High Octane Hockey On the Menu at HHIL

January 17, 2014 at 2:36 pm Leave a comment

The second Hockey India League will be underway in one week’s time. The competition that sees hockey players given the chance to earn close to the the sums of money their skill and dedication deserve, although well below many of their counterparts.

The league has added one new team to the competition this year, the Kalinga Lancers and they are already being tipped as one of the teams to look out for with five of their nine foreign players coming from the Kookaburras line up; Aran Zalewski, Glenn Simpson, Kiel Brown, Tristan Clemons and Russell Ford.

The aim of the competition is to try and restore Indian Hockey to where it used to be, by giving young talented Indian players exposure to top quality foreign coaches as well as players, and to witness first hand the dedication and discipline that has made them greats of the game. Indian hockey has dropped off the radar in terms of the public consciousness and the Hero Hockey India League aims to bring pride back to the game in its spiritual home.

Star Sports India will be covering all of the games in the HHIL in 2014 and with 16 cameras at every game is planning to broadcast “Hockey Like its never been seen before.” Revolutionary camera angles will be used so that the viewer will be able to better appreciate the skills of the players. While replays of the action will use the latest graphics technology; this may not be visible for overseas viewers. All  games will be streaming on Youtube for hockey fans across the globe.

Not The Footy Show’s Ashley Morrison will be part of the commentary team.

 

Advertisements

Entry filed under: Hockey. Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , .

Joining the Elite Vale Jose Sulaiman

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s

Trackback this post  |  Subscribe to the comments via RSS Feed


No Apologies – Football Doco

"No Apologies" is a documentary about two of Australia's Aboriginal Matilda's players and their journey to the Women's Football World Cup.

Buy your copy online here: www.noapologiesrequired.com

NTFS Podcast

Subscribe to the Not the Footy Show podcastListen to Not the Footy Show by Podcast

No Apologies – A football documentary

Categories

Subscribe by email



Powered by FeedBurner

Flickr Photos

Please Sir Can I have my Ball Back?

"Please Sir Can I Have My Ball Back" is a book every man should read. Buy your copy online: eBay

%d bloggers like this: