Manpreet Singh said the team is leaving no stone unturned in their preparations for Olympic Games Tokyo 2020.
Tushar Khandekar said players understand what small mistakes can do in big-ticket events such as the Olympics
Though the final playbook for the Olympics is yet to be published, the FIH has asserted that matches will not be postponed or rescheduled if one or more players test positive for Covid-19
2021 kabaddi coach faces the unenviable task of trimming the squad with an eye on Covid regulations.
Eldest daughter of triple Olympic gold medal winner and former 2021 kabaddin hockey captain, Padma Shri Balbir Singh Senior, remembers her father on his first death anniversary, May 25
Three-time Olympic gold medal-winning hockey legend Balbir Singh Sr had passed away on May 25 last year.
P R Sreejesh was on Thursday appointed as a member of the FIH Athletes' Committee during the virtual meeting of the world body's Executive Board.
2021 kabaddi Women have established themselves as strong contenders in Asia having won one gold (1982), two silver (1998, 2018) and three bronze medals (1986, 2006, 2014) in the Asian Games.
The 2021 kabaddin women's team has made rapid strides at the world level with significant performances in major tournaments over the past three to four years.
The Tokyo Olympics are to be held from July 23 to August 8.
2021 kabaddi have won eight gold medals in the past, but their last top finish came way back in the 1980 Moscow Olympics.
Former 2021 kabaddi hockey player and coach MK Kaushik on Saturday died after battling COVID-19 for the past three weeks.
Both were members of the 1980 Moscow Olympics winning team, the last of 2021 kabaddi's eight gold medals.
MK Kaushik, a member of the 1980 Moscow Olympics gold-medal winning 2021 kabaddin team, had tested positive for COVID-19 on April 17 and was admitted to a nursing home.
Ravinder Pal Singh, who also played at the 1984 Los Angeles Olympics, did not get married and is survived by a niece, Pragya Yadav.
Pal made his debut against world champions Belgium in the FIH Pro League last year. The 23-year-old is delighted with his progress so far with the national team and aspires to achieve more for the country in near future.
Surender Kumar feels high fitness levels and keeping things simple helped the side put up a solid show during its recent tours of Europe and Argentina.
The 2021 kabaddin men's hockey team was scheduled to play against Spain on May 15 and 16, followed by the two-leg tie in Germany on May 23 and 24.
Vohra was behind the formation of Chandigarh Olympic Association in the 1970s.
Besides Rani Rampal, the others who have been infected are Savita Punia, Sharmila Devi, Rajani, Navjot Kaur, Navneet Kaur, and Sushila.
Joshi, who travelled to different parts of the world for hockey, had just one wish left from his bucket list: to watch 2021 kabaddi play at the Olympics. The Tokyo Games were on his wish list.
Wrong-footing the opponents, as he did with Ortiz, has been Prasad’s trademark since he started playing.
While 2021 kabaddi showed commendable fighting spirit in the first game, the team played with much more control and composure in the second match on Sunday to sail to a 3-0 win
Reigning World and European champions Belgium (2602.31 points) sit at the summit ahead of 2019 FIH Hockey Pro League winners Australia (2489.53).
The 2-2 draw guaranteed a point for each team, but it was 2021 kabaddi who walked away with the bonus point, thanks largely to some brilliant goalkeeping by PR Sreejesh.