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  1. India's Hockey World Cup Squad: Some brave calls, Rupinder himself to blameRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Nov 11 | The Times of India

    When the 2014 Hockey World Cup squad was announced, Sardar Singh was India's captain, Rupinder Pal Singh was his deputy, VR Raghunath was a dependable defender and SV Sunil was the leader of the attack. Four years later, for the 2018 World Cup, an upset Sardar has retired, Rupinder has been dropped, Raghunath is in a self-imposed exile and Sunil has lost his place in the team thanks to an unfortunate injury.

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  2. Former Indian hockey skipper Sardar Singh slams David JohnRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Nov 4 | Mid-Day Mumbai

    Former India hockey captain Sardar Singh on Saturday claimed that former coach Sjoerd Marijne and high performance director David John forced him to make a shock retirement in September. Sardar singled out an incident during India's triumphant campaign in the Asia Cup in Dhaka last year.

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  3. Marijne, John did not treat me well; says SardarRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Nov 3 | The Indian Express

    Former captain of India hockey Sardar Singh, who announced his retirement from the international team in September this year, opened up on the reasons for his decision. Speaking to newspaper Times of India in Bhubaneswar on Saturday, the former midfielder blamed Hockey India's High-Performance Director , David John, for making his decision to call time on his career.

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  4. Sardar breaks his silence, blames John & Marijne for ending his careerRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Nov 3 | The Times of India

    India's former hockey captain Sardar Singh said, "We won the Asia Cup and I was hoping to continue. But I was dropped without any discussion."

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  5. Senior hockey players put on notice after AsiadRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 1, 2018 | The Times of India

    ... key points of the report, a senior member of the coaching staff told TOI that seniors players like Sreejesh, Sardar Singh, S V Sunil and Rupinder Pal Singh were off-colour during the whole tournament and didn't lead from the front in crunch ...

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  6. Manpreet to lead India in hockey Asian Champions TrophyRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 26, 2018 | Newkerala.com

    New Delhi, Sep 26 : Rising midfielder Manpreet Singh on Wednesday replaced veteran goalkeeper P.R.Sreejesh as the skipper of the Indian hockey team for the Asian Champions Trophy in Muscat, starting October 18. Hockey India on Wednesday named the 18-member team for the tournament, the first since the retirement of former skipper Sardar Singh. India will go into the tournament as the defending champions after they beat Pakistan 3-2 in the 2016 edition in Malaysia.

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  7. Hockey India changes captains, drops seniorsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 26, 2018 | The Indian Express

    ... them, the other players from the Asian Games squad who won't feature in the Asian Champions Trophy include: Sardar Singh, who retired from international hockey earlier this month, Birender Lakra (injured), Simranjeet Singh, Vivek Sagar Prasad and ...

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  8. Virat Kohli, Mirabai Chanu conferred with Rajiv Gandhi Khel Ratna AwardRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 25, 2018 | The Indian Express

    ... to wrestler Sakshi Malik, shuttler PV Sindhu and gymnast Deepa Karmakar. Last year it went to hockey player Sardar Singh and para-athlete Devendra Jhajharia. President Ram Nath Kovind confers National Sports Awards for 2018 at function in ...

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  9. Virat Kohli, Saikhom Mirabai Chanu Conferred With Rajiv Gandhi Khel Ratna AwardsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 25, 2018 | Outlook

    ... PV Sindhu, gymnast Deepa Karmakar and shooter Jitu Rai in 2016. Last year, the award went to hockey player Sardar Singh and para-athlete Devendra Jhajharia. Star javelin thrower Neeraj Chopra, who won gold medals in the Commonwealth and Asian Games ...

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  10. Virat Kohli, Mirabai Chanu recommended for Khel RatnaRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 17, 2018 | The Times of India

    ... medallists P V Sindhu and Sakshi Malik and gymnast Dipa Karmakar . Then, last year, former hockey captain Sardar Singh and para-athlete Devendra Jhajharia were awarded the Khel Ratna. This year, too, there was some discussion among the committee ...

