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Thursday | Nerve News

Indian hockey team keen to end 16-year wait for Asian Games gold

India hockey captain Sardar Singh and chief coach Terry Walsh Thursday expressed the hope that the team would end its 16-year-long wait for the Asian Games gold at the South Korean city of Incheon next month.

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Related Topix: Sports, Summer Olympic, Sardar Singh, Olympics, Summer Olympics, Ice Hockey, Winter Sports

Tue Aug 19, 2014

Daily Echo

Alex Danson in action against Germany.

Southampton hockey star Alex Danson is now eyeing a gold medal at the Rio Olympics 2016 after narrowly missing out on the top prize at the Glasgow Commonwealth Games.

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Related Topix: Sports, Alex Danson, Summer Olympic, Olympics, Summer Olympics, Ice Hockey, Winter Sports

Yahoo!

Clubs penalised for playing Hockeyroos

Two Perth Hockeyroos who won gold medals at the Commonwealth Games in Scotland are disappointed Hockey WA penalised their local clubs for playing them during a recovery period.

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Related Topix: Sports, Jayde Taylor, Summer Olympic, Olympics, Summer Olympics, Ice Hockey, Winter Sports

Thu Aug 14, 2014

The Indian Express

Hockey, snooker federations lash out at Arjuna Award selection committee

Hockey India and Billiards and Snooker Federation of India have openly criticised the Arjuna Award selection committee for ignoring players of their respective sports.

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Related Topix: Sports, Dharamvir Singh, Shivendra Singh, Summer Olympic, Olympics, Summer Olympics

Suria

Pakistan target Asian Games hockey title...

Pakistan announced Thursday the squad they hope will defend their Asian Games hockey title at the tournament starting next month.

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Related Topix: Sports, Shakeel Abbasi, Summer Olympic, Olympics, Summer Olympics, Imran Butt, Abdul Haseem Khan

Wed Aug 13, 2014

Nerve News

Hockey India questions Arjuna Awards selection committee

Hockey India Wednesday blasted the Kapil Dev-led Arjuna Awards selection committee after none of the seven players it had recommended were chosen for the prestigious award.

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Related Topix: Tushar Khandker, Sports, Dharamvir Singh, Shivendra Singh, Summer Olympic, Olympics, Summer Olympics

Illawarra Mercury

Kieran Govers targets return to Kookaburras after surgery

He has beaten the odds more than once in his career and Wollongong's Kieran Govers has the will to keep defying the medical experts a little longer.

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Related Topix: Sports, Olympics, Kieran Govers, Summer Olympics, Summer Olympic

Mon Aug 11, 2014

Henley Standard

Harpsden triumphs over Commonwealth team

HARPSDEN triumphed in Tuesday's home 40 over match against the Commonwealth Games bronze medal winning ENGLAND HOCKEY TEAM.

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Related Topix: Sports, Summer Olympic, Olympics, George Pinner, Summer Olympics, Ice Hockey, Winter Sports

Hindustan Times

Love blossoms for Sardar Singh on Facebook marriage has to wait for Rio

India hockey captain Sardar Singh with fiance Ashpal Kaur, a former England under-19 hockey player.

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Sat Aug 09, 2014

This is The West Country

HOCKEY: World Cup star to boost Vale

IAN Haley, who played for South Africa in the London 2012 Olympics, will be turning out for Taunton Vale next season.

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Related Topix: Sports, Olympics, Ian Haley, Summer Olympics, Summer Olympic

Fri Aug 08, 2014

Wimbledon Guardian

No silver lining just yet for Webb and her England team-mates

Smiling through disappointment : The Surbiton Hockey Club trio of Hollie Webb, Georgie Twigg and Giselle Ansley show off their silverware, wishing it was gold Picture: Ady Kerry Surbiton Hockey Club's Hollie Webb is still going to bed reliving the moment her 2014 Commonwealth Games gold medal dreams were dashed by a late Aussie heart-breaker.

