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Hockey India pulls out of the Pro League

DAYS AFTER alleging match-fixing at the World League semifinals in London, Hockey India has pulled out of one of International Hockey Federation’s (FIH’s) flagship tournaments, the Pro League.

The decision was communicated to the FIH on Friday and the world body has begun its search for a replacement, it is learnt. The decision can have an impact on the Olympic qualifying hopes of the men’s and women’s teams as the Pro League is one of FIH’s main qualifying tournaments.

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International hockey federation to ask hosts England to probe India vs Pakistan fixing charge

By Press Trust of India, Press Trust of India, New Delhi

The International Hockey Federation (FIH) will ask hosts England to investigate India’s allegation that attempts were made to “fix” their Hockey World League Semifinal clash against Pakistan last month. Continue reading International hockey federation to ask hosts England to probe India vs Pakistan fixing charge

Scotland give India a run for their money but lose opening match of World League Semi-Finals

Scotland were beaten 4-1 by India in a game that saw the Scots take the lead early doors, and hold their own against one of the best teams in the world. All of India’s goals came in the third quarter. Continue reading Scotland give India a run for their money but lose opening match of World League Semi-Finals