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‘Future bright for Pakistan hockey’


ISLAMABAD: Senior hockey player Shakeel Abbasi while defending the performance of the green-shirts in the recently-concluded Asian Games said that the way the team performed in the mega event made it amply clear that the national game had a bright future. “Throughout the tournament except for the final we remained ...

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Junior team named for Johor Bahru U-21 Hockey

Junior team named for Johor Bahru U-21 Hockey

ISLAMABAD: The Pakistan Hockey Federation (PHF) selectors on Saturday announced an 18-member national junior squad for the fourth Sultan of Johor Junior Tournament. The six-nation competition will be staged in Johor Bahru, Malaysia from Oct 12 to 19. Besides Pakistan other participating teams are Malaysia, India, England, New Zealand and ...

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It’s my dream to help Pakistan clinch a major title: Imran Butt

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INCHEON: Pakistan team goalkeeper Imran Butt, who put an awesome display in the just concluded Asian Games, is dreaming to play a major role for reviving Pakistan hockey in the near future. “It’s my wish and dream to help Pakistan in winning a major hockey title in coming months to ...

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2014 Incheon Asian Games: And so it ends, in disappointment

2014 Asian Games position countries medals chart

Pakistan concluded the 2014 Asian Games on a disappointing 25th position, out of 37 countries, having won only five medals in Incheon. The 188-athlete contingent, competing in 23 different sports, was only able to bring back one gold between themselves, won by the women’s cricket team. The Greenshirts, defending champions ...

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India down Pakistan to clinch Asian Games title

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Defending champions Pakistan will have to settle for silver after they lost to India 4-2 on penalties. The match had ended 1-1 in normal time. Pakistan were the tournament’s only unbeaten team going into the final and were high on confidence after having defeated India in the group stages. True ...

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Pakistan, India to face-off in Asian Games hockey final


INCHEON: Pakistan defeated Malaysia in the Men’s Hockey semi-final on Tuesday, enabling the defending champions to face arch-rival India in the final on Thursday October 2. Pakistan won as the match entered the penalty shoot-out stage and is now set to face India — who beat South Korea — in ...

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Pakistan beat Oman 8-0 in Asian Games hockey match

Pakistan entered the semi finals after a smashing victory over Oman at Seonhak Hockey Stadium.

INCHEON: Defending champion Pakistan hockey got first position in the Group-B match to beat Oman by 8-0 goal in 17th Asian Games in Incheon, South Korea. Pakistan won their all four group matches against Sri Lanka, China, India and Oman. The Green Shirts is likely to play their semi-final match ...

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