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India succumb to 1-2 defeat against Belgium in Champions Trophy

June 13, 2016 11:22 pm

PR Sreejesh conceded two goals through his pads against Belgium, resulting in India's first loss in Champions Trophy.

Hockey Champions Trophy, India vs Belgium: As it happened

June 13, 2016 8:06 pm

Belgium ended India's unbeaten run in the Champions Trophy by handing them a 2-1 defeat.

Young players have given me a pleasant surprise, says Roelant Oltmans

June 12, 2016 12:46 pm

India's victory have given them four points from two outings, after their 3-3 draw with reigning Olympic champions Germany in the opening fixture.

India beat Great Britain 2-1 in hockey Champions Trophy

June 11, 2016 10:36 pm

India notch up their first win of Champions Trophy after defeating Great Britain 2-1 in London.

Hockey Champions Trophy, India vs Great Britain: As it happened

June 11, 2016 10:01 pm

India completed their first win of the FIH hockey Champions Trophy handing Great Britain 2-1 defeat in London.

We could have done better than scoring three goals, says India's hockey coach Roelant Oltmans

June 11, 2016 4:22 pm

Roelant Oltmans felt his side could have done better than the 3-3 draw with Germany in Champions Trophy opener.

India draw 3-3 with Germany in Champions Trophy opener

June 10, 2016 11:20 pm

India began their Champions Trophy with 3-3 draw against Germany after leading for most part of the match.

India chasing podium finish at Champions Trophy, says Roelant Oltmans

June 09, 2016 9:52 pm

This edition of the Champions Trophy returns to the old format of six teams competing in round-robins.

Champions trophy and 6-nation event will be our mental test: PR Sreejesh

June 05, 2016 2:19 pm

Playing high intensity matches almost two months prior to the Rio Olympics will not be sufficient to improve on certain aspects feels PR Sreejesh.

Australia beat India 2-1 in close encounter

June 03, 2016 8:27 pm

Grace Stewart and Emily Smith scored for Australia against India to give them a victory in their final game in the four nations tournament.

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India vs Pakistan: Arch-rivals draw in Hockey World League

June 27, 2015 1:41 am

Arch rivals India Pakistan play out a 2-2 draw in an exciting Hockey World League semifinal match.

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12th South Asian Games conclude

February 24, 2016 3:44 am

Guwahati, Feb 24 (ANI): The 12th South Asian games were declared close in a glittering ceremony that saw performances by eight live bands from across the northeastern states. India's regional supremacy went unchallenged as the hosts were crowned overall champions for the 12th consecutive time after notching up a record-breaking haul of 188 gold, 90 silver and 30 bronze medals taking the overall tally to 308. While Sri Lanka with a total of 186 medals came second, Pakistan begged third position with 106 medals. Afghanistan stood at fourth with a medal tally of 35, Bangladesh at fifth with 75 medals, Nepal secured sixth position with 60 medals, Maldives stands at seventh with a medal tally of 3 and Bhutan stands at eighth with a total of 16 medals. Cycling, football, hockey, squash, volleyball were among 23 sport disciplines of which 16 were held in Guwahati and 7 in Shillong. The hosting of the major international sporting event is part of the government's efforts to develop India's northeast region. The two hosting cities Guwahati and Shillong showcased the culture and heritage of northeast India. The mega sports extravaganza will help boost the state's tourism besides pushing infrastructural growth. The objective of decentralizing sports to centres outside the metros is laudable and the effort will boost economic growth and bring prosperity to the region, making India a global destination for sports.