Tag Archives: New Zealand

India edge out Belgium at death, show rare resilience: Four-nation Hockey

Hamilton (New Zealand), 25 Jan 2018: A superb late-goal fashioned India’s brilliant victory over highly-rated Belgium 5-4 in the Four Nations Invitational hockey tournament, second leg, here at the Gallagher Hockey Stadium on Thursday. It may be too early to comment but India, who were usually bogged down by conceding last-minute goals appear to have turned the… Read More »

Indian hockey team edge past New Zealand’s Black Sticks 3-2: Four-nation tourney 2nd leg

Hamilton (New Zealand), 24 Jan 2018: The Indian Men’s Hockey Team overcame a strong challenge by hosts New Zealand to win 3-2 in their opening match at the second-leg of Four Nations Invitational Tournament here at Hamilton on Wednesday. It was Lalit Upadhyay (7’), Harjeet Singh (32’) and Rupinder Pal Singh (36’) who scored in India’s… Read More »

India beat Black Sticks to enter final: Four-nation hockey in New Zealand

VANTAGE BLACK STICKS: 1 (Kane Russell) INDIA: 3 (Harmanpreet Singh, Dilpreet Singh, Manpreet Singh) Halftime: India 2-0 Tauranga (New Zealand), 20 Jan 2018: Indian Hockey team defeated the Vantage Black Sticks New Zealand Men 3-1 to set-up a final with highly-rated Belgium on Saturday, early morning IST. New Zealand thus missed out on a spot in the final at the… Read More »

India go down to a superior Belgium 0-2: Four-nation hockey in New Zealand

Tauranga (New Zealand), 18 January 2018: After suffering a 4-5 defeat against hosts New Zealand on the opening day, Belgium came up with a clinical performance to beat India 2-0 in the second match at the Four-Nation Invitational Tournament here at the Blake Park on Thursday. Goals by Sébastien Dockier (8’) and Victor Wegnez (34’) scored in… Read More »

India trounce lowly-ranked Japan : 4-nation hockey tourney in New Zealand

Tauranga (New Zealand), 17 Jan 2018: The Indian Men’s Hockey Team began with a bang trouncing lowly Japan 6-0 in the double-leg Four Nations Invitational Tournament at the Blake Park here on Wednesday. Rupinder Pal Singh scored in the 7th minute, while Vivek Sagar Prasad brace came in the 12th and 28th minutes. Dilpreet Singh (35′, 45′)… Read More »