Hockey Player Manpreet Singh on 31 August 2014 named Junior Men Player of the Year by Asian Hockey Federation.
The announcement was made at Asian Hockey Federation in the Congress held at Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia.
Indian midfielder Manptreet Singh has played 103 international matches and captained junior men’s team in the Hero FIH Hockey Junior Men’s World Cup 2013, and the 3rd Sultan of Johor Cup in 2013 in Johor Bahru, Malaysia.
Manpreet Singh belonged to Jalandhar. He made his international debut in 2011. He is in the current national squad and also the captain of India Junior Hockey Team.
At present, Manpreet is a part of senior men’s core probable team for the 2014 Asian Games.
About Manpreet Singh
Manpreet Singh is a field hockey player for India National Team. Manpreet Singh is the only player to be listed in the Azlan Shah XI team.
He was a part of the Silver medal winning Indian team at the XX Commonwealth Games 2014 in Scotland.
He has represented India at the FIH Men’s World Cup 2014 (Netherlands), Hero FIH Hockey World League Final 2014 (India), FIH Hockey World League Semi-final 2013 (Netherlands), FIH Hockey World League Round 2, 2013 (India), Men’s Asia Cup 2013 (Malaysia), FIH Champions Trophy 2012 (Australia), Asian Champions Trophy 2012 (Qatar), Olympic Games 2012 (London) and FIH Champions Challenge 2011 (South Africa).
When: 31 August 2014