Tokyo Games: Ten Debutants In Indian Men’s Hockey Team For Olympics

Tokyo Games: Ten Debutants In Indian Mens Hockey Team For Olympics

Tokyo Games: The Indian hockey group will be aiming to put in a good display.© Instagram

India on Friday named ten Olympic debutants in its 16-member men’s hockey squad, which also features seasoned performers like PR Sreejesh and Manpreet Singh, for the Tokyo Games future month. The seasoned Olympic campaigners incorporate goalkeeper Sreejesh, midfielder Manpreet, defenders Harmanpreet Singh, Rupinder Pal Singh and Surender Kumar and ahead Mandeep Singh. Veteran defender Birendra Lakra, who missed the 2016 Rio Games because of to a knee injuries, has also been named in the side.

The Squad:

Goalkeepers: PR Sreejesh

Defenders: Harmanpreet Singh, Rupinder Pal Singh, Surender Kumar, Amit Rohidas, Birendra Lakra


Midfielders: Hardik Singh, Manpreet Singh, Vivek Sagar Prasad, Nilakanta Sharma, Sumit

Forwards: Shamsher Singh, Dilpreet Singh, Gurjant Singh, Lalit Kumar Upadhyay, Mandeep Singh.

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