FIH promoted Napoleon Singh as international Umpire

Posted on:05 Mar 2016 09:25:48

FIH promoted Napoleon Singh as international Umpire
05 March 2016 Current Affairs: Hockey India national-level umpire Nepoleon Singh has been promoted to the International Outdoor Umpire by the International Hockey Federation (FIH). The FIH took the decision yesterday after seeing his performance in the recently-concluded 12th South Asian Games 2016, held at Guwahati from February 5 to 16. His first major break  through was his appointment as umpire in the eighth Junior Men Asia Cup, held at Kuantan,Malaysia in 2015. Based on this performance he was appointed to 12th South Asian Games in 2016. The 30 year-old Nepoleon was a national level hockey player and completed a diploma in Sports Coaching from the National Institute of Sports, Patiala in 2011. He is presently working as a coach at Kokrajhar, Assam. 


Subscribe to Current Affairs

Enter your email to get daily current affairs

Current Affairs July 2017

27 JULY
NEWS
26 JULY
NEWS
25 JULY
NEWS
24 JULY
NEWS

Current Affairs June 2017

30 JUNE
NEWS
29 JUNE
NEWS
28 JUNE
NEWS
27 JUNE
NEWS

Current Affairs May 2017

31 MAY
NEWS
30 MAY
NEWS
29 MAY
NEWS
27 MAY
NEWS