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Sports Authority of India, launch seven High-Performance Centres for honing young talent

Sports Authority of India (SAI) and Hockey India on Thursday announced the establishment of the High-Performance Centres in seven places across the country to provide state-of-the-art facilities to junior and sub-Junior players.

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Rani leads India to a 1-0 victory over Great Britain in Auckland

No stopping of India’s Luciana Aymar, Rani Rampal. The forward, who is the talk of the town in the global hockey community, struck peach of a goal to get India a coveted victory over Great Britain at Auckland, New Zealand on Tuesday. The solitary goal helped India to post a memorable victory which is also a repeat its show against the same rival in the last Commonwealth Games.

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Rani Rampal World Games Athlete of the Year

Rani wins The World Games Athlete of the Year 2019 award 

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India to raise training quality

Indian women’s hockey team coach Sjoerd Marijne is aiming to raise the quality of training during the 17-day camp after Hockey India announced a 25-member probables list for the upcoming tour of New Zealand later this month.

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First leg victories for India’s men and women in FIH Hockey Olympic qualifiers

The Indian city of Bhubaneswar was once again the stage for major international hockey as the Kalinga Stadium – which famously hosted last year’s Odisha Hockey Men’s World Cup event – provided a world class arena for the first legs of two crucially important Olympic qualification clashes. 

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Hockey India name 22 man squad for Olympic Qualifiers

Indian players will report to chief coach Graham Reid for the camp that commences from Monday at the Kalinga Stadium in Bhubaneswar. – Hockey Indian Twitter

India will take on Russia in the crucial two-match Tokyo Olympic Qualifiers to be held on November 1 and 2 in Bhubaneswar.

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Executive Board approves 2020 and 2021 FIH Pro League match schedule principles

Lausanne, Switzerland: Building on the successful start of the very first FIH Pro League, the FIH Executive Board (EB) today approved, upon recommendation from the National Associations participating in the FIH Pro League, the following principles of the match schedule for the 2020 and 2021 seasons: Continue reading Executive Board approves 2020 and 2021 FIH Pro League match schedule principles

Sports Ministry objects to high salary for new hockey coach Graham Reid

Reid’s demand of $15000 per month was not accepted by Sports Ministry.
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Marcellus Gomes sees Olympic qualifiers as first challenge for Graham Reid | Hockey News – Times of India

Former hockey Olympian Marcellus Gomes sees the qualifiers for the 2020 Tokyo Games as the first major challenge for Graham Reid, who is set to be appointed as coach of the senior men’s team. Continue reading Marcellus Gomes sees Olympic qualifiers as first challenge for Graham Reid | Hockey News – Times of India

South Korea Crowned Champions As Favourites Stunned In The Shoot-out

Hosts Malaysia finished third after beating Canada 4-2 in the third-fourth place classification match.

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