Shivendra Singh

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Shivendra Singh
Personal information
Born (1983-06-09) 9 June 1983 (age 31)
Gwalior, Madhya Pradesh, India
Playing position Forward
Senior career
Years Team Apps (Gls)
Air India
2013 - present Punjab Warriors 5 (1)
National team
- present India
Infobox last updated on: 15 February 2013

Shivendra Singh (born 9 June 1983 in Gwalior, Madhya Pradesh) is the centre forward in Indian hockey team.

Career[edit]

2010[edit]

He scored two field goals in a thrilling match against Pakistan in Commonwealth Games, Delhi which India won by 7-4.

Hockey India League[edit]

In the auction of the first edition of the Hockey India League, Singh was bought by Punjab Warriors for $27,500[1] with his base price being $18,500.

Controversy[edit]

Shivendra was awarded a two match ban for "deliberately hitting" Pakistan's Fareed Ahmed during a FIH world cup 2010 match which India won by 4-1.[2]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Hockey India League Auction: the final squads list". CNN-IBN. 2012-12-16. Retrieved 2013-01-13. 
  2. ^ "Shivendra's suspension reduced to two games". The Hindu. 2010-03-03. Retrieved 2013-01-17. 

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