Imphal, Jun 22: Public works minister Thongam Biswajit Singh met Rob van Nes, from the executive board of One Million Hockey Legs (1MHL) and held a discussion on the promotion of hockey from the grass root level in Manipur at the New Secretariat this evening.

Imphal, May 29: Players for the State team for the upcoming 7th Hockey India Senior Men National Championship Division B have been selected on the recommendation of the Selection Committee, Manipur Hockey, a statement said.
In the championship scheduled to be held from June 5 to 17 in Lucknow, the committee has selected18 main players and six reserved players. The players are informed to report to State coach Kh Ibopishak and manager N Rameshor. They will leave Imphal on June 1, the statement added.

Imphal, May 29: Chanamthabam Napolean, a former player and currently a coach, has been invited to be an umpire to officiate in the three-nation FIH-endorsed Deutscher Hockey Bund (DHB) Hockey that features India, Germany and Belgium and is scheduled to be held from June 1 to 7 in Moers Germany.

Imphal, May 24: Hockey Manipur is the sole and genuine association in the State for the welfare of the game of hockey, a Government order issued by Principal Secretary (Cooperation) P Vaiphei said, adding the registration of Manipur Hockey is cancelled with immediate effect. In an official order , P Vaiphei notified that the Government of Manipur had summoned Hockey Manipur and Manipur Hockey along with their counsels in July 2016. It added that his predecessor had conducted a thorough examination of the detailed submissions of both the parties, and subsequently they had received a written direction for them to consolidate under a common banner in the best interest of the stakeholders within a stipulated time of six months.