MLA Pargat Singh handed over the trophy of Melbourne Hockey Cup winner

MLA Pargat Singh handed over the trophy of Melbourne Hockey Cup winner

Organizing a hockey tournament in Australia is the best initiative - Pargat Singh

Melbourne: The winning trophy of the first Melbourne Hockey Cup to be held from September 23 to 25 at the Melbourne Sports Center Parkville in the city of Melbourne, Australia, was handed over by MLA Olympian Pargat Singh (former captain of the Indian hockey team) during an impressive ceremony. went On this occasion, Wasim Ahmed, the former captain of the Pakistan hockey team, and Harpreet Shergill, the Olympian who represented the Indian hockey team in the 1980 Moscow Olympic Games, were specially present.

Speaking on this occasion, Pargat Singh thanked the sponsors of the Melbourne Hockey Cup and said that without their support it would not have been possible to organize such a big tournament.

Pakistan's former captain Wasim Ahmed said that hockey is in the blood of Punjabis, that's why hockey lovers have come forward together and they all deserve congratulations. On this occasion, Olympian Harpreet Shergill, a former member of the Indian women's hockey team, shared her experiences and said that after a long time, she is proud to be part of the hockey family. had left but this tournament has given them a new life by connecting them with hockey again, he added.

Sep 22 2022 1:15AM