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    Sultan of Johar Hockey Tournament: India Beat USA 22-0

    Blog by: Suryakant Tripathi In sensational and happy news coming in from the world of hockey, the Indian junior team registered a massive 22-0 win against USA in the Sultan of Johar Cup in Malaysia on Wednesday. The boys who have made India proud made sure that the country registered its second biggest win in international hockey. The biggest incidentally also came against USA but back in 1932 at the Summer Olympics when the Indian men team won 24-1. So the big boys are still one up on the young cubs. Know more about us at http://www.bfysportsnfitness.com  BFY provides training for Personal Trainers and courses in Sports nutrition and Diet in…

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    India beat Malaysia 2-1 to win third Asia Cup title

    Blog by: Suryakant Tripathi India on Sunday ended their 10-year wait for continental triumph when they beat a gutsy Malaysia 2-1 in a nail-biting final to clinch their third Asia Cup hockey title. India, which won the Asia Cup last time in 2007 in Chennai, scored from field efforts through Ramandeep Singh (3rd minute) and Lalit Upadhyay (29th) to dash Malaysian hopes. Malaysia were in summit clash for the first time since tournament’s inception. The ever-improving Malaysians, however, fought valiantly and didn’t give up for a single minute. Their efforts bore fruit in the 50th minute when Shahril Saabah pulled one goal back. Know more about us at http://www.bfysportsnfitness.com  BFY provides…

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    Asia Cup Hockey: India beat Pakistan 3-1 to top Pool A

    Blog by: Suryakant Tripathi Favourites India continued their winning momentum defeating arch-rivals Pakistan 3-1 in a pool encounter of the 10th men’s Asia Cup hockey tournament, on Sunday. After the two easy wins against Japan (5-1) and hosts Bangladesh (7-0), as expected India had a relatively tough outing against Pakistan but managed to maintain their all-win record. India controlled the proceedings for the better part of the match, barring the final quarter when Pakistan, trailing 0-3, came hard on the Indian defence in search of goals. But at the end of the day, the Indians came out superior and continued their recent domination over Pakistan, that includes back-to-back victories in the Hockey…

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    Indian men’s hockey team beats Netherlands 2-1

    Blog by: Suryakant Tripathi Gurjant Singh and Mandeep Singh scored a goal apiece as a resolute Indian men’s hockey team overcame world No. 4 The Netherlands 2-1 in an exciting encounter here. Led by Manpreet Singh, the team on Monday featured nine players from the junior team, but still, beat an experienced Netherlands squad through goals from Gurjant (4th minute) and Mandeep (51). India, thus, won the two-match series 2-0. India straightaway sought to put pressure on the home team and the positive intent worked as they drew first blood through a penalty corner awarded in the fourth minute. While it was Varun Kumar who attempted the drag flick which was padded away by…

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    INDIAN WOMEN’S HOCKEY TEAM TAKE ON SOUTH AFRICA

    Blog By : Riya Rathore The team led by Rani arrived here one week prior to the tournament which has helped in preparations. Getting acclimatised to the conditions in the host city which is at an altitude of 1,753 metres was easier thanks to the high-altitude training held at SAI Centre Shillaroo before arriving for the event which is also a World Cup Qualifier. “We had some good short training sessions here over the past week and the girls did well. They did not tire easily which was one of the main reasons to have the high-altitude camp. We have one session planned today (Friday) on the game pitch which…

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    Hockey World League Semi-Final: India beat Pakistan 7-1

    Blog by: Suryakant Tripathi With a dominating performance, India beat Pakistan 7-1 to register their third straight win and seal a place in the quarter-finals of the Hockey World League Semi-Final on Sunday. India were on the offensive right from the world go and buoyed by Talwinder Singh, Harmanpreet Singh and Akashdeep Singh’s double strikes, India went on to top the table in Pool B. India got their first goal in the first quarter when skipper Harmanpreet converted a penalty corner. After Pardeep Mor won his team a second Penalty Corner, the drag-flicker Harmanpreet fired in a grounded stroke after a successful injection from Ramandeep to get India the lead.…

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    India clears Canada out.

    Blog By- Harinadh.A.S London: – India continues their successful run in the Hockey World League Semi Finals. It is India’s second consecutive win in the Semi Finals at the hockey world League. India defeated Canada for three against no in Saturday in the pool B game at the Lee Valley Hockey Centre. S.V. Sunil started the run with first goal in the fifth minute of the game. India gained the first Penalty in the starting of the game itself but India was wasted by Harmanpreet singh. India’s next Match is between Pakistan on Sunday. This Sunday, Today is an important day for the both Indians and Pakistanis because today is…