Sandeep Singh is an Indian expert field hockey player and a former captain of the Indian national team.He plays as a full back and is a penalty corner pro for the group. Singh as of now holds a DSP rank in the Haryana Police.
DATE OF BIRTH
Sandeep Singh Saini was born on 27 February 1986 in Shahabad Markanda, Haryana.
Wife-: Harjinder Kaur
Father: Gurcharan Singh Saini
Mother: Daljit Kaur Saini
His has a senior brother. His brother is additionally a hockey player and plays for Indian Oil.
He was educated at Shivalik Public School, Mohali. He went to Khalsa College in Patiala, and later earned his B.A. degree from Kurukshetra University.
ENTRY TO INTERNATIONAL HOCKEY
Singh’s worldwide DEBUT was in January 2004 in Sultan Azlan Shah Cup in Kuala Lumpur. He assumed control as the skipper of the Indian national group in January 2009, and Rajpal Singh succeeded him later in 2010. Singh is a notable drag-flicker. At once he was said to have the best speed on the planet in drag flick (speed 145 km/h).
HOCKEY INDIA LEAGUE
Sandeep Singh turned into the fifth most generously compensated marquee player at the debut Hockey India League auctions as the Mumbai establishment got him for USD 64,400 with his base cost being USD 27,800. The Mumbai group has been named Mumbai Magicians. Scoring 11 goals in 12 matches, Singh rose as the best scorer in the main version of the league.In 2014, he was marked by Punjab Warriors. Subsequent to playing two seasons for the group, he was marked by Ranchi Rays for USD 81,000 out of 2015 beginning 2016.
Sandeep Singh turned out to be romantically relation with junior hockey player Harjinder Kaur amid his adolescent years. Both their families had moved from a similar town in Pakistan a couple of decades back, which is the reason they were close and acknowledged the relationship rapidly.
When the two became married in August 2008, following quite a while of romance, after this two were playing on the worldwide level. Harjinder left her hockey dreams behind on Sandeep’s ask for after their marriage, and now deals with their child Sehajdeep.
On 22 August 2006 he was going with his companion Major Singh in shatabdi express. All of a sudden a bullet was erroneously let go by his companion Major singh coordinate hit on his thigh. Sandeep singh was seriously injured.He couldn’t took an interest in world cup hockey tournament.He was relatively paralysed and on wheel seat for multi year of his life. Singh recuperated from that genuine damage, as well as built up himself again in the Indian group.
Sandeep Singh scored the most objectives and won the Man of the Tournament grant in the 2009 Sultan Azlan Shah Cup.
Scoring 16 objectives, Singh was the main objective scorer in the qualifying competition for the 2012 London Olympics.
In 2010 he was Arjuna Award beneficiary for accomplishments in hockey.
Movie producer Shaad Ali has made a true to life film titled Soorma on Singh’s life. Diljit Dosanjh is playing Singh in the film. It is discharged on 13 July 2018. The film likewise stars Taapsee Pannu and Angad Bedi.