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Former India hockey coach Harendra Singh named head coach of US men's team

Former India hockey coach Harendra Singh named head coach of US men's team

Colorado [USA], April 8 (ANI): Former Indian hockey coach Harendra Singh has been appointed as the new head coach of the US men's team on Thursday.Former India player boasts three decades of combined experience as an athlete and coach. He has coached the senior India men's hockey team from 2017-18. ...

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India need to be more clinical in Pro League games: Reid

India need to be more clinical in Pro League games: Reid

Buenos Aires, April 8 (IANS) The Indian men's hockey team will need to be clinical at both ends of the pitch when they face Olympic champions Argentina in the hockey Pro League over the weekend, said head coach Graham Reid.India were held to a thrilling 4-4 draw by Argentina in the second practice m...

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Need to be more frugal in defence and clinical in attack, says Reid

Need to be more frugal in defence and clinical in attack, says Reid

Buenos Aires [Argentina], April 8 (ANI): After playing out a 4-4 draw against Olympic Champions Argentina in a practice match on Wednesday, Indian hockey team chief coach Graham Reid said that the side needs to be more frugal in defence and clinical in attack.Varun Kumar (7' and 44'), Rajkumar Pal (...

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India play out 4-4 draw against Argentina

India play out 4-4 draw against Argentina

Buenos Aires [Argentina], April 8 (ANI): After losing 3-4 to India in the first practice match, Olympic Champions Argentina quelled India's chances of a second consecutive victory as they made a strong comeback to hold the visitors 4-4 in a tense practice match here at Cenard, Buenos Aires on Wednes...

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India, Argentina in 4-4 draw

India, Argentina in 4-4 draw

New Delhi, April 7 (IANS) Three goals in the first quarter by India were not enough to dampen Argentina's spirits as the reigning Olympic champions came back with a vengeance to draw the second practice match 4-4 in Buenos Aires on Wednesday.Varun Kumar (7th minute), Rajkumar Pal (13th) and Rupinder...

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Hockey coach Reid asks India players to be more consistent

Hockey coach Reid asks India players to be more consistent

Buenos Aires, April 7 (IANS) The Indian team's chief hockey coach Graham Reid, though happy with his boys overcoming Olympic champions Argentina 4-3 in the opening practice match, was critical of the visitors allowing the home team to claw back into the game."We allowed Argentina to come back into t...

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India beat Argentina 4-3, but coach Graham Reid feels there is scope to be more consistent

India beat Argentina 4-3, but coach Graham Reid feels there is scope to be more consistent

Buenos Aires [Argentina], April 7 (ANI): India thwarted reigning Olympic Champions Argentina's comeback bid to register a 4-3 victory in a high-scoring first practice match which went down to the wire here in Cenard, Buenos Aires.The Indian team led by skipper Manpreet Singh is in Argentina for the ...

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India off to winning start in Argentina

India off to winning start in Argentina

Buenos Aires [Argentina], April 7 (ANI): India got off to a winning start on Tuesday as they defeated Olympic Champions Argentina 4-3 in the first practice match.For India, goals were scored by Nilakanta Sharma (16'), Harmanpreet Singh (28'), Rupinder Pal Singh (33'), and Varun Kumar (47') while Lea...

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India defeat Olympic champs Argentina in practice match

India defeat Olympic champs Argentina in practice match

Buenos Aires, April 6 (IANS) India were off to a flying start, getting the better of Olympic champions Argentina 4-3 in the first practice match on Tuesday. Goals from Nilakanta Sharma (16th min), Harmanpreet Singh (28th), Rupinder Pal Singh (33rd) and Varun Kumar (47th) gave the tourists a head-sta...

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SAI organises mind training workshop for Indian women's hockey team

SAI organises mind training workshop for Indian women's hockey team

New Delhi [India], April 6 (ANI): Indian women's hockey team coach Sjoerd Marijne has welcomed the Sports Authority of India's (SAI) initiative in conducting an online mental training workshop for the squad with renowned sports psychologist Mugdha Bavare.This workshop, held under the aegis of Target...

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