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Related Topix: Ice Hockey, Sports, Olympics, Summer Olympics, Winter Sports, Summer Olympic

Thu Aug 07, 2014

ABC News

Triumphant homecoming for local Hockeyroos

Just a few days ago, the Australian women's hockey team were standing in front of a roaring crowd at Glasgow's Commonwealth Games collecting their gold medals.

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Droitwich Advertiser

England spot on as Fox signs off with a bronze

England's men's team, including Dan Fox, wear their bronze medals from the Glasgow Commonwealth Games with pride.

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Related Topix: Sports, Ashley Jackson, Olympics, Summer Olympics, Summer Olympic

Wed Aug 06, 2014

Get Reading

Kate Richardson-Walsh honoured by Team England in Glasgow

Kate Richardson-Walsh received the ultimate accolade at the Commonwealth Games when she was chosen to carry the Team England flag at Sunday's star-studded closing ceremony at Hampden Park.

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Related Topix: Sports, Ashley Jackson, Summer Olympic, Olympics, Dirkie Chamberlain, Summer Olympics, Ice Hockey, Winter Sports

Tue Aug 05, 2014

Northern Daily Leader

Man at the centre of seriously good players

Warren Birmingham with some of Tamworth's talented young AAP players Brittany King, William Turner, Jock Evans, Birmingham, Alice Arnott, Jack Cruickshank, Emily Chaffey and Abigail Doolan.

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Related Topix: Sports, Kate Jenner, Summer Olympic, Olympics, Summer Olympics, Ice Hockey, Winter Sports

The Indian Express

Indian hockey team return home to rousing welcome

Indian hockey team captain Sardar Singh is greeted by Elena Norman, CEO Hockey India, on the team's arrival at the IGI Airport in New Delhi India ran into Australia again in Glasgow and lost 0-4 to the world champions in the gold medal clash.

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Mon Aug 04, 2014

Droitwich Advertiser

Bronze joy for Fox

BROMSGROVE'S Dan Fox won bronze on the final day of the Glasgow Commonwealth Games as England's Men's Hockey team defeated New Zealand in the play-off for third place.

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Related Topix: Sports, Summer Olympic, Barry Middleton, Olympics, Simon Child, Summer Olympics, Blair Hilton, Iain Lewers, Ashley Jackson, George Pinner

Star

Hunter athletes return from Glasgow 2014 Commonwealth Games with swag of medals

THREE Hunter Academy of Sport products and Greater Building Society Olympic Sports Scholarship holders have walked away from the Glasgow 2014 Commonwealth Games with medals.

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Related Topix: Sports, Summer Olympic, Olympics, Summer Olympics, Simon Orchard, Ice Hockey, Winter Sports, Swimming

Sun Aug 03, 2014

International Business Times

Commonwealth Games: Hockeyroos Complete Miraculous Comeback, Wins Third Hockey Gold

's women hockey team, reinforced that notion and took it to another level. Fifteen seconds away from bowing out with second place finish to England, Jodie Kenny saved the day by scoring the equalizer 1-1 at fulltime setting up an intense penalty shootout.

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Related Topix: Sports, Summer Olympic, Olympics, Summer Olympics, Georgie Twigg, Anna Flanagan, Alex Danson, Casey Eastham, Madonna Blyth

Newsday

Glasgow 2014: Games in pictures

The Commonwealth Games in Glasgow are done and dusted. For 11 days athletes in the city produced magical sporting memories.

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Related Topix: Sports, Hannah Miley, Summer Olympic, Olympics, Summer Olympics, Olympic Swimming, Andrew Willis, Michael Jamieson, Swimming, Jayde Taylor

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Olympic Medal Count

    Total
1 United States 46 29 29 104
2 China 38 27 23 88
3 Great Britain 29 17 19 65
4 Russian Federation 24 26 32 82
5 South Korea 13 8 7 28
6 Germany 11 19 14 44
7 France 11 11 12 34
8 Italy 8 9 11 28
9 Hungary 8 4 5 17
10 Australia 7 16 12 35
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