The winner of 8 Gold Medals, one silver and two Bronze medals in Olympics, India is set to contest the final of their 4th consecutive Olympic qualifier in Field hockey. The team which remained unbeaten in Olympics from 1928 to 1956 seeks redemption for not reaching the Olympics for the only time in 2008.
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Indian Hockey team is popular among Indian public more by the film Chak De India than their deeds. The film was inspired by the Indian Women Hockey team Gold medal run in difference tournaments. Yet, at global level except the solo appearance in 1980 at Olympics, they have failed to achieve much. As a result, […]
Sandeep Singh amassed 16 goals in 6 matches of the event to lead India to the Olympics 2012 in London. Shivendra of India and Genestet of France scored 7 goals, Oszyjczyk of Poland, Tupper of Canada scored 6 goals each. Sandeep and Genestet scored 5 goals in a match, while there were 6 hattricks hit […]
Padalino of Italy with 8 goals finished as top most scorer of the event. Chamberlain of Canada with 5 goals finished at 2nd place. Yendala of India, Sadova of Ukraine and Culley of Canada finished joint third. Here is a list of all the goal scorer of Women’s team. Chamberlain was the only player to […]
Indian Men’s Hockey team is appearing for the 4th consecutive time in the Olympics qualifier. Justifying their top rank, they have qualified for the finals, and now await their opponent in the final. Unless India loses by a margin of more than 13 goals in their last match, three teams face the permutations to be […]
Coming into the final pool match Indian women are trailing at third place in the table, behind leader South Africa and Italy. Fortunately for them they can write their fate without thinking of any permutation. They just need to win against Italy to book the place in final against South Africa.
Check the results of all the Women’s Hockey matches held at New Delhi for the 2012 Olympics qualifier. South Africa qualified for the Olympics 2012, defeating India in the final.
Top ranked Indian team easily earned the ticket to London, winning the Qualifier event. France finished 2nd and Canada finished 3rd. Check the results of all the Men’s Hockey matches held at New Delhi for the 2012 Olympics qualifier.