Category: Hockey

Asia Cup – Hockey (Women)

 Edition  Year  Host  Gold  Silver  Bronze
8th 2013 Malaysia Japan South Korea India
7th 2009 Thailand China India South Korea
6th 2007 Hong Kong Japan South Korea China
5th 2004 India India Japan China
4th 1999 India South Korea India China
3rd 1994 Japan South Korea China India
2nd 1989 Hong Kong China Japan South Korea
1st 1985 South Korea South Korea Japan Malaysia

Asia Cup – Hockey (men)

Edition Year Host Gold Silver Bronze
10th 2017 Bangladesh India Malaysia Pakistan
9th 2013 Malaysia South Korea India Pakistan
8th 2009 Malaysia South Korea Pakistan China
7th 2007 India India South Korea Malaysia
6th 2003 Malaysia India Pakistan South Korea
5th 1999 Malaysia South Korea Pakistan India
4th 1994 Japan South Korea India Pakistan
3rd 1989 India Pakistan India South Korea
2nd 1985 Bangladesh Pakistan India South Korea
1st 1982 Pakistan Pakistan India China

Beighton Cup – India’s oldest hockey tournament

The Beighton Cup, organised by the Bengal Hockey Association, is the one of the Oldest running Field Hockey Tournament in the World. It is the second oldest field hockey trophy in the world, the oldest being the Irish Senior Cup (which was started in 1894).

Calcutta Naval Volunteers AC won the inaugural edition, way back in 1895.

The Cup is named after T.D. Beighton (Legal Rememberancer of the Government of Bengal).

