Unique: Dutch umpires whistle Orange in Pro League

The Orange Men will be whistled by two Dutch referees during the match in the Pro League with Great Britain (27 and 29 October) and Belgium (4 November). Coen van Bunge and Jonas van ‘t Hek have been appointed by the FIH to supervise the duels. Unique, because it is normally impossible for – during an official […]

New Gender Equality Policy Approved

FIH approves reviewed gender equality policy Lausanne, Switzerland: Meeting today via online conference under the chairmanship of FIH President Dr Narinder Dhruv Batra, the Executive Board (EB) of the International Hockey Federation (FIH) ratified the reviewed FIH Gender Equality Policy.  The review had been conducted by the FIH Women in Sports Committee, chaired by FIH EB Member […]

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.

FIH unveils new World Ranking system for 2020

Lausanne, Switzerland: Following 12 months of painstaking research, analysis and testing, the International Hockey Federation (FIH) is delighted to reveal details of the new FIH World Ranking system that will be employed from 1 January 2020.