Today’s Birthday in Sport- Leslie Claudius (Hockey)

Former Indian hockey player Leslie Claudius was born on 25th March 1927 in Bilaspur.He was part of gold medal winning Indian hockey team of 1948,1952 and 1956 Olympics.He also won silver in 1960 Rome Olympics.He and Udham Singh are only two Indians to have won 4 Olympic medals in field

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The Results India 4 (Sumit 17-field goal, Sumit Kumar 27-field goal, Varun Kumar 36-penalty corner, Mandeep Singh 58-field goal) Malaysia 2 (Razie Rahim 21-penalty corner, Tajunddin Tengku 57-field goal) South Korea 3 (Namyong Lee 40-fg, Manjae Jung 56, 60-fg) Poland 2 (Joseph Hillyer 28-fg, Jacek Kurowski 50-fg) Canada 2 (Balraj Panesar 10-fg, James Kirkpatrick 41-fg) Japan 1 (Ryosei Kato 11-fg)

53rd All India Bombay Gold Cup hockey championship-updates

Bharat Petroleum Corporation Limited (BPCL) and Punjab & Sind Bank  won  quarter-final matches to enter last four  of the 53rd All India Bombay Gold Cup hockey championship at the MHAL-Mahindra Stadium,Mumbai. Bharat Petroleum scored 6-3 victory against Uttar Pradesh XI . Punjab and Sind Bank will play  South Central Railway in the

Hockey World Cup: Belgium win a thriller

A gritty Belgium defeated former champions the Netherlands in sudden death in a thrilling summit clash to win their maiden men's hockey World Cup title at the Kalinga Stadium here on Sunday. Olympic silver medallist Belgium created history by eking out a 3-2 win in the final match of the game's

Hockey World Cup: Tom’s boon puts Belgium in Semi-finals

Olympic silver medallist Belgium qualified for the semifinals of the men's hockey World Cup for the first time ever when they defeated two-time champions Germany 2-1, here on Thursday. World No. 3 Belgium scored through Alexander Hendrickx (18th minute) and Tom Boon (50th) to register the come-from-behind win. World no. 6

Hockey World Cup: India out to break Dutch dike

Their shoulders are burdened with the weight of expectations but it won't be easy for India to end a 43-year long wait when they take on the mighty Netherlands in the quarterfinal of the men's hockey World cup, here on Thursday. Boasting a rich hockey legacy, India last played in the

Hockey World Cup: England show Olympic champions the door

England stunned Olympic champions Argentina 3-2 to book their place in the semifinals of the 14th Men's Hockey World Cup here on Wednesday. England, who conceded the lead in the 17th minute, staged a superb come back to make their third successive semi-final appearance at the tournament. England scored three field goals through