List of Past Winners and Runners-up

Year

Winners

Score

Runners-up

2016 Indian Oil Corporation 2-1 Bharat Petroleum
2015 Punjab National Bank 5-3 (Pen) Indian Oil Corporation
2014 Indian Oil Corporation 2-2 (Pen) Punjab National Bank
2013 Army XI 4-3 ONGC
2012 Indian Oil Corporation 5-2 Punjab National Bank
2011 Indian Oil Corporation 2-0  ONGC
2010 Air India Indian Oil Corporation
2009 Indian Oil Corporation 9-8 (sudden-death) South Central Railways
2008 Punjab Police – Punjab & Sind Bank (Joint Winners)
2007 Indian Airlines 1-0 Border Security Force, Jalandhar
2006 Punjab & Sind Bank 1-0 Border Security Force, Jalandhar
2005 Border Security Force, Jalandhar 1-0 Army XI
2004 Punjab & Sind Bank 4-2 (tie-breaker) Army XI
2003 Border Security Force, Jalandhar 3-0 Indian Oil Corporation
2002 Punjab Police 3-1 Central Reserve Police Force
2001 CISF, Chandigarh 1-0 Border Security Force, Jalandhar
2000 Punjab & Sind Bank Tamil Nadu XI
1999 Punjab & Sind Bank ASC, Jalandhar
1998 Border Security Force, Jalandhar Army XI, Jalandhar
1997 Punjab Police Border Security Force, Jalandhar
1996 Border Security Force, Jalandhar Tamil Nadu XI
1995 Indian Railways Indian Airlines
1994 Army XI, Jalandhar  Bengal Nagpur Railways
1993 Army XI, Jalandhar SAG, Ranchi
1992 Army XI, Jalandhar ASC, Jalandhar
1991  ASC, Jalandhar EME, Jalandhar
1990 EME Jalandhar Corps of Signal, Jalandhar
1989  ASC, Jalandhar Corps of Signal, Jalandhar
1988  IFF Co, Delhi  Southern Railways Madras
1987  B N R Rec Club 1-0  East Bengal Club
1986  MEG, Bangalore  ASC Jalandhar
1985  Indian Airlines, Delhi EME Jalandhar
1984  Mecon Sports Club, Ranchi ASC Jalandhar
1983 EME Jalandhar CRPF Neemuch
1982 EME Jalandhar Eastern Railways Sports Association
1981  IHF XI, East Zone  Mohammedan Sporting Club
1980 Western Railways Mohun Bagan AC
1979 Mohun Bagan AC – ASC, Jalandhar (Joint Winners)
1978 Mohun Bagan AC CRPF Delhi
1977 Mohun Bagan  AC Western Railways, Bombay
1976 ASC, Jalandhar CRPF Delhi
1975 Mohun Bagan AC Sikh Reg Centre, Meerut
1974 Mohun Bagan AC Sikh Reg Centre, Meerut
1973 Mohun Bagan AC – IHF, Dark Blues (Joint Winners)
1972 Border Security Force, Jalandhar Mohun Bagan AC
1971 Mohun Bagan AC – Border Security Force, Jalandhar (Joint Winners)
1970  Western Railways, Bombay  East Bengal Club
1969 Mohun Bagan AC – Corps of Signal (Joint Winners)
1968 Mohun Bagan AC Bengal Nagpur Railway
1967 East Bengal Club Bhillai Steel Plant
1966 Punjab Police Corps of Signal, Jalandhar
1965 Mohun Bagan AC – Kolkata Customs (Joint Winners)
1964 Mohun Bagan AC – East Bengal Club (Joint Winners)
1963  Central Railways, Bombay East Bengal Club
1962 East Bengal Club  Central Railways, Bombay
1961 Central Railways, Bombay Punjab Police, Jalandhar
1960 Mohun Bagan AC Indian Navy
1959 Corps of Engineers, Kirkee  Army XI, Delhi
1958 Mohun Bagan AC Corps of Engineers, Kirkee
1957 East Bengal Club  Mohammedan Sporting Club
1956 Services Mohun Bagan AC
1955 Western Railways – UP XI (Joint Winners)
1954 Tata Sports Club, Bombay  Western Railways, Bombay
1953 Tata Sports Club, Bombay Nagpur United
1952 Mohun Bagan AC Hindustan Aircraft, Bangalore
1951 Hindustan Aircraft, Bangalore  Bata Sports, Lahore
1950 Tata Sports Club, Bombay  Lusitanians Bombay
1949 Tata Sports Club, Bombay Punjab Sports Club
1948 Port Commissioners – UP Selected XI (Joint Winners)
1947 Not Held
1946 Port Commissioners Bengal Nagpur Railways
1945 Bengal Nagpur Railways Mohammedan Sporting Club
1944  Bengal Nagpur Railways Jiwaji Club Gwalior
1943  Bengal Nagpur Railways Calcutta Rangers Club
1942 Calcutta Rangers Club Bengal Nagpur Railways
1941 Bhopal Wanderers – Bhagwant Club, Tikamgarh (Joint Winners)
1940 Bhopal Wanderers Bhagwant Club, Tikamgarh
1939  Bengal Nagpur Railways Calcutta Customs AC
1938 Calcutta Customs AC Bengal Nagpur Railways
1937 Bengal Nagpur Railways Bhopal Wanderers
1936 Bombay Customs  Calcutta Customs AC
1935 Calcutta Customs AC Bengal Nagpur Railways
1934 Calcutta Rangers Club E I Railways
1933 Jhansi Heroes 1-0 Calcutta Customs AC
1932 Calcutta Customs AC Bengal Nagpur Railways
1931 Calcutta Customs AC Bengal Nagpur Railways
1930 Calcutta Customs AC Port Commissioners
1929 E I R Sports Club Calcutta Customs AC
1928 Telegraph Rec Club Calcutta Customs AC
1927 Xaverians’ Club Calcutta Customs AC
1926 Calcutta Customs AC Punjab HA
1925 Calcutta Customs AC Xaverians’ Club
1924 Calcutta FC AFC Jamalpur
1923 B Y Associations, Lucknow Calcutta Customs AC
1922 EBR Sports Club Calcutta Customs AC
1921 B E College, Sibpore Calcutta Rangers Club
1920 EIR Asanol Rec Club AFC Jamalpur
1919 Xaverians’ Club Calcutta FC
1918 B Y Associations, Lucknow  EIR Asanol Rec Club
1917  Calcutta Rangers Club Bactetors Union, Dhaka
1916 B Y Associations, Lucknow Calcutta Customs AC
1915  Calcutta Rangers Club Calcutta Customs AC
1914  MAO College, Aligarh  AFC Jamalpur
1913   Calcutta Rangers Club Information not available
1912 Calcutta Customs AC Information not available
1911 Calcutta Rangers Club Information not available
1910 Calcutta Customs AC Information not available
1909 Calcutta Customs AC Information not available
1908 Calcutta Customs AC Information not available
1907 SPG Mission, Ranchi  Information not available
1906 SPG Mission, Ranchi  Information not available
1905 B E College, Sibpore  Information not available
1904  Hornets AC  Information not available
1903  SPG Mission, Ranchi  Information not available
1902  SPG Mission, Ranchi  Information not available
1901 1st Royal Irish Rifles  Information not available
1900 St. James School  Information not available
1899  Calcutta Rangers Club  Information not available
1898 SPG Mission, Ranchi  Information not available
1897  SPG Mission, Ranchi  Information not available
1896 Calcutta Naval Volunteers AC Information not available
1895 Calcutta Naval Volunteers AC  Information not available

