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Rani Rampal to lead Indian women’s team for 2018 Women’s Hockey World Cup tournament in London

Forward Rani Rampal has been named as the captain of India’s 18-member squad for the prestigious 2018 women’s hockey World Cup tournament, which is slated to begin in London on July 21. Indian team has been placed in Pool B alongside hosts and world no.2 England, world no.7 USA and world no.16 Ireland. India’s defence ..


Harendra Singh appointed as high performance specialist coach for Indian Senior Women Hockey Team (ISWHT)

Harendra Singh, the hockey coach and Dronacharya Awardee, has been appointed as High Performance Specialist Coach for Indian Senior Women Hockey Team (ISWHT). The decision was recently taken jointly by SAI and Hockey India on the basis of his recent and past performance. Under his coaching, the junior men team won the Junior Men World ..


A multi-year broadcast deal inked b/w Hockey India & ESPN STAR

ESPN STAR Sports inked a multi-year broadcast deal Hockey India. The channel will now have the exclusive right to broadcast all international hockey test matches under Hockey India to be played in India for the next 5 years. As per the contract the ESPN STAR Sports will also exclusively cover Hockey India League (HIL), which ..