Pol Amat, Alegre brothers among Spaniards to figure in Hockey India League Players’ Auction

NEW DELHI, November 1: The vastly experience Alegre brothers, Ramon and David, are among the leading Spanish hockey players who have signed up to be a part of the Hockey India League Players’ Auction to be held next month in the run up to the six-team Hockey India League that will be contested from 5 January 2013.

Pol Amat

Pol Amat

The 31-year-old Ramon Alegre, who led Spain in the London Olympic Games and has 237 caps, has represented his country in three Olympic Games when his team finished fourth in 2004, won silver in 2008 and sixth this year, two FIH World Cup events in 2006 and 2010 and in as many as seven FIH Champions Trophy tournaments since 2004 when the team won gold.

The star defender was nominated as member of the FIH All Star Team in 2011 and is among five players from his country with the experience of 150 or more international matches who have signed up for Hockey India League. Continue reading →