Asia: FIH launches first-of-a-kind Empowerment and Engagement strategy

On the occasion of its second meeting of the year – held at the Olympic House in Lausanne – FIH and its President, Tayyab Ikram, launched a new strategy for the global development of hockey – called “Empowerment and Engagement” strategy – in attendance of IOC President Thomas Bach. The comprehensive plan follows the programme that […]

Asia: FIH EB meets at Olympic House

Lausanne, Switzerland: The Executive Board (EB) of the International Hockey Federation (FIH) met today, under the chairmanship of FIH President Tayyab Ikram, at the Olympic House in Lausanne where the new FIH Empowerment and Engagement strategy was launched in attendance of IOC President Thomas Bach. Beyond the strategy launch, the EB took a number of other important decisions: […]

Asia: FIH joins UN Sports for Climate Action Framework

As a further major step of its Sustainability Strategy launched in November last year, the International Hockey Federation (FIH) is delighted to announce that it has joined the UN Framework Convention for Climate Change (UNFCCC) ‘Sports for Climate Action Framework’.  FIH’s commitment was signed yesterday by FIH President Tayyab Ikram, in attendance of IOC President Thomas […]

Asia: Women’s Junior Asia Cup 2023 – DAY 5

Back   With remarkably diverse matches and results in search of qualifying to the top of this competition in each of the Groups. UZBEKISTAN 0 VS MALAYSIA 12 (POOL A) In the first Pool A match of the day, Uzbekistan and Malaysia played against each other, looking to position themselves in the standings for the […]

Pakistan: Pakistan set to feature in Champions Trophy in India

Sources said that the Asian Champions Trophy is a big event as it serves as an opportunity to prepare the team for the Asian Games 2023 — PHF KARACHI: Pakistan will participate in the Asian Champions Trophy 2023, scheduled in Chennai, India, from August 3 to 12, ‘The News’ learnt on Monday.  Informed sources in Pakistan […]

Asia: Women’s Junior Asia Cup 2023 – DAY 4

Back With high voltage matches, in search of results and action that left every spectator in Kakamigahara, Japan, with adrenaline. MALAYSIA 2 VS INDIA 1 (POOL A) The first match of the day was between two teams with a lot of experience in these events and with a long history of facing each other in […]

Asia: Women’s Junior Asia Cup 2023 – DAY 3

Back We had four matches with plenty of goals and action with the crowd in attendance at the Kawasaki Heavy Industries Hockey Stadium Kakamigahara. MALAYSIA 7 VS CHINESE TAIPEI O (POOL A) The first match of the day was between Malaysia and Chinese Taipei. The yellow team was making its debut in this tournament, while […]

Pakistan: PHF requests PM Shehbaz to restore departmental teams

Pakistan hockey team — PHF LAHORE: Haider Hussain, the Secretary of the Pakistan Hockey Federation (PHF), Saturday appealed to Prime Minister Shehbaz Sharif to reinstate departmental sports in order to provide financial support to hockey players. Hussain in a statement acknowledged the remarkable performance of the junior team, which reached the final of the Junior Asia […]

Asia: Women’s Junior Asia Cup 2023 – DAY 1

Back The tournament has been held since 1992 and serves as a qualification tournament for the Junior World Cup. China are the defending champions winning the 2015 edition. The 8th edition of the Women’s Junior Asia Cup is set to take place in Kakamigahara, Japan.  The Cup will start on the 3rd of June and conclude on […]

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