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A tense moment during Canada-South Korea game on Wednesday

Victories for South Africa, New Zealand and Korea

LUCKNOW: Competition Day 7 proved to be a fruitful one for South Africa and New Zealand, who both recorded victories to set up a meeting in the 9-10 classification game at the Hockey Junior World…



The Belgians celebrate the crucial victory over the Dutch in Lucknow on Sunday

Belgium, Spain dominate, Germany finish on top

LUCKNOW: It was another entertaining day at the Hockey Junior World Cup Men 2016, with Belgium and Spain writing the headlines at the Major Dhyan Chand Hockey Stadium. It was also a good day for…


Members of the Indian team in a huddle before the rout of England in a Pool D league match in Lucknow on Saturday

India crush England to move closer to quarters

LUCKNOW: Austria and Australia both claimed significant wins in Pool A while home favourites India took control of Pool D on the third day of action at the Hockey Junior World Cup Men here on…


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It will be no cake walk for India in Pool D

LUCKNOW: A look at Pool C and Pool D will complete where the teams stand in the tournament. Germany look a complete side to win the tournament, topping Pool C will be like a morning…


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The Dutch look a strong side in Pool B

LUCKNOW: A look at Pool B where the two European teams tipped to qualify for quarterfinals. The other two teams, Malaysia and Egypt, may cause a surprise or two. Pool B: Netherlands, Belgium, Malaysia, Egypt…



A jubilant Argentine team that won the crown with a commanding display against the Netherlands in Santiago on Sunday

Argentina stun Netherlands to claim 1st jr title

SANTIAGO: Argentina won the women’s Hockey Junior World Cup 2016 as they defeated Netherlands 4-2 in an exhilarating, high quality final in front of a capacity crowd in Santiago, Chile. Earlier in the day, Australia…