jas missan – the pioneer of asian style hockey in england passes away. jaswinder (jas) singh missan, the former kenya international, sikh union mombasa, london universities, british universities, surrey county, spencer hockey club and london indians player in the 1960s passed away yesterday.
welcome to sikhs in hockey, the web site which will highlight the achievements of sikhs in the sport of hockey. the contribution of sikhs to hockey worldwide has always been immense. it is not only indian hockey but international hockey which owes a lot to the sikhs.
THE SIKH NUGGET: Contribution of Sikhs in the Hockey World
a number of websites run by hockey enthusiast diljit singh bahra, highlights the contribution of sikhs in the hockey world. sikhs in hockey (www.sikhsinhockey.com) was set up in 2013 to highlight the achievements of sikhs in the sport of hockey worldwide.in 2007, i set up a website sikh hockey olympians (www.sikhhockeyolympians.com) which features every sikh who has played hockey at olympic games.
it is not only indian hockey but international hockey which owes a lot to the sikhs. many asian, african and north american countries emerged on the world hockey scene, thanks to efforts and hard work of certain enthusiastic and energetic sikh hockey players, administrators and sponsors.
WHEN INDIRA ASKED WHY SIKHS PLAY HOCKEY?Daily Sikh Updates
“in 1974 when i was an inspector-general in the border security force i received a call from the prime minister’s office that mrs indira gandhi wanted to see me urgently that evening. “i was on an inspection visit to some border posts in kashmir near gulmarg. i was stunned at this sos from the
Sikhs in Olympics - Wake Up Khalsa - Blog about Sikhism
sikhs became the part of the olympics since 1928 amsterdam games with participation in hockey. more than 130 sikh players have been part of the hockey teams since the 1928 olympic games. these hockey teams include teams of india, canada, usa, singapore, scotland, malawi, england, uganda, tanzania, malaysia, great britain, hong kong and kenya.
sikh union (nott'm) hockey & social club welcomes all our visitors, players, officials and supporters to our website. the first team plays east midlands premier league. all winter hockey results (september-march ), league positions can be viewed at mrha's hockey results website.