Gurbaj Recalled for Europe Tour of Indian Hockey Team

4 April 2014: Indian Senior Men Hockey Squad for the Europe Tour is announced. 21 member squad will play five build-up games in The Hague, Netherlands from 9-19 April 2014 in the preparations for the FIH Men’s World Cup 2014, scheduled to be held at The Hague, Netherlands from 31 May -15 June 2014.

Devinder Walmiki & Lalit Upadhyay (thefansofhockey.com calls them Jai & Veeru) after a training session of Indian Hockey Team

Devinder Walmiki & Lalit Upadhyay (thefansofhockey.com calls them Jai & Veeru) after a training session of Indian Hockey Team

Gurbaj Singh, who was sidelined after London Olympics, is back in the scheme of the things. The younger one of Walmiki Brothers, Devinder has been also called up for national duty along with young talented lanky forward Lalit Upadhyay and defender Gurinder Singh. While, Sandeep Singh has failed to make the cut.

The 21 member squad will be captained by midfielder Sardar Singh with defender Rupinder Pal Singh supporting as Vice-Captain. Continue reading →