Sandeep Singh

Profession: Field Hockey Player


Father of Sandeep Singh

Gurcharan Singh Bhinder

Mother of Sandeep Singh

Daljit Kaur Bhinder

Wife/Spouse of Sandeep Singh

Harjinder Kaur (Hockey Player)

Affairs/Girlfriends of Sandeep Singh

Harjinder Kaur (Hockey Player)

Favourite Actor of Sandeep Singh

Shah Rukh Khan

Favourite Food(s) of Sandeep Singh

Pasta, Sprouted Grains, Salads

Favourite Hockey Player(s) of Sandeep Singh

Dhanraj Pillay, Sohail Abbas

Awards, Honours, Achievements of Sandeep Singh

Player of the Tournament in the 2009 Sultan Azlan Shah Cup
Arjuna Award by the Government of India in 2010
In 2011, International Hockey Federation nominated him as the top five hockey players in the world

Information about Sandeep Singh

In the 2005 Junior Hockey World Cup, Sandeep Singh was the leading goal scorer.  The bullet had damaged his lower rib, liver, and kidney. The lower portion of his body got paralyzed and doctors doubted over his chances to ever play hockey again. According to Sandeep, those were the darkest days of his life.  For his achievements in the Field Hockey, Haryana Government honoured him with a DSP Rank in the Haryana Police.  Under his captaincy, Sandeep Singh led India to emerge champion in the 2009 Sultan Azlan Shah Cup, after 13 years.  Since his childhood, he started playing hockey  Initially, Sandeep and his elder brother used to cycle to reach their training academy  In January 2009, he was appointed the captain of the Indian National Team.  After few months of his treatment at PGIMER Chandigarh, he could sit on the wheelchair, and then, doctors told him that now, he could attend a rehab centre.  Does Sandeep Singh drink alcohol?: Not Known  Sandeep Singh also did a cameo in the 2012 Punjabi film Ajj De Ranjhe.  In 2012, in a match against France during the 2012 London Olympics Qualifier, Sandeep Singh broke the record of most goals (121) by Dhanraj Pillay.  Sandeep Singh aims to break Pakistani Defender Sohail Abbas's record of 348 goals.  At the peak of his career, Sandeep Singh was said to have the best speed in the world in drag flick (speed 145 km/h)  Does Sandeep Singh smoke?: No  With the help of Hockey India Federation, he was sent abroad for rehabilitation, and when he returned to India, he wasn't on wheelchair rather on his foot.  Sandeep is a big fan of Dhanraj Pillay, and since his childhood, he has been idolizing him.  In 2003, he was inducted into the Indian National Hockey Team and became not only India's but world's youngest player (at the age of 17+) to represent India at the 2004 Athens Olympics. 

Information about Sandeep Singh

Olympic Rings On His Right Hand 


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