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  11. Kohli, Chanu recommended for Khel Ratna awardRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 17, 2018 | The Indian Express

    ... their good show at the Rio Olympic Games. Last year, the Khel Ratna was awarded to former India hockey captain Sardar Singh and para-athlete Devendra Jhajharia. "Yes, Virat Kohli and Mirabai Chanu's names have been recommended by the awards ...

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  12. Kohli, Mirabai Chanu recommended for Khel RatnaRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 17, 2018 | The Times of India

    ... their good show at the Rio Olympic Games. Last year, the Khel Ratna was awarded to former India hockey captain Sardar Singh and para-athlete Devendra Jhajharia. Kohli is one of those rare sportspersons who has received Padma Shri award (2017) before ...

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  13. Sardar on Tendulkar's guidance, critics and his future plansRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 16, 2018 | The Times of India

    Like always, he tilted his head a little, put his arm around and said, "Hor Paaji theek ho ?". Those have been Sardar Singh's signature words accompanying a handshake over the last 12 years.

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  14. Sachin Tendulkar inspired me to stage comeback: Sardar SinghRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 16, 2018 | Newkerala.com

    New Delhi , Sept 16 : Hockey star player Sardar Singh, who recently hung up his boots, has revealed that master blaster and former Indian batsman great Sachin Tendulkar had motivated him to make a comeback after he was ignored from this year's Commonwealth Games in Australia. Addressing media here on Saturday, post his retirement, Sardar recalled, "When I was left out from CWG, I called Sachin paaji.

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  15. Sardar Singh Credits Sachin Tendulkar For His Comeback After Commonwealth Games SnubRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 15, 2018 | India.com

    He was low on confidence after the Commonwealth Games snub earlier this year but a telephonic chat with the iconic Sachin Tendulkar motivated Sardar Singh to work hard towards regaining his place in the national team. Sardar, 32, walked into the sunset on Wednesday after a glorious 12-year career following a disastrous Asian Games campaign, where India failed to defend its title and returned home with a consolation bonze.

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  16. This cricketer counselled Sardar, advised him to forget criticismRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 15, 2018 | Rediff.com

    ... the Commonwealth Games snub earlier this year but a telephonic chat with the iconic Sachin Tendulkar motivated Sardar Singh to work hard towards regaining his place in the national team. Sardar, 32, walked into the sunset on Wednesday after a ...

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  17. Asian Gamesa Loss Prompted Hockey Stalwart Sardar Singh to Quit Before Tokyo 2020 OlympicsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 15, 2018 | India.com

    Quite like the beginning and the dozen years that followed, the end of Sardar Singh's journey in international hockey was understated, contrasting with the hype that often marks the culmination of a great career. What was there, instead, was a simple goodbye and gratitude.

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  18. After ending hockey career, Sardar Singh eyes professional golfRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 15, 2018 | The Times of India

    NEW DELHI: Sardar Singh may have put an end to his international hockey career, but his love for the curve is still alive -- just that it has moved from the end of a stick to a golf club. The former India captain is drawing up a plan to take golf lessons to continue his sports career.

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  19. Sardar Singh on his retirement: I wanted to continue but couldn't digest Asiad lossRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 15, 2018 | DNA India

    Quite like the beginning and the dozen years that followed, the end of Sardar Singh's journey in international hockey was understated, contrasting with the hype that often marks the culmination of a great career. What was there, instead, was a simple goodbye and gratitude.

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  20. Hockey India congratulates just-retired former captain Sardar SinghRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 14, 2018 | Mid-Day Mumbai

    Sardar Singh called time on his 12-year career on Wednesday after he was dropped from the national camp probables for the Asian Champions Trophy and the World Cup Hockey India Friday congratulated just-retired Sardar Singh on his glorious international career, saying he was a "true ambassador of the game". Sardar called time on his 12-year career on Wednesday after he was dropped from the national camp probables for the Asian Champions Trophy and the World Cup.

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