HI name 48 probables for junior men's camp in Patiala
Hockey India (HI) today announced the names of 48 probables for the Indian junior team, which is scheduled to take part in the second Sultan of Johar Cup to be held in Malaysia later this year.
The probables will start training at the SAI Centre at the Netaji Subash National Institute of Sports in Patiala from October 15.
HI selectors Col. Balbir Singh, B P Govinda and Syed Ali along with Government Observer Harbinder Singh selected the 48 probables on the basis of their performance in the recently concluded second Hockey India Junior Men National Championship in Lucknow.
The Sultan of Johar Cup is scheduled from November 11 to 18.
The tournament will also feature Germany, Australia, New Zealand, Pakistan and the hosts Malaysia.
List of 48 Core Probables:
Goalkeepers: Keshav Dutt (Haryana), Sushant Tirkey (Odisha), Naveen Kumar (Tamil Nadu), Sethu Ragavan (Tamil Nadu).
Defenders: Chandan Singh (UP), Gaganpreet Singh (HP), Sukhmanjit Singh (Punjab), Hans Raj (Haryana), Gagandeep Singh (Haryana), Varun Kumar (Punjab), Nilakanta (MP).
Midfielders: Jatinder Singh (Punjab), Manish Bishnoi (Haryana), Jarmanpreet Singh (Punjab), Baljit Singh (Punjab) Surender Kumar (Haryana), Harjit Singh (Punjab), Rockey Lohchab (HP), Suresh Toppo (Odisha), Nadeem Uddin (MPHA), Ganapati Mookalamada (Karnataka), Sahir Md. (SAI Bhopal) Rampakash (UP), Akshay Sharma (SAI Bhopal), Akhil Lakra (Bengal), Nitish Kiro (Jharkhand).
Forwards: Naveen Antil (Haryana), Talwinder Singh (Punjab) Tarandeep Singh (HP), Amon Mirash Tirkey (Odisha), Parvinder Singh (Punjab), Vinit Kamble (Maharasthra), Vikas Choudhary (MPHA), Stanli Minz (Odisha), Anup Valmiki (Maharasthra) Mandeep Singh (Punjab), Malak Singh (Railways), Satbir Singh (Punjab), Rana Pratap (MPHA), Aiyppa P R Paradanda (Karnataka), Gyanindra Ningombam (Manipur), Manikanta (AP), Raju Pal (UP), Arvind Khujur (Jharkhand), Armon Mirash Tirkey (Odisha), E Charls (Tamil Nadu), Imran Khan(UP), Ajit Pandit (HP).