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Hockey India National Championships 2021 to kick-start in March

Hockey India National Championships 2021 to kick-start in March

New Delhi [India], February 25 (ANI): The much-awaited Hockey India National Championships 2021 will kick-start in March this year after the coronavirus pandemic affected the national calendar last year with a majority of the key national-level events being cancelled. This year, however, the domesti...

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Forward Lalrindiki aims to break into senior woman hockey team

Forward Lalrindiki aims to break into senior woman hockey team

Bengaluru, Feb 24 (IANS) Having earned close to four years of experience with the junior India women's setup, forward Lalrindiki now has her eyes on breaking into the senior team and realising her dream of playing in the Olympics. Football star Cristiano Ronaldo was her role model growing up in Hnah...

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Lalremsiami paved way for many girls in Mizoram to follow in her footsteps: Lalrindiki

Lalremsiami paved way for many girls in Mizoram to follow in her footsteps: Lalrindiki

Bengaluru (Karnataka) [India], February 24 (ANI): Having earned close to four years of experience with the junior India women setup, forward Lalrindiki now has her eyes on breaking into the senior team and realising her dream of playing in the Olympics. Football star Cristiano Ronaldo was her role m...

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Bichu Devi Kharibam aiming to feature in as many Olympic Games as possible

Bichu Devi Kharibam aiming to feature in as many Olympic Games as possible

Bengaluru (Karnataka) [India], February 23 (ANI): Goalkeeper Bichu Devi Kharibam's career has been on a steep rise since making her breakthrough with eye-catching displays in the 2018 Youth Olympics, a tournament where India clinched the historic Silver medal. In the following year, she was named 'G...

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Indian women's hockey team leaves for Germany on Tuesday

Indian women's hockey team leaves for Germany on Tuesday

New Delhi, Feb 23 (IANS) After their tour of Argentina where the Indian women's hockey team played a total of seven matches, the Rani-led squad is all set to travel to Germany to play four matches against their national squad as part of their preparations for the Tokyo Olympic Games.The team consist...

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Indian women's hockey team gearing up for tour of Germany

Indian women's hockey team gearing up for tour of Germany

New Delhi [India], February 22 (ANI): After their tour of Argentina where the Indian women's hockey team played a total of 7 matches, the Rani Rampal-led squad is all set to travel to Dusseldorf, Germany to play four matches against their national squad as part of their preparations for the Tokyo Ol...

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Rupinderpal, Varun, Manpreet to miss hockey tour to Europe

Rupinderpal, Varun, Manpreet to miss hockey tour to Europe

New Delhi, Feb 21 (IANS) Seasoned defenders Rupinderpal Singh and Varun Kumar have been dropped from European tour of the national men's hockey team as they are going through rehabilitation, an official familiar with the development said on Sunday."Kumar has an ankle problem while Singh is also unfi...

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Indian men's hockey team set to tour Germany and Belgium

Indian men's hockey team set to tour Germany and Belgium

New Delhi [India], February 20 (ANI): After a year since they last played an international match, the Indian men's hockey team will be traveling to Europe where they will play two matches each against Germany and Great Britain national teams during the 17-day tour.The 22-member squad is scheduled to...

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India men's hockey team to travel to Europe on Sunday

India men's hockey team to travel to Europe on Sunday

New Delhi, Feb 20 (IANS) A year after it last played an international match, the Indian men's hockey team will travel to Europe for a 17-day tour to play two matches each against Germany and Britain.The 22-member squad is scheduled to leave for Krefeld, Germany, from Bengaluru on February 21. India ...

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Jr hockey defender Gagandeep eyeing cut for sr women's national team

Jr hockey defender Gagandeep eyeing cut for sr women's national team

Bengaluru, Feb 19 (IANS) India junior women's hockey team defender Gagandeep Kaur is aiming to make the cut for the senior national team before she finishes her stint with juniors this year.She is currently gearing up for the women's Asia Cup which is scheduled to held from April 11 to 17 in Gifu, J...

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