*Sincere thanks to Bharat Malik Sir (BHA) for his support in helping me compile this list.

91st All India Murugappa Gold Cup Hockey Tournament

The 91st edition of the All India Murugappa Gold Cup Hockey Tournament 2017 was held over a ten-day period beginning on 27 July, and culminating with the medal finals on 06 August. All games were played at the Major Radhakrishnan Stadium in Egmore, Chennai.

The ten teams in the tournament were divided into two pools of five, with each team initially playing round-robin games within their pool. Following the completion of the round-robin, the top two teams from each pool advance to the semi-finals. The two semi-final winners played the gold medal match.

Defending champions RSPB were knocked out in the semi-final by the eventual champions ONGC. In the finals, ONGC overcame Bengaluru Hockey Association 4-2. The victorious ONGC team received Rs five lakh prize money while BHA got Rs 2.5 lakh. A cash prize of ₹10,000, along with a high-end bicycle were given to the best forward, midfielder, goalkeeper, defender, the most promising player of the tournament, and the man of the match of the finals.

Man of the final: Rajkumar Pal (Bengaluru Hockey Association)

Best forward: Jenjen Singh (Bengaluru Hockey Association),

Best mid-fielder: Machaiah (ONGC),

Best goalkeeper/defender: Diwakar Ram (ONGC),

Most promising player: Sanjay Xalxo (Hockey Odisha),

Special Award – Parrys Amrit Most Natural Player: Raghunath V.R (Bengaluru Hockey Association)

Results

First round

Group A GP W D L GF GA GD PTS
RSPB 4 4 0 0 17 5 12 12
Bengaluru Hockey Association 4 2 0 2 9 10 -1 6
Hockey Unit of Tamil Nadu 4 2 0 2 4 8 -4 6
BPCL 4 1 0 3 7 9 -2 3
Punjab & Sind Bank 4 1 0 3 4 9 -5 3

 

Match 1 Hockey Unit of Tamil Nadu 0 2 BPCL
Match 3 RSPB 6 2 Bengaluru Hockey Association
Match 5 BPCL 0 1 Punjab & Sind Bank
Match 8 Punjab & Sind Bank 1 3 RSPB
Match 11 BPCL 3 4 Bengaluru Hockey Association
Match 12 Bengaluru Hockey Association 3 0 Punjab & Sind Bank
Match 13 Hockey Unit of Tamil Nadu 0 4 RSPB
Match 16 Punjab & Sind Bank 2 3 Hockey Unit of Tamil Nadu
Match 17 RSPB 4 2 BPCL
Match 20 Bengaluru Hockey Association 0 1 Hockey Unit of Tamil Nadu
Group B GP W D L GF GA GD PTS
Punjab National Bank 4 4 0 0 18 5 13 12
ONGC 4 3 0 1 16 6 10 9
Army XI 4 1 1 2 6 13 -7 4
Hockey Odisha 4 1 1 2 10 19 -9 4
Central Secretariat Hockey Team 4 0 0 4 4 11 -7 0

