Batra, who came to hockey and also slotted himself into IOA realised that cricket was way beyond him. At the 2016 FIH Congress in Dubai where polls took place for the top slot, Batra was the first-ever Indian to be elected as the FIH president. Batra, who was then the president of Hockey India, defeated David Balbirnie of Ireland and Australia's Ken Read to become the 12th FIH President – the first Asian to grab the post despite stiff opposition from Europe. Batra got 68 votes in his favour while Balbirnie and Read managed 29 and 13 votes respectively. … [Read more...] about Hockey India, a poor cousin of BCCI, rocked by a cricket-like power struggle
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Odisha Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik launched the team jersey’s logo in an event organised by Hockey India in New Delhi. He said, “We are delighted to have this association and want to thank Hockey India for giving us this chance. In Odisha, hockey is not just a sport, it is a way of life. This is Odisha’s gift to the nation,” reports New Indian Express. … [Read more...] about Boost to Indian hockey: Odisha government to sponsor national hockey teams
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