Hockey India Unveils 39-Member Probable Squad for Indian Men’s Hockey Team Preparing for Asian Games 2023 

Updated: 20 August 2023

Hockey India Announces a 39-Member Probable Group for Preparatory Camp Ahead of Asian Games
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Hockey India Unveils 39-Member Probable Squad for Indian Men’s Hockey Team Preparing for Asian Games 2023. Coming back on the unprecedented fourth title at the Men’s Asian Champions Trophy, Hockey India has named 39 players for the men’s hockey coaching camp before the Asian games. The camp will start on 21st August in Bengaluru and will go on till 18th September. The camp offers a great opportunity for players to repolish their skills and get charged up for the showpiece event. 

The coach will try to utilize this opportunity to finalize the team combinations and also test the strength of reserve players. India will begin its campaign on 24th September against Uzbekistan. 

Also Read: Asian Games 2023 Hockey Schedule: Team India Matches, Date, Time And Squad

List of 39 Members Probable Group for Indian Men’s Hockey Team: Asian Games 2023

Goalkeepers 

Prashant Kumar Chauhan, Pawan, Suraj Karkera, PR Sreejesh and Krishan Bahadur Pathak  

Defenders 

Gurinder Singh, Jarmanpreet Singh, Harmanpreet Singh, Jugraj Singh, Surendra Kumar, Amit Rohidas, Nilam Sandeep Xess, Mandeep Mor, Yashdeep Siwach, Sanjay, Manjeet and Dipsan Tirkey. 

Midfielders 

Akashdeep Singh, Gurjant Singh, Maninder Singh, Nilkanta Sharma, Sumit, Rajkumar Pal,  Mohd. Raheel Mouseen, Shamsher Singh, Manpreet Singh, Moirangthem Rabichandra Singh, Hardik Singh, Vivek Sagar Prasad.

Forwards 

Lalit Kumar Upadhyay, Mandeep Singh,  Sukhjeet Singh, S. Karthi, Dilpreet Singh, Abhishek, Simranjeet Singh, Pawan Rajbhar, Shilanand Lakra.  

Indian Men’s Hockey Schedule: Asian Games 2023

DayDateMatchTime (IST)
Sunday24th SeptemberIndia VS Uzbekistan8:45 AM
Tuesday26th SeptemberIndia VS Singapore6:30 AM
Thursday28th SeptemberIndia VS Japan6:15 PM
Saturday30th SeptemberIndia VS Pakistan6:30 PM
Monday2nd OctoberIndia VS Bangladesh 1:15 PM