 

Match 2 Army XI 4 4 Hockey Odisha
Match 4 Hockey Odisha 1 7 ONGC
Match 6 Central Secretariat Hockey Team 1 4 Punjab National Bank
Match 7 ONGC 5 0 Army XI
Match 9 Punjab National Bank 6 2 Hockey Odisha
Match 10 Central Secretariat Hockey Team 1 2 Army XI
Match 14 Hockey Odisha 3 2 Central Secretariat Hockey Team
Match 15 Punjab National Bank 5 2 ONGC
Match 18 Army XI 0 3 Punjab National Bank
Match 19 ONGC 2 0 Central Secretariat Hockey Team

*RSPB = Railways Sports Promotion Board; BPCL = Bharat Petroleum Corporation Limited; ONGC = Oil & Natural Gas Corporation.

Semi-final Round

1st Semi-final: ONGC – 5 beat RSPB – 3

2nd Semi-final: Bengaluru Hockey Association – 3 beat Punjab National Bank – 1

Final

ONGC – 4 (Diwakar Ram 3, Mandeep Antil 28, Machaiah 52 & 70) beat Bengaluru Hockey Association – 2 (Rajkumar Pal 5, Bijju Yirkal 13)

2017 Men Hockey World League Semi-Final London (ENG)

Date Info Time* Teams Score Match Report
June 15, 2017 Pool A 12:00 South Korea – Argentina 1 – 2 View
Pool B 14:00 India – Scotland 4 – 1 View
Pool B 18:00 Netherlands – Pakistan 4 – 0 View
Pool A 20:00 England – China 2 – 0 View
June 16, 2017 Pool B 18:00 Pakistan – Canada 0 – 6 View
Pool A 20:00 Argentina – Malaysia 5 – 2 View
June 17, 2017 Pool A 12:00 China – South Korea 5 – 2 View
Pool B 14:00 Canada – India 0 – 3 View
Pool A 16:00 England – Malaysia 7 – 3 View
Pool B 18:00 Scotland – Netherlands 0 – 3 View
June 18, 2017 Pool B 14:00 Pakistan – India 1 – 7 View
Pool A 16:00 England – Argentina 3 – 3 View
June 19, 2017 Pool B 12:00 Scotland – Pakistan 1 – 3 View
Pool B 14:00 Netherlands – Canada 3 – 1 View
Pool A 18:00 South Korea – Malaysia 0 – 1 View
Pool A 20:00 Argentina – China 10 – 0 View
June 20, 2017 Pool B 12:00 Scotland – Canada 1 – 1 View
Pool B 14:00 India – Netherlands 1 – 3 View
Pool A 18:00 China – Malaysia 1 – 5 View
Pool A 20:00 England – South Korea 7 – 2 View
June 22, 2017 9th/10th Place 11:00 South Korea – Scotland View
Qtr Final 13:15 Argentina – Pakistan View
Qtr Final 15:30 India – Malaysia View
Qtr Final 17:45 Netherlands – China View
Qtr Final 20:00 England – Canada View
June 24, 2017 5th – 8th Place 09:30   – View
5th – 8th Place 11:45   – View
Semi Final 14:00   – View
Semi Final 16:15   – View
June 25, 2017 7th/8th Place 09:30   – View
5th/6th Place 11:45   – View
3rd/4th Place 14:00   – View
Final 16:15   – View
  • all timings are in BST

7th Senior Women (A-Div) National Championship – Day 6

Rohtak, Apr 54: The 7th Hockey India Senior Women (A-Division) National Championship 2017 is currently being held at the Rajiv Gandhi Sports Complex on Saturday.

