Category Archives: FIH

Batra In “illegal” election For FIH and IOA Presidency

A senior Indian Olympic Association (IOA) official has claimed Narinder Batra’s election as International Hockey Federation (FIH) President was “illegal” and accused him of making false declarations on his way to securing the top job at the IOA.

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FIH announce changes to World Cup Qualification

2022/23 FIH Hockey World Cups qualification process reviewed

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FIH and NAGRA sign a ten-year partnership to deliver a game changing digital experience for fans

The International Hockey Federation (FIH) and NAGRA sign a ten-year partnership to deliver a game changing digital experience for fans

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FIH Extends 2020 Proleague to June 2021

Due to ongoing uncertainties surrounding the COVID-19 global health pandemic, and in agreement with the 11 participating National Associations (NAs), the second edition of the FIH Hockey Pro League is being extended through to June 2021, the International Hockey Federation (FIH) has announced. 

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Belgium to host the 2021 Indoor World Cup

The sixth edition of the FIH Indoor Hockey World Cup will be organised by the Royal Belgian Hockey Association, taking place in the province of Liège, Belgium between 3-7 February 2021.

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Paul Bundy steps down as Canada Head Coach

Paul Bundy has stepped down as the head coach of the Men’s National Team. Bundy, who has been head coach since 2017, announced the news this week.

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Dutch Superstar Sombroek on the front line in fight against COVID-19

Not so many years ago, Joyce Sombroek was widely regarded as the finest goalkeeper in women’s international hockey. With the Netherlands she won every major prize the sport has to offer, becoming a European champion in 2011, an Olympic champion in 2012, a World champion in 2014 and being named FIH Hockey Stars Women’s Goalkeeper of the Year both in 2014 and 2015.

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Tokyo rescheduled to Summer 2021

The Tokyo Olympics will begin on July 23 next year, organisers said on Monday, after the Covid-19 coronavirus forced the historic decision to postpone the Games until 2021.

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Kookaburras thrash Argentina in Eddie’s milestone game

Inspired by Eddie Ockenden’s record breaking milestone, the Kookaburras have rinsed the current Olympic Champions Argentina 5-1 in Perth to move into second position on the FIH Pro League table.

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Resolute Argentina do the double on Hockeyroos

Two world class goals have ultimately sealed the Hockeyroos’ fate as they fell 2-0 to Argentina in Perth tonight, the victory sending the South Americans top of the FIH Pro League standings.

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