports budget, central location, astro-turf grounds and new infrastructure, the Madhya Pradesh capital is fast emerging as a ... Read more...

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Haryana beat Karnataka 2-1 to lift national hockey title (Lead)


June 20th, 2011 - 12:00 am ICT by IANS
Bhopal, June 19 (IANS) Haryana overcame a stiff challenge from Karnataka to win a thrilling final 2-1 and clinch the senior national hockey championship title at the Aishbagh Stadium here ... Read more...

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Punjab beat Jharkhand 4-1, finish third in hockey nationals


June 19th, 2011 - 9:09 pm ICT by IANS
Bhopal, June 19 (IANS) Prabhdeep Singh scored two goals as Punjab defeated Jharkhand 4-1 to finish third in the senior national hockey championship here Sunday.Prabhdeep converted a penalty corner in ... Read more...

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Quarrelling officials leave Bhopal hockey in ruins


June 19th, 2011 - 8:24 pm ICT by IANS
Bhopal, June 19 (IANS) The national hockey championship is being played in this Madhya Pradesh capital but there is no team to represent the state, thanks to the warring factions ... Read more...

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Hockey: Karnataka beat Punjab 2-1, to face Haryana in final (Roundup)


June 19th, 2011 - 12:54 am ICT by IANS
Bhopal, June 18 (IANS) Karnataka continued their brilliant run in the National Hockey Championship by entering the final, edging past Punjab 2-1 here Saturday.Karnataka will face Haryana in the final. ... Read more...

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Karnataka beat Punjab 2-1, move into the final


June 18th, 2011 - 11:46 pm ICT by IANS
Bhopal, June 18 (IANS) Karnataka continued their brilliant run in the National Hockey Championship by entering the final, edging past Punjab 2-1 here Saturday.V.R. Raghunath, on whom Karnataka depended so ... Read more...

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Raghunath confident of getting back into India team


June 18th, 2011 - 6:48 pm ICT by IANS
Bhopal, June 18 (IANS) Karnataka's V.R. Raghunath says he has worked on his drag-flicking technique and also tightened his defence and is confident of getting back into the India team ... Read more...

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Hockey Olympian Topno delighted with Jharkhand’s skills and gumption (Lead)


June 17th, 2011 - 9:24 pm ICT by IANS
Bhopal, June 17 (IANS) Olympian Manohar Topno is delighted to see his young Jharkhand team show skills and gumption in knocking out 20 times champions Railways in the National Hockey ... Read more...

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Hockey Olympian Topno inspires Jharkhand to defy odds


June 17th, 2011 - 7:09 pm ICT by IANS
Bhopal, June 17 (IANS) Olympian Manohar Topno has every reason to be delighted. After all, he inspired Jharkhand to enter the semifinals of the National Hockey Championship Thursday, defeating 20 ... Read more...

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Hockey: Karnataka play Punjab, Jharkhand face Harayana in semis (Roundup)


June 17th, 2011 - 12:44 am ICT by IANS
Bhopal, June 16 (IANS) Karnataka and Haryana romped into the semi-final of the senior national hockey championship, courtesy golden goals from drag flickers V.R. Raghunath and Sandeep Singh respectively here ... Read more...

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Hockey: Karnataka win through Raghunath’s golden goal (Lead)


June 16th, 2011 - 10:36 pm ICT by IANS
Bhopal, June 16 (IANS) Drag-flicker V.R. Raghunath's golden goal took Karnataka past Air India 2-1 and into the semi-finals of the senior national hockey championship here Thursday. Vikram Pillay converted ... Read more...

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Hockey: Punjab crush Bihar 9-0 in quarterfinal


June 16th, 2011 - 12:54 pm ICT by IANS
Bhopal, June 16 (IANS) Punjab crushed Bihar 9-0 to move into the semifinal of the senior national hockey championship here Thursday.Prabhdeep Singh slammed three goals, Manpreet Singh two while Satbir ... Read more...

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Top teams can have tough time in national hockey quarters


June 15th, 2011 - 9:03 pm ICT by IANS
Bhopal, June 15 (IANS) The national hockey championship has reached its league end and the knockout stage, starting Thursday, should produce tougher contests. The league phase with 32 teams was ... Read more...

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Senior national hockey championship in Bhopal June 10-19


May 26th, 2011 - 5:42 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 26 (IANS) The senior national hockey championship will be held at Bhopal from June 10 to 19.This is the first senior national championship organised by Hockey India ... Read more...

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HI to act tough on Bhopal nationals’ participants


July 4th, 2010 - 10:30 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 4 (IANS) Hockey India (HI) has said it will impose strict penalties on players, officials and coaches participating in the senior nationals in Bhopal conducted by the Indian Hockey ... Read more...

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Now, Astroturf scam leaves Lahore Hockey Stadium ground unplayable


January 23rd, 2009 - 4:11 pm ICT by ANI
Lahore, Jan.23 (ANI): A three-member Punjab Sports Department committee has declared the astroturf at Lahores National Hockey Stadium (NHS) as unplayable and dangerous for the players, as it falls short of ... Read more...

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Sports Minister assures all help to hockey


May 20th, 2008 - 7:41 pm ICT by admin
New Delhi, May 20 (IANS) Lauding the achievement of the hockey team at the Azlan Shah Cup, Sports Minister M S Gill Tuesday assured them that the government would do everything required ... Read more...

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SAIL wins national junior hockey championship


February 19th, 2008 - 1:11 am ICT by admin
Hyderabad, Feb 18 (IANS) An extra-time golden goal by Birendra Lakra powered defending champions Steel Authority of India (SAIL) to a 4-3 win against Chandigarh Academy in the final of the 4th ... Read more...

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Bihar, Chandigarh in hockey semis


February 16th, 2008 - 12:39 am ICT by admin
Hyderabad, Feb 15 (IANS) It was a day of golden goals as Bihar edged out Jharkhand 3-2 and Chandigarh Academy overcame Punjab 2-1 in extra-time en route to the semi-finals of the ... Read more...

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