Tournament favorite Mumbai Marines became the first team to be out of the semifinal race. With just 10 points on board, and only two matches remaining, even two wins will keep them behind the current top four teams in the points table. On a day, when the first match provided the first semifinalist of the […]
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With their convincing win over fourth placed Chennai Cheetahs, Sher-E-Punjab became the first team to qualify for semifinal. Earning 25 points in 12 matches, they have ensured top two finish in the league matches. Only Chandigarh Comets have the probability to surge ahead of Sher, if they win all the remaining three matches, and Sher […]
Controversial 10-crore baby World Series Hockey completed 28 matches to finish the first leg of the tournament wherein all the teams played 7 matches each. Sher and Badshahs are on top with 13 points each, closely followed by Comets and Strykers. Tournament favorite Marines are pushed to 5th position. 143 goals have been scored and […]
56 matches at group stage saw 307 goals scored. Imran Warsi of Chennai Cheetahs and Gurjinder Singh of Chandigarh Comets emerged as the joint highest goal scorer at group stage with 19 goals. With 20 goals scored in 3 matches of knockout, 327 goals were scored in 59 matches. With the goal fest of World […]
With an effort to make Hockey richer and more lucrative Indian Hockey Federation has devised Wolrd Series Hockey (WSH) to make Hockey more popular. Whether it will be the ICL of Cricket, or become very popular in the long run is still debated. In the meantime check the facts asssociated with the tournament.
Chennai Sports Organisers Pvt. Ltd. owns the Chennai Cheetahs team which has 5 players from Australia and 1 player each from Pakistan, Germany and Netherlands. Here is the Team profile for the Purple-color Chennai Cheetahs.