Free Press Journal
  • Manjinder inspires Western to victory

    Mumbai : Left winger Manjinder Singh played a stellar role by providing two measured passes which were clinically converted and helped Western Railway charge to a commanding 4-2 victory against an uncharacteristic Mumbai Customs in a Super Division match of the MHAL League 2017-2018, at the MHAL-Mahindra Stadium, Churchgate on Saturday evening.

  • Mumbai Customs score over Indian Navy

    Customs, who had defeated Bombay Republicans on Monday, seemed to have settled down and put up a dogged performance against the sailors. They were aggressive in attack and compact in defence to deny the fast-paced Navy forwards from making inroads into their territory.

  • Navy, Union Bank play out 2-2 draw

    Mumbai : Defending champions Indian Navy and Union Bank of India shared the spoils as they played out a 2-2 draw in a Super Division match of the MHAL League 2017-2018, at the MHAL-Mahindra Stadium, Churchgate on Sunday.

  • Republicans record second straight win

    Mumbai : Maintaining their winning form Bombay Republicans registered their second successive win defeating Sports Authority of India (SAI) 4-1 in a Super Division match of the MHAL League 2017-2018, at the MHAL-Mahindra Stadium, Churchgate on Friday.

  • Rahim brace powers Union Bank to victory

    Mumbai : Consistent scorer Aakib Rahim played a stellar role scoring two goals in leading Union Bank of India to another fluent win as they tamed Maharashtra State Police 5-1 in a Super Division match of the MHAL League 2017-2018, at the MHAL-Mahindra Stadium, Churchgate on Thursday. The scores were level at 2-all in the first half.

  • Republicans snatch shock win over fancied Western

    Mumbai : Bombay Republicans produced a solid fighting performance to record and stunning 3-2 victory against former champions Western Railway in a Super Division match of the MHAL League 2017-2018, at the MHAL-Mahindra Stadium, Churchgate on Wednesday.

  • Maharastra State Police emerge champs

    Mumbai : Maharashtra State Police emerged champions winning the Senior Division title of the MHAL – 2016. The state cops fought back a strong determined challenge from Mumbai Port Trust to snatch a close 4-3 victory in a tense and absorbing final at the MHAL Mahindra Stadium, Churchgate on Friday.

  • Indian Navy clinch Super Division Trophy

    Mumbai : Indian Navy produced a sleek performance and rose to the occasion to clinch a deserving 4-2 victory against Western Railway in the Super Division final of the MHAL (Mumbai Hockey Association Limited) League – 2016, and played at the MHAL Mahindra Stadium, Churchgate.

  • Western Railway outplay Central Secretariat

    Mumbai : Former champions Western Railway outplayed Central Secretariat 5-3 in the concluding Super Division match of the MHAL (Mumbai Hockey Association Limited) League – 2016, and played at the MHAL Mahindra Stadium, Churchgate, on Wednesday evening. For the Railway outfit the goals came through the efforts of Manjinder Singh (24th minute), Manpreet Singh (26th), Jaykaran (34th) and two goals from Malak Singh (47th and 56th), while Central Secretariat scored through Hasan

  • Bombay Republicans impress to hold Central Secretariat 3-3

    Mumbai : Producing another impressive performance, Bombay Republicans did well to snatch a 3-3 draw with Central Secretariat in a fast-paced and absorbing Super Division match of the MHAL (Mumbai Hockey Association Limited) League – 2016, and played at the MHAL Mahindra Stadium, Churchgate, on Saturday evening. Bombay Republicans, a private club founded in the late 60s and which has groomed several Mumbai stalwarts, who have gone on to represent the country

  • Abhi Foundation holds Union Bank

    Mumbai : Abhi Foundation and Union Bank of India shared honours as they were engaged in an exciting 4-4 draw in a Super Division match of the MHAL (Mumbai Hockey Association Limited) League – 2016, and played at the MHAL Mahindra Stadium, Churchgate, on Thursday evening.

  • Republicans go down

    Mumbai : Debutants Bombay Republicans dished out another gallant display and were unfortunate to concede a goal from a penalty stroke at the death and went down fighting 1-2 to Western Railway in a Super Division match of the MHAL (Mumbai Hockey Association Limited) League – 2016, and played at the MHAL Mahindra Stadium, Churchgate, on Sunday evening.

  • Navy subdue Central Railway

    Mumbai : Putting up a more disciplined and improved display, Indian Navy hardly put a foot wrong as they sailed to a convincing 4-1 win against Central Railway in a Super Division match of the MHAL (Mumbai Hockey Association Limited) League – 2016, and played at the MHAL Mahindra Stadium, Churchgate on Friday evening.

  • Pawar scripts Central Railway’s win

    Mumbai : Rajendra Pawar notched up the first hat-trick of the tournament to ensure Central Railway took off on the right track, by coasting to a convincing 6-2 win against Abhi Foundation in a Super Division match of the MHAL (Mumbai Hockey Association Limited) League – 2016, and played at the MHAL Mahindra Stadium, Churchgate on Wednesday.

  • Hockey trials at MHAL

    Mumbai : Selection trials will be conducted to pick the Maharashtra men’s and women’s teams that will participate in the 1st Hockey India 5-a-side Senior National Hockey Championship 2016, to be held at Pune from October 26-30, 2016. The selection trials will be held at the MHAL Mahindra Stadium, Churchgate on Sunday, October 2 and Monday 3 at 2.00 pm.

  • Ordnance Boys lift title

    Mumbai : Ordnance Boys, Ambernath displayed plenty of pluck and determination to emerge champions as they overcame a spirited Hockey Kalyan 2-1 in a thrilling Fourth Division final of the MHAL (Mumbai Hockey Association Limited) League 2016-2017 and played at the MHAL-Mahindra Stadium, on Saturday.

  • Mumbai Ports Trust rally to win title

    Mumbai : Mumbai Port Trust rallied from an early deficit to overcome Goan Sports Association 2-1 in the  in the First Division final of the MHAL (Mumbai Hockey Association Limited) League 2016-2017 and played at the MHAL-Mahindra Stadium, Churchgate.

  • BPCL bag Gold Cup crown

    Mumbai : BPCL (Bharat Petroleum Corporation Limited), Bengaluru clinched back to back titles defeating CAG (Comptroller & Audit General) 6-1 in the final of the Dabang Mumbai – 50th All India Bombay Gold Cup hockey tournament -2015 and played at the MHAL-Mahindra Stadium on Wednesday evening. Union Bank of India and Bank of India are the co-sponsors of the tournament. S.V. Sunil, Manpreet Singh, Jarnail Singh, Amir Khan, Somanna Pradhan and Ravi Pal scored

  • Indian Oil hold edge over BPCL

    Mumbai : An absorbing contest is in store as heavyweights BPCL (Bharat Petroleum Corporation Limited) and Indian Oil, both from Bengaluru, cross swords in the first semi-final of the Dabang Mumbai – 50th All India Bombay Gold Cup hockey tournament – 2015, to be played at the MHAL-Mahindra Stadium on Tuesday afternoon. Union Bank of India and Bank of India are the co-sponsors of the tournament. Both the oil majors, comprise of current and