Welcome to the Fieldhockey.com Archives

Daily Hockey news updated @ 10:00 GMT

News for 25 November 2021

All the news for Thursday 25 November 2021

FIH Odisha Hockey Men's Junior World Cup Bhubaneswar 2021 - 25 November
Bhubaneswar Odisha

All times GMT +5:30

24 Nov 2021     BEL v RSA (Pool A)     5 - 1
24 Nov 2021     GER v PAK (Pool D)    5 - 2
24 Nov 2021     CAN v POL (Pool B)    0 - 1
24 Nov 2021     MAS v CHI (Pool A)    2 - 1
24 Nov 2021     IND v FRA (Pool B)    4 - 5

25 Nov 2021     ARG v EGY (Pool D)   14 - 0
25 Nov 2021     NED v KOR (Pool C)   12 - 5
26 Nov 2021 14:30     ESP v NED (Pool C)
26 Nov 2021 17:00     ARG v GER (Pool D)
26 Nov 2021 19:30     MAS v BEL (Pool A)

Keep up to date with all the latest news on the FIH Hockey Pro League via the Watch.Hockey app, event website and through FIH social media channels - Facebook, Instagram and Twitter.

Live streaming and full game replay on the Watch Hockey App (May be Geo blocked if there is TV coverage)

Pool Standings

Pool A

Rank Team Played Wins Draws Losses Goals For Goals Against Goal Difference Points
1 Belgium 1 1 0 0 5 1 4 3
2 Malaysia 1 1 0 0 2 1 1 3
3 Chile 1 0 0 1 1 2 -1 0
4 South Africa 1 0 0 1 1 5 -4 0

Pool B

Rank Team Played Wins Draws Losses Goals For Goals Against Goal Difference Points
1 France 1 1 0 0 5 4 1 3
2 Poland 1 1 0 0 1 0 1 3
3 India 1 0 0 1 4 5 -1 0
4 Canada 1 0 0 1 0 1 -1 0

Pool C

Rank Team Played Wins Draws Losses Goals For Goals Against Goal Difference Points
1 Netherlands 1 1 0 0 12 5 7 3
2 Spain 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
2 United States 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
4 Korea 1 0 0 1 5 12 -7 0

Pool D

Rank Team Played Wins Draws Losses Goals For Goals Against Goal Difference Points
1 Argentina 1 1 0 0 14 0 14 3
2 Germany 1 1 0 0 5 2 3 3
3 Pakistan 1 0 0 1 2 5 -3 0
4 Egypt 1 0 0 1 0 14 -14 0

FIH Match Centre

MJWC: France stun World Champions India on Day 1 in Bhubaneswar

Day 1: The opening day of the FIH Odisha Hockey Men’s Junior World Cup Bhubaneswar 2021 featured five pulsating games, with Belgium, Germany, Poland and Malaysia all claiming important wins before France stole the headlines with a sensational triumph over hosts and reigning world champions India.

Germany down Pakistan 5-2 in Jr Hockey World Cup

LAHORE - Pakistan junior hockey team couldn’t start their Men’s Junior Hockey World Cup 2021 campaign with a winning note as they were thumped by Germany 2-5 in the inaugural match played at Bhubaneswar, India on Wednesday.

Malaysia too hot for Chile in Bhubaneswar

By Jugjet Singh

The Malaysian team celebrating after scoring against Chile in the Junior World Cup in Bhubaneswar today. Pic courtesy of IHF

KUALA LUMPUR: Malaysia overpowered South American champions Chile 2-1 in Group A of the Junior World Cup in Bhubaneswar today for a big boost to their campaign.

France give defending champions India the Blues

When France tread the Kalinga turf, they don their giant-killing gear. On Wednesday, in their 2021 FIH Men’s Junior World Cup opener, it were hosts and defending champions India who were slain. The score 5-4. In 2018, at the FIH World Cup, they did Olympic champions Argentina in, 5-3, on the very turf.

France serve India a rude shock in opener

Arnab Lall Seal

France players celebrate after scoring one of the goals in their 5-4 upset win over hosts India in the Junior Men's Hockey World Cup (ANI Photo)

Captain Timothee Clement led from the front on Monday as France shocked defending champions and hosts India 5-4 in the Junior Hockey World Cup at Kalinga Stadium in Bhubaneswar on Wednesday.

India go down 5-4 to France in FIH Hockey Men’s Junior World Cup pool match

French captain Clement Timothee and Indian hockey team vice-captain Sanjay each scored a hat-trick in the match.

India go down 5-4 to France in FIH Hockey Men’s Junior World Cup pool match Picture by Hockey India

The Indian hockey team fell 5-4 to France in their opening Pool B match of the FIH Hockey Men’s Junior World Cup 2021 at the Kalinga Stadium in Bhubaneshwar, Odisha on Wednesday.

Sanjay's hat-trick in vain as France stun title holders India

Skipper Timothee Clement (1st, 23rd and 32nd minute) scored a hat-trick, while Benjamin Marque (7th) and Corentin Sellier (48th) were the other goal scorers for World No 26 France.

France celebrate a goal against India.

Bhubaneswar: Vice-captain Sanjay scored a hat-trick but it was not enough as underdogs France stunned defending champions India 5-4 in their opening Pool B match of the FIH Junior Hockey World Cup on Wednesday.

French Hockey keeps the fire burning


Was France beating India 5-4 at the Junior World Cup on Wednesday a monumental surprise? Maybe not monumental. After all, France were runners-up at the 2013 Junior World Cup when India did not even make the quarterfinals.

Made basic errors and paid the price: Reid

India Head Coach Graham Reid flayed his team for making errors in the basics after their shock 4-5 loss to France in their FIH Junior World Cup at the Kalinga Stadium in Bhubaneswar.

New faces to join Kookaburras squad in 2022

Kookaburras Head Coach Colin Batch has named an initial squad of 23 athletes to be part of the Australian Men’s Hockey High Performance program in 2022.

Wazalendo fall to Zamalek in Africa Clubs Champs opener

By  Agnes Makhandia

Kenya’s Wazalendo hockey men’s club were defeated 2-1 by Egyptian side Zamalek Wednesday as the 2021 Africa Cup for Clubs Championship got underway at the Theodosia Okoh stadium in Accra Ghana.

Outdoor finishes with Scottish Cup

The magic of the Scottish Cup brings a couple of intriguing scenarios, all-Premierships ties where league form may not be much of a guide to the outcome, and lower league clubs punching above their weight with absolutely nothing to lose against Premiership opposition.

South Africa: FIH Inks Broadcasting Deal With SABC

By Stephane Canal

The International Hockey Federation (FIH) has signed a media rights agreement with South Africa's national public broadcaster SABC for the upcoming FIH Hockey Women's Junior World Cup South Africa 2021. This is the first time that FIH signs a partnership with SABC, and the agreement sees the company produce all matches of the event and broadcast them in South Africa, either live or delayed.

Fieldhockey.com uses cookies to assist with navigating between pages. Please leave the site if you disagree with this policy.
Copyright remains with the credited source or author