Leading the Indian Team in EurAsia Cup to entry in World Cup, Dipsan Tirkey from Sundargarh,Odisha has made it clear that it’s not going to be a short track for him.
Hockey India on Friday announced an 18-member Indian junior men’s team for the Uttar Pradesh Junior World Cup scheduled to be held at Lucknow from December 8 to 18. The team includes drag flicker and defender Harmanpreet Singh, who has been nominated for the 2016 Rising Star of the Year award from the FIH. He was also part of the Indian team that participated in the 2016 Rio Olympics.
Dipsan made his presence known when he became the youngest member of Hockey India League (HIL) and played for the Kalinga Lancers team.
Odisha’s Dipsan Tirkey has secured his place in the 18-member Indian junior men’s team for the Uttar Pradesh Junior Hockey World Cup scheduled to be held at Lucknow from December 8 to 18.
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