Mario Almada (field hockey)

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Mario Almada
Almada with the ball during a match between Argentina and Pakistan
Personal information
Birth name Mario Nicolas Almada
Born (1975-05-20) 20 May 1975 (age 39)
Buenos Aires
Country  Argentina
Sport Hockey

Mario Nicolas Almada (born May 20, 1975 in Buenos Aires) is a field hockey forward from Argentina.

Almada made his debut for the national squad in 1994, and competed in the 2000 Summer Olympics and the 2004 Summer Olympics.[1] He has also been involved in coaching for the national team. [2]

He has played club hockey in Spain with Club de Campo and Real Club de Polo de Barcelona; in the Netherlands for Laren; and in India in the Premier Hockey League for Orissa Steelers and then in the World Series Hockey for Pune Strykers. [3]


  1. ^ "Mario Almada Bio, Stats, and Results". sports-reference. Retrieved 3 December 2014. 
  2. ^ "'Leonas' hockey team sacked". Retrieved 3 December 2014. 
  3. ^ "Gurpreet shines for Pune Strykers against Delhi Wizards". The Fans of Hockey. Retrieved 3 December 2014.