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Odia defender Amit Rohidas in Hockey India CWG squad
Sportslogon Team March 13th 2018

Bhubaneswar : Odia defender Amit Rohidas has been named among the 18-member Indian Men’s Hockey Team which was announced by Hockey India on Tuesday.

The team  will represent the country at the prestigious Gold Coast 2018 XXI Commonwealth Games to begin on April 4. The Indian team is grouped in Pool B along with Pakistan, Malaysia, Wales, England will begin their campaign on April 7 against Pakistan. 

  The 18-member Team will be Captained by midfielder Manpreet Singh while the responsibilities of Vice-Captain will be shouldered by Chinglensana Singh Kangujam. It was under Manpreet’s leadership the Indian team lifted the coveted Asia Cup 2017 followed by a bronze Medal feat at the Odisha Men’s Hockey World League Final Bhubaneswar 2017.

  Freeman and drag-flick expert Rupinder Pal Singh will form India’s wall of defense along with Harmanpreet Singh, Varun Kumar, Kothajit Singh, Gurinder Singh and Amit Rohidas.

Squad: Goalkeepers; Sreejesh Parattu Raveendran, Suraj Karkera,  Defenders; Rupinder Pal Singh, Harmanpreet Singh, Varun Kumar, Kothajit Singh Kadangbam, Gurinder Singh, Amit Rohidas, Midfielders; Manpreet Singh(C), Chinglensana Singh Kangujam (VC), Sumit, Vivek Sagar Prasad, Forwards; Akashdeep Singh, Sunil Sowmarpet Vitalacharya, Gurjant Singh, Mandeep Singh, Lalit Kumar Upadhyay, Dilpreet Singh .
This news was added and updated on : March 13th 2018
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