  • A total of 20 teams are taking part in the Championship this year.
  • Teams have been divided into 4 Pools of 5 teams each.
  • Teams finishing last and second last in tournament will be relegated to B-Division.
  • The top two teams from each pool will qualify for the quarter final as per below schedule:-

Quarter Final 1: 1st Pool A vs 2nd Pool B on 27 April, 2017
Quarter Final 2: 1st Pool D vs 2nd Pool C on 27 April, 2017
Quarter Final 3: 1st Pool B vs 2nd Pool A on 27 April, 2017
Quarter Final 4: 1st Pool C vs 2nd Pool D on 27 April, 2017

Semi Final 1: Winner of Quarter Final – 1 vs Winner of Quarter Final – 2 on 29 April, 2017
Semi Final 2: Winner of Quarter Final – 3 vs Winner of Quarter Final – 4 on 29 April, 2017

3rd / 4th place match on 30 April, 2017
Final: 30 April, 2017

Results of Matches that took place on 25 April, 2017

Match-33 Railways Sports Promotion Board 7 : 2 Hockey Gangpur – Odisha
Match-34* Hockey Karnataka 5 : 0 Sports Authority of India
Match-35 Hockey Punjab 11 : 0 Assam Hockey
Match-36 The Mumbai Hockey Association Ltd. 0 : 21 Hockey Jharkhand
Match-37 Madhya Pradesh Hockey Academy 6 : 1 Uttar Pradesh Hockey
Match-38 Hockey Madhya Pradesh 1 : 1 Hockey Patiala
Match-39 Hockey Odisha 1 : 0 Hockey Bhopal
Match-40 Hockey Haryana 2 : 2 Hockey Maharashtra

Hockey Karnataka got walkover in match – 34.

Points Table at the end of match 40

Pool A GP W D L GF GA GD PTS
RAILWAY SPORTS PROMOTION BOARD 4 4 0 0 34 3 31 12
ASSOCIATION OF INDIAN UNIVERSITIES 4 3 0 1 19 9 10 9
HOCKEY GANGPUR – ODISHA 4 2 0 2 13 15 -2 6
HOCKEY KARNATAKA 4 1 0 3 9 28 -19 3
SPORTS AUTHORITY OF INDIA 4 0 0 4 0 20 -20 0

 

Pool B GP W D L GF GA GD PTS
HOCKEY JHARKHAND 4 4 0 0 38 3 35 12
HOCKEY PUNJAB 4 3 0 1 31 4 27 9
CHHATTISGARH HOCKEY 4 2 0 2 17 8 9 6
ASSAM HOCKEY 4 1 0 3 5 28 -23 3
THE MUMBAI HOCKEY ASSOCIATION LTD. 4 0 0 4 2 50 -48 0

 

Pool C GP W D L GF GA GD PTS
MADHYA PRADESH HOCKEY ACADEMY 4 4 0 0 29 3 26 12
HOCKEY MADHYA PRADESH 4 2 1 1 14 8 6 7
HOCKEY PATIALA 4 2 1 1 7 9 -2 7
UTTAR PRADESH HOCKEY 4 1 0 3 12 12 0 3
HOCKEY UNIT OF TAMIL NADU 4 0 0 4 2 32 -30 0

 

Pool D GP W D L GF GA GD PTS
HOCKEY ODISHA 4 3 1 0 7 0 7 10
HOCKEY BHOPAL 4 3 0 1 12 2 10 9
HOCKEY HARYANA 4 1 2 1 7 7 0 5
HOCKEY MAHARASHTRA 4 1 1 2 8 5 3 4
DADRA & NAGAR HAVELI HOCKEY ASSOCIATION 4 0 0 4 0 20 -20 0

All India Inter Railway Men Hockey Championship

 

