Category Archives: field hockey

Bang on target!

Abhinav Bindra has won India’s first ever individual Olympic gold medal at the Olympics. His gold in the men’s 10-metre air rifle is India’s first gold medal after Indian men bagged the hockey gold at the Moscow Olympics in 1980. … Continue reading

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Indian hockey is in the doldrums!

With less than four months to go for the Beijing Olympics, it is time to write a few articles about sports. The Indian men’s (field) hockey team has failed to qualify for the Beijing Olympics. This would come as a … Continue reading

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