Sardar Singh will lead a full strength Indian men’s hockey team in the 24th Sultan Azlan Shah Cup to be held in Ipoh, Malaysia, from April 5 to 12.
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Current Indian hockey captain Sardar Singh and former skipper Ajit Pal Singh Monday said that Pakistani players should be allowed to play in Hockey India League(HIL).
Indian men`s hockey captain Sardar Singh was officially reprimanded for inappropriate physical conduct against an opposition player during his side`s group match against Australia here.
From being the powerhouses to the minnows, Indian hockey has come a long way and the chief coach Terry Walsh ensuring that none of the players are taking their place in the team for granted as they prepare for the World Cup.
Until now there have been more talks about the revival of Indian hockey than anything else. No one doubts about their talent, but the team themselves seem to be their biggest rivals due to inconsistency.
Indian men's hockey team skipper Sardara Singh has been rested for the 3rd Asian Champions Trophy tournament as Hockey India (HI) today named a youthful 18-member squad, to be led by midfielder Manpreet Singh, for the tournament in Kakamigahara, Japan that is scheduled from November 2-10.
It looks like Indian coach Roelant Oaltsman will have a real tough time as India’s coach as India suffered a major setback with skipper Sardar Singh being hospitalised in Ipoh, just a couple of days ahead of the Asia Cup.
Although the Indian hockey team is expected to put it easily across minnows Ireland, the Sardar Singh-led squad's improvement over the recent past following their disastrous campaign at the London Olympics will be assessed at the FIH World League Round 3 (semi-final) that kicks off today against Ireland, the lowest ranked team in Pool B.
With focus on the Junior World Cup later this year, teams put their young teams forward at the Sultan Azlan Shah Cup in Ipoh, Malaysia.
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