Story of Hardik Singh a defensive midfielder in the current Indian squad is somewhat a different one. From a ball boy in the 2013 Hockey India League to being one of the players to represent India in the Hockey World Cup Hardik has achieved a lot in his career till now.
In 2016 he first represented the nation in the sub junior category in the U-18 category in Asia Cup 2016 and was also the vice captain of the team. India won the gold medal in that tournament and Hardik became a sensation in the Hockey India League auctions.
He was bought for a huge amount of $39,000 by the Punjab warriors which was 15 times his base price.
|Asia Cup (U-18)|
|Euro Asia Cup|
|Shah Alam 2016|