Indian U-21 team defeated Great Britain to win the Sultan of Johor 2014 Cup, and become the first team to win the title twice after retaining the title. The victory coming after the Gold medal in Asian Games 2014 and Silver medal in Commonwealth Games 2014 gives hopes of the rise of Indian Hockey towards […]
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India trounced Australia in their last group match to set the final against Great Britain. India needed just a draw, while Australia needed to win to enter the final. Going by the past record, the expectation was of Aussie win. But Indians U-21 team showed great intent and crushed the Australians 6-2 as Hermanpreet scored […]
Great Britain became the first team to enter the final routing Aussies to win their fourth consecutive match, New Zealand registered their win while Pakistan’s forgetful series continued. Malaysia missed many chances, while India played well to secure a win that takes them ahead of Australia on Points Tally. Luke Taylor for Britain and Hermanpreet […]
The Indian U-21 team registered one of the biggest wins over arch-rivals Pakistan winning 6-0. India remains at third place in the Points table though, behind Britain and Australia. The three matches of third round were completely different. While India won comprehensively, Australia won after a 0-3 deficit, while Britain could somehow stay afloat over […]
After defeating Pakistan 5-0 on Day 1, Great Britain defeated India 2-0 on Day 2 to reach at the top of the table. The other matches of the day were drawn. The teams take a day’s rest on 14th October to to play their 3rd matches.
Asian Games Gold medallist and Commonwealth Silver Medallist Indian team starts campaign in Sultan of Johor Cup 2014 at Malaysia with a win against New Zealand on Sunday. India is the defending champion of the tournament that is held every year since 2011.