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Indian Womens Hockey Team
West Bengal  /  Published 29.09.21

Hill’s Nisha Gurung smashes a glass ceiling

For Nisha Gurung, a hockey player from Darjeeling, it definitely is not a man’s world. The 23-year-old from Ging tea garden in Darjeeling has achieved the rare distinction of coaching a men&rsq...
By Vivek Chhetri in Darjeeling

Sports  /  Published 07.09.21

Tokyo stint will help us get better: Salima

The Indian women's hockey team has gained a lot of confidence from their stellar display at the the Tokyo Olympics, according to midfielder Salima Tete, who feels the side showed signs of a bright...
By Our Bureau

Sports  /  Published 08.08.21

Meet India's medal achievers at Tokyo

One historic gold, two silver and three bronze medals. But there's more to India's Tokyo Olympics story. These past two weeks have chronicled the revival of Indian hockey and also gave Indian ...
By Our Bureau

Sports  /  Published 07.08.21

Hockey: Teams get best-ever rankings

  The Indian men's and women's hockey teams jumped one spot each to achieve their highest-ever world rankings at number 3 and 8 respectively, riding on their historic campaign at the Tok...
By Our Bureau, PTI in New Delhi

Sports  /  Published 07.08.21

Play more: Marijne

The Indian women’s hockey team’s outgoing coach Sjoerd Marijne on Friday said Rani Rampal and her gutsy teammates deserve more international exposure and the national federation must intro...
By PTI in Tokyo

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Sports  /  Published 07.08.21

Script ready for hockey revival

As the final whistle blew after the India versus Great Britain bronze medal playoff match of the Tokyo Olympic Games on Friday, the likes of Rani Rampal and Savita Punia slumped to the ground in tears...
By Gurbux Singh

Sports  /  Published 06.08.21

Indian women's hockey team coach quits

It has been learnt that both Marijne and team's analytical coach Janneka Schopman were offered an extension by the Sports Authority of India (SAI) but the former refused the offer due to personal ...
By Our Bureau in Tokyo

Sports  /  Published 06.08.21

Hockey: Salima makes a mark

How did it change for Salima Hockey Simdega president Manoj Konbegi remembers when her talent with the stick finally came to the fore. He recalled how the scouts spotted her, and urged her to ap...
By Our Bureau in Calcutta, Ranchi

India  /  Published 06.08.21

Praise for gritty India women

Bollwood star Shah Rukh Khan, who famously played the coach of the women's hockey team in Chak De India also chimed in. "Heartbreak!!! But all reasons to hold our heads high. Well played Indi...
By Our Bureau

Sports  /  Published 06.08.21

India women go down fighting

After Sharmila Devi hit wide from a one-on-one situation, the Indians stunned Great Britain when Vandana tapped in an open ball inside the circle to go into half time with a 3-2 lead. Down by a goal,...
By Our Bureau


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