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Hockey: India thrash Germany 6-1 in first match

Hockey: India thrash Germany 6-1 in first match

Krefeld (Germany), Feb 28 (IANS) Playing their first international match in over 12 months, the Indian men's hockey team put up a scintillating show as it outclassed hosts Germany 6-1 in the first of the four-match Europe Tour on Sunday.For the P.R. Sreejesh-led team, Nilakanta Sharma (13th minute),...

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Indian men's hockey team return to international competition with roaring win against Germany

Indian men's hockey team return to international competition with roaring win against Germany

Krefeld [Germany], February 28 (ANI): Playing their first international match in over 12 months, the Indian men's hockey team led by PR Sreejesh put up a scintillating show as they outclassed hosts Germany 6-1 in the first of their four-match Europe tour on Sunday.India's goal scorers were Nilakanta...

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Indian women's hockey side display spirit in losing effort against Germany

Indian women's hockey side display spirit in losing effort against Germany

Dusseldorf [Germany], February 28 (ANI): Indian women's hockey team battled hard but went down 1-0 to world number three Germany in the second match of the four-match series here in Dusseldorf on Sunday.Amelie Wortmann (24') scored the only goal of the game as the Germans held on to their slender le...

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Germany thrash India 5-0 in first women's hockey match

Germany thrash India 5-0 in first women's hockey match

Dusseldorf, Feb 27 (IANS) World No.3 Germany side thrashed world No.9 Indian women's hockey team 5-0 in the first match of the four-match series here on Saturday.Pia Maertens (10th minute, 14th), Lena Micheel (20th), Pauline Heinz (28th) and Lisa Altenburg (41th) found the back of the net for the ho...

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World number three Germany defeat Indian women's hockey team 5-0

World number three Germany defeat Indian women's hockey team 5-0

Dusseldorf [Germany], February 27 (ANI): World number three Germany defeated the Indian women's hockey team 5-0 in their first match of the four-match tour here in Dusseldorf on Saturday.Pia Maertens (10', 14'), Lena Micheel (20'), Pauline Heinz (28') and Lisa Altenburg (41') found the back of the n...

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Indian team excited to play Germany: Men's hockey captain Sreejesh

Indian team excited to play Germany: Men's hockey captain Sreejesh

Krefeld (Germany), Feb 27 (IANS) The Indian men's hockey team, ranked No.4 in the world, is ready to face world No.6 Germany in the first of the four-match tour of Europe beginning here on Sunday, said an upbeat captain PR Sreejesh."The entire team is very excited and eager to get on with the first ...

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Europe tour will enable us to plan our months leading up to the Olympics: Sreejesh

Europe tour will enable us to plan our months leading up to the Olympics: Sreejesh

Krefeld [Germany], February 27 (ANI): Indian men's hockey goalkeeper PR Sreejesh feels the four-match tour to Europe scheduled to begin on Sunday will help the side to chalk out the plans for the upcoming Tokyo Olympics. The Indian team, ranked No. 4 in the world, will play their first competitive m...

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Germany tour will be test of skills, fitness: Rani

Germany tour will be test of skills, fitness: Rani

Dusseldorf (Germany), Feb 26 (IANS) The Indian women's hockey team's fitness and skills will be tested during their tour of Germany and will be valuable match practice in the run-up to the Tokyo Olympics, said captain Rani Rampal. The team is set to face world No.3 Germany in four matches starting o...

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Germany tour will add value to our Olympics preparations: Indian Hockey team skipper Rani

Germany tour will add value to our Olympics preparations: Indian Hockey team skipper Rani

Dusseldorf: The Indian Women's Hockey Team is all geared up for their second assignment of 2021 as they take on Germany in what would be the first of the four-match series in Dusseldorf on Saturday, which is a part of their preparations for the upcoming Tokyo Olympics.The 18-member Indian team's Ger...

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Domestic hockey tournaments to be held from March

Domestic hockey tournaments to be held from March

New Delhi, Feb 25 (IANS) Domestic hockey competitions in India will start with the women's sub junior national championship which will be held in Simdega, Jharkhand from March 10 to March 18, 2021, Hockey India said on Thursday."Kicking off the season this year will be the 11th Hockey India Sub Juni...

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