Bangladesh top group

March 21, 2014

Asian Hockey Games Qualifiers
Bangladesh top group
Bangladesh remained unbeaten in the Asian Hockey Games Qualifiers as they registered their third consecutive victory after going past Iran 3-0 at Maulana Bhasani National Hockey Stadium on Thursday. The hosts topped Group B with nine points from three games and are set to face Sri Lanka on Saturday for a berth in the first-place deciding match. Bangladesh initially Read more

BHF gears up for Asian qualifiers

March 14, 2014

Bangladesh Hockey Federation is ready to host the eight-nation qualifying round of the Asian Games from March 15 at the Maulana Bhasani National Hockey Stadium and Islami Bank Limited is the title sponsor of the tournament. The BHF signed a deal with the private financial organisation on Thursday. BHF president Air Marshal Muhammad Enamul Bari and Read more

Naveed refuses to predict

March 12, 2014

Bangladesh coach Naveed Alam refused to predict anything big ahead of the qualifying round of the Asian Hockey Games, scheduled to get underway from Saturday in Dhaka.
Rather, the coach from Pakistan desires to do all the talking on the pitch as Bangladesh would want to put behind their disappointing performances Read more

Hockey turf ‘close to reality’

February 3, 2014

International Hockey Federation president Leandro Negre said that the proposed astro-turf installation at the Maulana Bhasani Stadium is close to being confirmed.
‘I had come here for two issues; one was to inaugurate the school hockey tournament and the other was to talk about the development of hockey Read more

FIH chief opens school tourney

February 2, 2014

International Hockey Federation president Leandro Negre inaugurated the Islami Bank Limited National School Hockey Tournament during a colourful opening ceremony at Maulana Bhasani Hockey Stadium on Saturday. A total of 102 schools from 64 districts will participate in the first phase scheduled to be held across 10 selected venues. 29 teams will qualify Read more

FIH chief Negre arrives in Dhaka

February 1, 2014

International Hockey Federation president Leandro Negre arrived in Dhaka on Friday and expressed his excitement before inaugurating the first edition of the Security Bank School Hockey Tournament today. ‘More than 200 schools and thousands of students will be involved in the tournament so I’m very excited to be opening the tournament,’ said Negre Read more

Usha post fifth successive win

February 1, 2014

Usha Krira Chakra registered their fifth consecutive win in the Green Delta Insurance Premier Hockey League after beating Sonali Bank 4-2 at Maulana Bhasani Hockey Stadium on Friday.
Skipper Mamunur Rahman Chayan scored twice for Usha KC in the 6th and 22nd minute. Krishna Kumar and Rimon Kumar added to the scoreline for Read more

IHF chief due today

January 31, 2014

International Hockey Federation president Leandro Negre will arrive in Dhaka today to inaugurate the First Security Islami Bank School Tournament, which will get underway on Saturday at the Maulana Bhasani Hockey Stadium. Negre will also visit the Bangladesh Krira Shikkha Protishthan before meeting the State Minister of Youth and Sports, Biren Shikder, Read more

Ajax record first win

January 28, 2014

Ajax Sporting Club registered their opening victory in the Green Delta Insurance Premier Division Hockey League when they defeated Dhaka Wanderers Club 3-1 on Monday at Maulana Bhasani Hockey Stadium. Rahat Sarwar scored the first goal for Ajax after which Jahidul Islam Rajon netted a brace to put his side 3-0 up. Rajon scored in the ninth and 50th minute. Shamim Mia Read more

Usha score nine, go top

January 27, 2014

Usha Krira Chakra thumped Shadharan Bima 9-0 at the Maulana Bhasani Hockey Stadium on Sunday to go level with Abahani at the top of the Green Delta Insurance Premier Division Hockey League.
Mamunur Rahman Chayan had a hat-trick, Arshad Hossain scored twice, and Fazle Hossain Rabbi, Ratul Ahmed, Mainul Islam Kouhik and Sarwar Hossain Read more

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