Manpreet Singh to Lead Indian Junior Men hockey team for 2nd Sultan of Johor Cup

NEW DELHI, October 31: India, along with Germany, Australia, New Zealand, Pakistan and the hosts Malaysia, will feature in the 2nd Sultan of Johor Cup 2012 in Malaysia. The tournament will be played from 11th to 18th November 2012.

Manpreet Singh

File photo: Manpreet Singh during a training camp

The 18 member squad will be lead by Manpreet Singh while Kothajit Singh will be the Vice-Captain, both of them have featured in senior India team in various tournaments.

The Indian team was selected after selection trials witnessed by Hockey India Selectors Col. Balbir Singh, B.P Govinda and Thoiba Singh as well as Government Observer Harbinder Singh and Coach Baljeet Singh Saini from 25 – 27 Ocober at SAI Centre, Netaji Subash Institute of Sports in Patiala. Continue reading →