|Date of Birth
||Aug, 08 1983
|Place of Birth
He became captain of national team after replacing Sandeep Singh just before the FIH world cup 2010 in New Delhi but unfortunately India finished 8th.Under his captaincy Indian team entered into semifinal of Commonwealth Games, Delhi after defeating Pakistan by 7-4.
It persuaded against the England in the semis to be the first team to make sure of a medal for India in CWG Hockey history. But the final was a washout with India going down 8-0 against the mighty Australia.