Dharamvir Singh from Punjab formed the midfield of the Indian team and was part of the Gold Medal feat at the 2014 Asian Games. News 03 May 2018, 13:12 IST Hockey India, on Thursday, announced the recommended players for the esteemed Arjuna Award, Dronacharya Award and Major Dhyan Chand Award for Lifetime Achievement 2018. Experienced midfielder Dharamvir Singh, Manpreet Singh and Indian Women’s Team ace goalkeeper Savita have been recommended for the Arjuna Award while Sanggai Ibemhal Chanu and former India Men’s Captain Bharat Chetri have been recommended for the Dhyan Chand Award for Lifetime Achievement. Hockey India also recommended Coach BS Chauhan for the Dronacharya Award.Speaking on the recommendations, Mohd Mushtaque Ahmad, Secretary General, Hockey India said, “We are happy to endorse these hockey players who have immensely contributed to Indian Hockey. They have proven their worth with significant performances that has elevated the Indian Team to new heights. They have donned the India colours with pride and have given it their all to help the team win several accolades within the country and internationally. We at Hockey India are proud of their achievements and are happy to recommend their names for the National awards.”Dharamvir Singh from Punjab formed… Read full this story
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