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Commonwealth Games: We will do whatever it takes to win a medal, says India hockey skipper Manpreet Singh
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Commonwealth Games: We will do whatever it takes to win a medal, says India hockey skipper Manpreet Singh

Manpreet also believes that India's third-place finish in the FIH Men's Hockey Pro League season 2021-22, where they faced tough competition, will help them in Birmingham.

Sidhu Moose Wala’s father sees bodies of son’s killers, says, ‘police did its action’
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Sidhu Moose Wala’s father sees bodies of son’s killers, says, ‘police did its action’

Punjab Police, on Wednesday, killed gangsters Jagroop Singh Roopa and Manpreet Singh alias Mannu Kusa in a nearly five-hour-long encounter in Amritsar

Punjab Police make first arrest in Sidhu Moose Wala murder case: What we know of the investigations so far
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Punjab Police make first arrest in Sidhu Moose Wala murder case: What we know of the investigations so far

Authorities arrested Manpreet Singh, a native of Faridkot, from Dehradun for allegedly providing the two cars to the assailants in the murder of Punjabi singer-politician Sidhu Moose Wala

FIH Pro League: We will try new combinations during tournament to better prepare for Asian Games, says Manpreet Singh
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FIH Pro League: We will try new combinations during tournament to better prepare for Asian Games, says Manpreet Singh

Gold medal-winning country at the Asian Games, starting 10 September, automatically qualifies for the Olympics. India had won a bronze in the Jakarta Games in 2018

Year in review 2021: From Neeraj Chopra's rise in seven-star Olympic show to fall of Sushil Kumar, this year had it all
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Year in review 2021: From Neeraj Chopra's rise in seven-star Olympic show to fall of Sushil Kumar, this year had it all

Chopra's javelin flew high and did not come down until it had travelled enough to provide a golden touch to India's best-ever Olympic campaign in Tokyo in a momentous 2021 which also saw the fall of the great Sushil Kumar.

Year in review 2021: Bronze for men, inspiring fourth place for women at Tokyo Olympics ushers in new dawn for hockey
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Year in review 2021: Bronze for men, inspiring fourth place for women at Tokyo Olympics ushers in new dawn for hockey

A historic bronze-winning show by the men's team and an outstanding fourth place finish for the women's team infused fresh life into the game which was in danger of slipping into oblivion.

Asian Champions Trophy: Tournament a great platform for fringe players, says India skipper Manpreet Singh
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Asian Champions Trophy: Tournament a great platform for fringe players, says India skipper Manpreet Singh

This will be India's first outing after the team's historic Olympics bronze medal winning campaign earlier this year. The Manpreet Singh-led side will be without eight players from the Tokyo Games squad, including the likes of veteran goalkeeper PR Sreejesh who has been rested.

Manpreet Singh to lead Indian hockey team in Asian Champions Trophy
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Manpreet Singh to lead Indian hockey team in Asian Champions Trophy

While Manpreet will lead the side, star dragflicker Harmanpreet Singh has been named as the vice-captain for the tournament, to be held from 14 to 22 December

Men's Junior Hockey World Cup 2021: 'Stay focussed as a team in adversity', Manpreet Singh's advice to Indian team
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Men's Junior Hockey World Cup 2021: 'Stay focussed as a team in adversity', Manpreet Singh's advice to Indian team

The Indian juniors have been training alongside the senior players as part of preparations for the 16-team marquee event.

National Sports Awards 2021: Manpreet Singh added to Khel Ratna winners list; sports ministry okays 35 Arjuna awardees
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National Sports Awards 2021: Manpreet Singh added to Khel Ratna winners list; sports ministry okays 35 Arjuna awardees

Manpreet was originally recommended for the Arjuna Award but he joined veteran goalkeeper P R Sreejesh as the second hockey player in the list of awardees for the highest sporting honour.

Nothing is certain but want to stay with this team till Paris Olympics, says PR Sreejesh
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Nothing is certain but want to stay with this team till Paris Olympics, says PR Sreejesh

Sreejesh's former teammates Rupinder Pal Singh, Birendra Lakra and SV Sunil had recently retired following a successful Olympic campaign to pave the way for youngsters.

Indian men's hockey team begins national camp at SAI Bengaluru after historic Tokyo Olympics bronze medal
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Indian men's hockey team begins national camp at SAI Bengaluru after historic Tokyo Olympics bronze medal

Indian men's hockey team chief coach Graham Reid says the focus of the ongoing national camp will be on setting future priorities after the historic bronze medal-winning show at the Tokyo Olympics

Manpreet Singh has been a big influence on my career, says Indian hockey team's Varun Kumar
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Manpreet Singh has been a big influence on my career, says Indian hockey team's Varun Kumar

Varun further stated that skipper Manpreet Singh's one-on-one chat with him before the team left for Tokyo helped him a lot.

Meal fit for Olympic heroes: When Punjab CM Amarinder Singh cooked for, served Neeraj Chopra and Co
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Meal fit for Olympic heroes: When Punjab CM Amarinder Singh cooked for, served Neeraj Chopra and Co

Punjab CM Amarinder Singh hosted Tokyo 2020 stars like Neeraj Chopra and Manpreet Singh over dinner on Wednesday where he not only cooked meals for them, but was also seen serving them personally.

India hockey captain Manpreet Singh says it's time to stop basking in Tokyo glory, focus on Asian Games
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India hockey captain Manpreet Singh says it's time to stop basking in Tokyo glory, focus on Asian Games

With the Asian Games scheduled to be held in Hangzhou, China from 10 to 25 September next year, the team's top priority will be to qualify for the Paris Olympics by winning the gold at the continental tournament.

Basking in Tokyo Olympics afterglow, Manpreet Singh sets sights on Asian Games 2022
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Basking in Tokyo Olympics afterglow, Manpreet Singh sets sights on Asian Games 2022

"In terms of tournaments, Asian Games will be our next target. We would like to win it and seal the berth for the Paris Olympics," Manpreet Singh, skipper of men's hockey team, said.

Punjab renames 10 schools after members of Olympic bronze-winning India men’s hockey team
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Punjab renames 10 schools after members of Olympic bronze-winning India men’s hockey team

Punjab School Education Minister Vijay Inder Singla said CM Amarinder Singh has given approval to rename schools after the names of various players from Punjab who were part of the Indian men hockey team squad which won the bronze medal at the Tokyo Olympics.

Tokyo Olympics 2020: Hockey players from Punjab, Haryana get rousing welcome on returning home
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Tokyo Olympics 2020: Hockey players from Punjab, Haryana get rousing welcome on returning home

The Punjab players in the bronze medal winning Indian men's hockey team led by Manpreet Singh and women player Gurjit Kaur paid obeisance at Harmandir Sahib (Golden Temple) in Amritsar on Wednesday.

Tokyo Olympics 2020: India men's hockey assistant coach Shivendra Singh writes own redemption story in historic win
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Tokyo Olympics 2020: India men's hockey assistant coach Shivendra Singh writes own redemption story in historic win

In 2008, Shivendra Singh was part of a historic loss where Indian men's hockey team failed to make it to Olympics for the first time. In 2021, he helped India write history at Games in a new role.