Rio Olympics 2016

India Men’s Hockey team won 3-2 against Ireland in opening encounter: Rio Olympics 2016

India, ranked fifth in the world made its presence felt in Rio de Janerio with a 3-2 win over Ireland in their opening encounter at the 2016 Summer Games. It was a rematch of their fixture from the recently-concluded Six Nations Tournament which had seen the Men in Blue clinch a 2-1 win courtesy goals

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Equipped with improper jersey kit, this is another blow to the morals of the athletes

Indian hockey team will not participate in Rio Olympics march past

The Indian hockey team representing India at the Rio Olympics will not participate in the march-past because their jerseys are not ready. India’s hockey team which has garnered a total of 8 gold medals for the country was left hapless when they saw that more than 8 of their jerseys were misfit and were not

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India hockey team players at their apartment in Games Village

Hockey India players living in ‘Poorly Furnished’ apartments at the Olympic village in Rio de Janeiro

Indian Hockey team players, who are currently in  Rio de Janeiro, Brazil to participate in Rio Summer Olympics 2016, are living in a room with no facility for even sitting. Roelant Oltmans, coach of India hockey team, shared pictures of players sitting on bean bags in their apartment in Games Village. Oltamas lashed out at

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Rupinder Pal Singh Scored the only goal in the Match

Indian Men’s Hockey Team lose to Spain in opening encounter of two-match preparatory camp

The Indian Men Hockey team lost to Spain 4-1 in the opening game of the two-match preparatory camp for the Rio Olympics 2016 in Spain. The hosts started quickly off the blocks and had the opening goal in the 10th minute via Xavi Lleonart. It took India until the second quarter and the 21st minute

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Sushila Chanu Pukhrambam will be leading the Indian women’s hockey team

Sushila Chanu Pukhrambam will be leading the Indian Women’s Hockey Team in Rio

Sushila Chanu Pukhrambam will be leading the Indian women’s hockey team when they make their comeback appearance at the Olympic stage after a hiatus of 36 years, next month at Rio de Janeiro in Brazil. Having just been handed the reins over from regular skipper Ritu Rani following a controversial exclusion of the latter from

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