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Hockey India Secretary General Shri Narinder Batra's organisational acumen and the roaring success of his innovative brain-child Hockey India League have earned him more friends and admirers in recent time. It was another feather in the administrative hat of Narinder Batra when he was appointed as a member of the International Hockey Federation's (FIH) Competitions Committee for the second consecutive term (for the year 2013-14)......
Cdr G Nandy Singh's fine gesture
Cdr G Nandy Singh has been synonimous with Indian hockey, having represented the country in two Olympics, having received the prestigious Dhyan Chand Lifetime Achievement Award for his contribution to the promotion of hockey. For over three decades,.......
Dilip Tirkey joins Nehru Society as V.P.
It is with great pride the Nehru Hockey Tournament Society announces that triple Olympian, Arjuna and Padma Shri Award recipient Dilip Tirkey has joined the Nehru Society as a Vice-President. Tirkey began his hockey career .........
JNHTS honours Sardar Singh and Harendra Singh
Living up to its tradition of honouring players and coaches for their outstanding performances adn achievements in the field of hockey, Nehru Hockey Society honoured two contemporary hockey personalities Shri Sardar Singh .....
Chief Editor M N Shome honoured
The Nehru Hockey Tournament Society honoured its Chief Editor Shri M N Shome for his outstanding contribution as a senior journalist for more than five decades with the Lifetime Achievement Award. ......
German team to participate in the Nehru Hockey Tournament during ......its Golden Jubilee programme
The Nehru Hockey Tournament Society is preparing to celebrate its Golden Jubilee in the year 2013 on conclusion of its fifty years of fruitful services to our National game of Hockey....
Sahara India, JAL buy HIL's Lucknow, Punjab Franchises
Indian hockey gets another boost. Sahara India Pariwar. which has always been in the forefront when it comes to the promotion of Indian sports and sportsmen in a big way. has once again shown the way by purchasing the Lucknow franchise of the soon-to-be launched Hockey India League (HIL) .....
KUKOO WALIA Welcome Video Umpire at London Games
Wherever technology is available to improve the skills of sportspersons or the supervisory personnel, it is always advisable to take maximum advantage of it. Like in other fields, sports, too, has in recent years benefited from modern technology. Sportsmen and sports federations ......
India will be one of seven confirmed teams for the Owen G Glenn FIH Men's Champions Trophy hockey tournament to be held in Melbourne later this year, thereby ending the nation's six-year long ......
India won Bronze Medal
India played superbly in the second half to score 3 goals and won the bronze medal by beating 4th world ranking Great Britain by 3 goals to 1. As usual Sardara Singh played an excellent game and deservingly declared the best player .....
New playfield for Hockey stars
Pargat elected to Punjab Assembly
Two-time Olympian Pargat Singh made it to the Punjab Assembly by successfully contesting the Jalandhar Cantonment seat on a SAD ticket, defeating Congress candidate Jagbir Brar with a margin of 7798 votes....
Message from Mr. Leandro Negre (FIH President)
The Jawaharlal Nehru Hockey Tournament Society received a message from Mr. Leando Negre, President, International Hockey Federation to be published in our Annual Souvenir which will be released in the month of May, 2012....
A film on Dhyan Chand is a reality
Indian hockey is always abuzz with news. It never ceases to exist. Last six months in particular, it has been on one big news or other. Lanco Hockey 9s, Olympic Qualifier, followed by World Series Hockey, and then a Pakistan tour cancellation, besides ever-green topic of IHF-HI feud.
Indian women's NZ tour schedule
Indian women team will be playing in the double-leg 4-nation tournament in New Zeland this month.
Prize Money Awards
One of the salient features of the five annual tournaments conducted by us has been the cash incentives to various participating teams and individuals to get the best performances out of them.
Ritu Rani to lead India for Auckland 4-Nation
Indian senior women team for the Double Leg Four Nation Tournament to be held at Auckland, New Zealand from 12- 22 April 2012 is announced.

The 18 member squad will be captained by midfielder Ritu Rani with 125 International caps while defender Joydeep Kaur will be her deputy with 87 international appearances.

India in London Olympics Qualifying Tournament
With the finalization of match draws, released by the International Hockey Federation (FIH) in respect of the three remaining men’s field hockey qualifying tournaments in order to fill up the three vacant places ...
The Jawaharlal Nehru Hockey Tournament Society extends its heartiest congratulations to former India’s hockey caption and national Coach Zafar Iqwal, who has been honoured...
Flagship Tournament of Nehru Hockey Society
The Nehru Hockey Tournament Society, which began its activities in 1964 with a Senior Open tournament, added to its repertoire four more tournaments, namely Boys Sub-Junior (U-15), Boys Junior (U-17), Girls Junior (U-17) and Champion Colleges. What one sees year after year is a tip of the iceberg....
Olympic Umpire– Shri Raghu Prasad
We are pleased to inform you that Shri Raghu Prasad World Panel Umpire has been nominated as Olympic Umpire in the fourth coming Olympic to be held in London 2012.
Sardar Singh All rounder Caps: 150+ Goals: 9
The all rounder has been in the FIH All Stars team again. Like last year, he has got the deserving accolade again now. This fitting tribute to the live-wire all rounder.
The midfielder turned defender has been Player of the Azlan Shah Cup 2010.
Two more Vice President for JNHT
The President Shri Arun Subhashchandra Yadav has nominated two more Vice-Presidents to the Jawaharlal Nehru Hockey Tournament Society for the effective working of the Society. The new Vice-Presidents are, ....
Tournaments Updates
The Jawaharlal Nehru Hockey Tournament Society is glad to announce the beginning of its five annual tournaments with the 18th Nehru Girls event. This popular tournament of our eves will take place at the Women’s Hockey Academy Complex at Kampoo, Gwalior during 10-19 October, 2011. The total number of teams this year will be 22.
Hockey umpiring plays a very vital role in conducting matches of the game, for, it is capable not only to make a match memorable by dint of flawless supervision, but it can even mar a good match, if one is not abreast with all the latest changes in the rules. The game’s rules have of late undergone a lot of changes in recent years. Therefore, it is imperative that officials, especially the umpires, who conduct the matches, should be abreast with all the rules in operation.
Nehru Hockey Society announce more incentives to players
Indisputably the Nehru Hockey Tournament Society is always in the forefront going all out in rendering yeoman services to bring back the pristine glory which the nation enjoyed for a long time in the recent past. For this purpose, a number of fruit-bearing schemes and incentives are already in vogue. Many more are in the pipeline. ...
Annual Calendar of Jawaharlal Nehru Hockey Tournaments 2011-2012
The Jawaharlal Nehru Hockey Tournament Society is glad to announce that the Society’s annual series of four most popular age-group tournaments are scheduled to begin this year on October 10 in Major Dhyan Chand National Stadium, New Delhi.
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