Gameplan has been associated with four principal field hockey events:
Hockey World League:The FIH Hockey World League (HWL) was an international field hockey competition organised by the International Hockey Federation (FIH). The competition, held over two years, also served as the qualifier for the Hockey World Cup (men and women) and the Olympic Games. Three seasons were held in 2012-13, 2014-15 and 2016-17.
Hockey India League:Hockey India League (HIL), known as Coal India Hockey India League for sponsorship reasons, is a professional field hockey league in India. The league is organized by Hockey India, the governing body for the sport in India. HIL, along with the Indian Premier League, Indian Super League, and Pro Kabaddi League, is considered one of the major sports leagues in the country.
Hockey Champions Trophy:The Hockey Champions Trophy (HCT) is an international field hockey tournament held by the International Hockey Federation (IHF). Founded in 1978, it features the world’s top-ranked field hockey teams competing in a round robin format. The Champions Trophy was changed from an annual to a biennial event from 2014, owing to the introduction of the Hockey World League (HWL). The tournament will be replaced by the Hockey Pro League in 2019.
Junior World Cup: The Hockey Junior World Cup is an international field hockey competition organised by the International Hockey Federation (FIH). The tournament was started in 1979. Since 1985, it has been held every four years. Five countries have dominated the event’s history,with Germany having won the tournament six times followed by India, who have won twice. The 2016 edition was held from December 8-18 in Lucknow, India, with India defeating Belgium 2-1 in the final.
Gameplan has been involved in sponsorship sales, 3D signage and other branding activities for all the above events.