Sardar Singh removed from Hockey India captaincy, PR Sreejesh appointed instead

Q.  Hockey India has named whom as the new captain of the national team for the Rio Olympics?
- Published on 13 Jul 16

a. PR Sreejesh
b. Sardar Singh
c. PR Singh
d. None of the above

ANSWER: PR Sreejesh
In a significant decision, Hockey India has named senior goalkeeper PR Sreejesh as the captain of the national team for the Rio Olympics.
  • Long time skipper Sardar Singh has been removed from the post.
  • Sreejesh was rewarded after the team ended up with a silver medal at the 6 nation Champion Trophy hockey tournament in London.
  • SV Sunil has been named the vice captain

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