Laudable performance by 5 ONGCians in Jr. Hockey World Championship 2016
Indian Junior Hockey Team played outstanding Hockey to lift the FIH Junior World Cup,</strong> held at Lucknow during 8 – 18 December 2016, after a giant gap of 15 years. In this winning team, five ONGC scholarship players have participated and played a key role in getting Gold Medal and brought the laurels for country as well as ONGC..
These five players are Gurjant Singh, Mandeep Singh, Simranjit Singh, Vikramjit Singh and Sumit. All the scholarship players are more then 2 years with ONGC and ONGC has nurtured them as Champions and provided every possible facility like equipment, technical and tactical training and motivation under the able guidance of GC- Anurag Raguvanshi and Coach Sandeep Sangwan, which could enhance their performance as per the modern requirements of hockey.
DD Misra,Director HR, met these youngsters and congratulated them for this grand victory and blessed for their future. He motivated them and assured them of providing the best facilities from ONGC. Pradeep Singh, Head Corporate Sports also congratulated the young Champions.
Team line up before creating history
The final match of FIH Junior World cup was played between India and Belgium at Lucknow on 18 December 2016, in which India outclassed Belgium by beating them 2-1 in regulation time and moreover our ONGC players namely Gurjant Singh and Simranjit Singh scored the two field goals. Gurjant Singh got the man of the match award in the finals by displaying exceptional skills.
Gurjant Singh Cheering after scored 1st goal for country in final match.
Simrantjit Singh and Gurjant Singh after winning the match.
Gurjant is getting Man of the final match award after winning World Cup 2016.
ONGC family applauds their exemplary journey and hopes that they bring more such laurels to India in the coming years.
Corporate Sports Division