‘There is an entire new generation of Pakistan players who have no experience or idea of what it is to play for the country’ said Akbar
I have always been good friends with Harbhajan Singh and Yuvraj Singh, and later on Sachin paaji, so whenever I get time away from hockey, I try and follow their cricketing careers.
Belgium striker Tom Boon had plenty of inspiration in his early years. His grandmother, Jacqueline Ronsmans, was an international player, and mother Carine too donned national colours.
In an attempt to boost tourism and promote the sport in the region, the Agra Taj Car Rally — that covered close to 450 km over two days — saw a number of participants explore the Chambal ravines and E
Of a handful of Indian fielders who have marked their presence on the world stage, former international Mohammad Kaif deserves a special mention.
India hockey skipper Sardar Singh is known for his work ethic. Following every session, the 26-year old midfielder breaks away from the squad and spends some time on his own.
The Supreme Court’s decision on the day has left Rajasthan Royals and Chennai Super Kings in a state of bother.
Hockey India has zeroed in on three candidates to take up the reins of the men’s hockey team.
In the summer of 2006, Germany’s 2002 World Cup-winning captain Florian Kunz watched from the sidelines as the team went on to defend the title at home.