Junior Men’s Hockey World Cup: India beat England 5-3, virtually enters quarterfinals

India defeated England by an overwhelming 5-3 in a Pool D encounter to virtually secure a place in the quarterfinals, in Lucknow on Saturday. India, who had earlier spanked Canada 4-0 in their tournament-opener, scored two goals in the first half through Parvinder Singh (24th minute) and Armaan Qureshi (35th) before…

Junior Hockey World Cup: India beat Canada 4-0 in opener

India beat Canada 4-0 in their opening Pool D match of the Junior Hockey World Cup at the Major Dhyan Chand Astroturf Stadium, in Lucknow on Thursday. India were by far the better side on display and scored through Mandeep Singh (35th minute), Harmanpreet Singh (46th), Varun Kumar (60th) and Ajit Pandey (66th) to…

Malaysia replaces Pakistan to compete in Junior Hockey World Cup in India

International Hockey Federation (FIH) has confirmed that Pakistan’s men’s junior team will not be able to take part in this year’s Junior Hockey World Cup to be held in Lucknow from December 8 to 18, as it had applied for visas after the official deadline. Pakistan has been replaced by…