BLACK STICKS MEN PIPPED AT THE LAST In an enthralling match played out in Amsterdam, the Vantage Black Sticks Men’s hockey team suffered a heart-breaking 4-3 defeat to the reigning world champions Germany. The game began with New Zealand setting a high tempo, playing better than their high-profile opponents and taking an early lead through […]

India: Indian Women’s Hockey Team celebrates Olympic Day with Bhumi NGO kids

~The meet and greet session with Indian players and the Bhumi NGO kids took place at SAI Centre, Bengaluru~ Bengaluru, 24th June: The Indian Women’s Hockey Team met with kids from the Bhumi NGO at the SAI Centre in Bengaluru to honour the 75th Olympic Day and to emphasise the importance of diversity and inclusivity in […]

FIH: Celebrating FIH Inclusion and Diversity Day 2023 

The international hockey community has long embraced equality and made a strong commitment to treat everyone with dignity and respect, irrespective of all differences. That commitment towards equality and inclusiveness is honored and enshrined further by the International Hockey Federation (FIH) through the FIH Inclusion and Diversity Day, which was celebrated for the first time […]

FIH: FIH & Special Olympics sign partnership in Berlin to celebrate the introduction of hockey as a sport at World Games 

On 24 June 2023, Special Olympics and the International Hockey Federation (FIH) took to the pitch to pen an inaugural agreement between the two organizations, dedicated to the development of hockey for people with intellectual and developmental disabilities (IDD).  Hockey made its first-ever appearance at World Games debuting in Berlin, being offered as a demonstration […]

India: Indian Hockey Teams celebrate FIH Inclusion and Diversity Day

~ Indian players laud FIH’s efforts to make the sport equal for all ~ Bengaluru, 24th June 2023: On the occasion of FIH Inclusion and Diversity Day, the members of the Indian Men and Women’s Hockey Teams expressed their thoughts on #HockeyEquals.  Emphasizing that sport has the power to unite people, seasoned campaigner and Khel Ratna […]

FIH: Post Pool Announcement Quotes – FIH Hockey Men’s Junior World Cup 2023

Today the pools of the FIH Hockey Men’s World Cup 2023 were announced. Here is what the teams had to say on their pools. Pool A Iñaki Minadeo, Argentina “We are very excited and preparing well for this tournament. We know it will be very difficult but we will give our best” Faris Harizan, Malayisa“I […]

FIH: FIH Hockey Men’s Junior World Cup Malaysia 2023 pools and match schedule revealed!

The highly anticipated FIH Hockey Men’s Junior World Cup Malaysia 2023 was officially launched today at a ceremony which took place at the Mercure Living Hotel, Putrajaya, Malaysia, attended by the Honourable Minister of Youth and Sports Malaysia, YB Hannah Yeoh and MHC President, Dato’ Sri Subahan Kamal. On this occasion, the pools and match […]

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