New Delhi/Bhubaneswar: Odisha’s Dipsan Tirkey found place in 18-member Indian team announced on Saturday for upcoming Hockey Asia Cup scheduled from October 11 till 22 in Bangladesh capital Dhaka.
Dipsan is the only player from the state to have been selected in the team headed by Manpreet Singh for the hockey event.
While Dipsan has been placed among the defenders in the squad, SV Sunil has been announced as the vice captain for the tournament.
Here is the list of members in the Squad
Goalkeepers: Akash Chikte, Suraj Karkera
Defenders: Dipsan Tirkey, Kothajit Singh, Surender Kumar, Harmanpreet Singh, Varun Kumar
Midfielders: SK Uthappa, Sardar Singh, Manpreet Singh, Chinglensana Singh, Sumit
Forwards: SV Sunil, Akashdeep Singh, Ramandeep Singh, Lalit Kumar Upadhyay, Gurjant Singh, Satbir Singh.