M K Mudappa to lead Karnataka state Hockey team

M.K.Mudappa (seated left) By Mohan Devaiah Hockey Karnataka has selected 18 players to represent the Karnataka state for the 4th Hockey India senior mens national championship which will be held from 11th March to 23rd March 2014 at Lucknow. The Karnataka team have been podium winners from the last 3 years, winning silver in 2011…

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Kodava SnehaKoota wins the KODAVA SAMAJA 11th Inter Sangha Hockey Tournament

By Mohan Devaiah Kodava Snehakoota Tippasandra defeated Banaswadi Kodava Sangha by 3-1 in the finals that was held yesterday at KSHA stadium. 11th Inter Kodava Sangha Hockey Tournament 2013-14  KODAVA SAMAJA CUP- Finals 9th March 2014   Below mentioned are the Trophies & Cash Prize received by following individual Players / Teams. 16 Man of the…

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Kodava Samaja(Bangalore) wins KSHA B Division Hockey League

By Mohan Devaiah Kodava Samaja, Bangalore, won the KSHA B Division Hockey League that concluded yesterday.

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I am playing my best tennis – There is no doubt I am: Rohan Bopanna

Image: Robbie Mendelson Ranked No.3 in ATP Circuit, Bopanna is on a roll.  In an short interview to FirstPost, Bopanna looks back at the journey so far, and talks about what lay ahead. Click here for the interview.

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Images: Rink Hockey Tournament at Jayanagar

Lads in action Jayanagar Kodava Sangha sent in images from the Rink Hockey tournament conducted last week at Jayanagar. The organizer’s had a difficult time locating a proper hockey field to host the tournament, none exists in the locality. They held the tournament with the help  of a industrialist, who allowed the tournament to be organised at…

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7 Coorgs form Orange Club to boost hockey

The lads are on a roll. Nikkin Thimmaiah, Ponanna, Kariappa and Nachappa. Image: Deccan Chronicle Well, hockey is hard-coded in Coorg genes. Seems the Coorgs just can do without it. According to the report in Deccan Chronicle, 7 Coorgs have got together to form Coorg’s Orange Club to promote hockey among the youth. This month…

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Ajai Appachu: The first Indian to Qualify and the first Indian to reach semi-finals at World Jumping Finals

Ajai Appachu, the  equestrian  is literally – Riding High!  If being the first Indian to qualify for the FEI World Jumping Challenge was not enough, Appachu became the first Indian to reach the semi-finals at the World Jumping Finals. Appachu told SportStar; “Most riders were surprised to see such high standards from India. Many of them came…

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Palanganda win Iychettira Cup

The Palanganda team has won the Iychettira Cup. They defeated the Kaliyanda team by 2-1. Prajwal Muthanna was the star of the Palanganda team, he scored the first goal in 39th minute and the match winning second goal in the 45th minute. Though the Kaliyanda team were awarded 11 penalty corners, they were able to convert…

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15 Clans from Chickpet(Virajpet) to clash in Rink Hockey Tournament at Bangalore

15 Clans from Chicket, Virajpet have come together to organise 5-a-side (Rink Hockey) Tournament in Bangalore. The matches will be played from Jan 24 to 26 at the KSHA Stadium in Richmond Town. Speaking to Bangalore Mirror, K D Ganapathy said; We are a team of 30 members from 15 different families of Chickpet in…

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Iychettira Clan to host the 16th Edition of Kodava Hockey Festival

Iychettira Aiyn Mane The festival will be inaugurated on April 21 and will be ending on may 13. Speaking to the Press in Madikeri, The president of the Tournament Committee Mr.I.K.Anil said the main aim of the tournament is to promote the sport of hockey and celebrate fellowship, culture and sport.

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