Edition Season Winner Score Runners-up Venue
75th Mar, 2017 South Central Railway 4-1 RCF, Kapurthala Guwahati
74th Mar, 2016 RCF, Kapurthala 3-2 (pen) Western Railway Kapurthala
73rd Mar, 2015 Western Railway 2-0 RCF, Kapurthala Bhubaneswar
72nd Apr, 2014 Western Railway 5-2 South Central Railway Kapurthala
71st
70th
69th
68th
67th
66th
65th
64th
63rd
62nd
61st
60th Apr, 2000  Northern Railway 5-4 (tie-break) RCF, Kapurthala Bangalore
1970 Western Railway

 

All India Bombay Gold Cup Hockey Tournament

 

Edition Year Winner Score Runner-up
51st 2016 Central Railway 4-3 Punjab National Bank
50th 2015 Bharat Petroleum 6-1 Comptroller Audit General
49th 2014 Bharat Petroleum 5-5 (5-4) Indian Oil Corporation
48th 2013 Indian Oil Corporation 5-3 Air India
The tournament was not held in 2010, 2011 and 2012
47th 2009 Army XI Air India
46th 2008 Army XI Bharat Petroleum
45th 2007 Bharat Petroleum Air India
44th 2006 Army XI Bharat Petroleum
43rd 2005 Western Railway Punjab & Sind Bank
42nd 2004 Punjab & Sind Bank Western Railway
41st 2003 Indian Airlines   Indian Oil
40th 2002 Air India   Indian Airlines
39th 2001 Air India   Indian Airlines
38th 1999 Punjab Police Punjab & Sind Bank
37th 1993 RCF Kapurthala Army XI
36th 1992 BSF Jalandhar Army XI
The tournament was not held in 1990 and 1991
35th 1989 Corps of Signals Namdhari XI
34th 1988 Punjab Police Punjab & Sind Bank
33rd 1987 ASC, Jalandhar Indian Airlines
32nd 1986 Indian Airlines Mahindra & Mahindra
31st 1985 Indian Airlines   PIA (Pakistan)
30th 1984 CRPF, Neemuch   ASC, Jalandhar
29th 1983 Indian Airlines   Bihar Regt Centre
28th 1982 ASC, Jalandhar   Mahindra & Mahindra
27th 1981 BSF – Jalandhar   EME Jalandhar
26th 1980 BSF Jalandhar Signals – Jalandhar
25th 1979 Punjab Police EME Jalandhar
24th 1978 EME – Jalandhar Punjab Police
23rd 1977 ASC, Jalandhar Signals (Jalandhar)
22nd 1976 Southern Railway (Madras)   Mahindra & Mahindra
21st 1975 Western Railway   Signals (Jalandhar)
20th 1974 BSF Jalandhar   Mahindra & Mahindra
19th 1973 BSF Jalandhar   A.S.C (Meerut)
18th 1972 Indian Airlines   Services XI
17th 1971 Services XI   Indian Air Force
16th 1970 BSF Jalandhar   Mohun Bagan
15th 1969 Tata S/C & BSF Jalandhar   Joint Winners
14th 1968 BSF-Jalandhar   Indian Air Force
13th 1967 Indian Air Force (Delhi)   Mysore XI
12th 1966 Northern Railway (Delhi)   ICF (Perambur)
11th 1965 B.N.Railway (Calcutta)   MEG (Bangalore)
10th 1964 Mohun Bagan (Calcutta)   Calcutta Customs
9th 1963 Punjab Police   Madras
8th 1962 Central Railway   Punjab Police
7th 1961 MEG (Bangalore)   Presidents XI
6th 1960 Lusitanians S/C   Burmah Shell
5th 1959 Punjab Police   Central Railway
4th 1958 Punjab Hawks   Central Railway
3rd 1957 Central Railway   Punjab Hawks
2nd 1956 Afghan Club (Pakistan)   Central Railway
1st 1955 Lusitanians S/C   Bhawnagar, Nagpur