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Hope Tokyo Oly is as memorable for us as it was in 1964: Harbinder Singh

New Delhi, July 24 (IANS) Harbinder Singh, who was part of India's gold medal winning team at 1964 Olympic Games, is hoping that the current team led by Manpreet Singh would be able to do the same in the Tokyo Games scheduled to be held next year.The Tokyo Olympics were scheduled to be played this y...

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We have capability of making country proud at Tokyo Olympics: Rani Rampal

New Delhi [India], July 23 (ANI): With one year to go for the Olympic Games to begin in Tokyo on July 23, 2021, Indian women's hockey team skipper Rani Rampal on Thursday said the side has performed well against top teams in recent times and can do the same at the Olympics.The Indian team has compet...

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We have good chance to win medal at Tokyo Olympics: Manpreet Singh

New Delhi [India], July 23 (ANI): With one year to go for the Olympic Games to begin in Tokyo on July 23, 2021, Indian men's hockey team skipper Manpreet Singh feels that the current squad is capable of winning a medal in the quadrennial event and make country proud.The Indian men's and women's team...

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On track to make India proud in Tokyo: Manpreet, Rani

New Delhi, July 23 (IANS) With exactly one year to go for the Olympic Games to begin in Tokyo on July 23, 2021, both men's and women's hockey teams from India are committed to make the nation proud and make a podium finish at the prestigious quadrennial tournament.The Tokyo Olympics were scheduled t...

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Execution key to finish on podium in Tokyo Games: V Baskaran

New Delhi, July 22 (IANS) Former India captain V Baskaran believes the current national men's hockey team should not read too much into the results at the Hockey Pro League and should rather focus on executing their plans on the field during next year's Tokyo Olympics.The Tokyo Olympics were schedul...

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Current hockey teams best in terms of fitness & co-ordination: Bharat

New Delhi, July 21 (IANS) Former Indian goalkeeper Bharat Chetri believes both the current men's and women's hockey teams have some of the best players in the world, adding that they have the ability to end the medal drought at next year's Tokyo Olympic Games."We have the best players in the world, ...

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India's current hockey teams are best in terms of their fitness: Bharat Chetri

New Delhi [India], July 21 (ANI): Former India hockey skipper Bharat Chetri has said that the current women's and men's hockey teams in the country are probably the best in terms of their fitness.He also lauded both men's and women's teams for showing proper co-ordination and said that such type of ...

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Hockey Australia congratulates John Coates on taking new role at IOC

Hockey Australia president Melanie Woosnam wished Australian Olympic Committee (AOC) president John Coates after he was elected as vice-president of the International Olympic Committee (IOC).Coates' appointment is his second stint in the role. He previously held the position from 2013 to 2017."On be...

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Delighted to see John Coates as IOC Vice-President: Hockey Australia

 Hockey Australia President Melanie Woosnam has congratulated Australian Olympic Committee (AOC) President John Coates for his election as the Vice-President of the International Olympic Committee (IOC).Coates' appointment is his second stint in the role. He previously held down the position fr...

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India have realistic chance of winning medal in Tokyo, says Sardar Singh

New Delhi, July 20 (IANS) Sardar Singh, former captain of the Indian men's hockey team, is confident that the Manpreet Singh-led can end the medal drought and make a podium finish at the Tokyo Olympics.India last won a gold in Hockey in 1980 in Moscow Olympics. Since then, they have participated in ...

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