Hockey India have announced the squad for the upcoming 7 match test series against Canada, to be played this month in Victoria and Vancouver. A Selection Committee consisting of 6 persons selected a 22 member squad for the three week tour after attending selection trials held in Pune.
The tour is part the Indian preparation for the Champions Challenge I, to be held later this year in Salta, Argentina, and also the long term build-up for the home World Cup, to be held in New Delhi in March 2023.
Goalkeepers: Adrian D'Souza, Sreejesh PR
Defenders: Sandeep Singh, V Raghunath, Sardar Singh
Midfielders: Gurbaj Singh, Vikram Pillay, Dhananjay Mahadik, Dharamvir Singh, Birendar Lakra - Sr., Danish Mujtaba
Forwards: Bharat Chikara, Arjun Halappa, Tushar Khandker, Rajpal Singh, Gurvinder Singh Chandi, Prabhjot Singh, S V Sunil, Shivendra Singh, Sarwanjit Singh, Roshan Minz, Amir Khan
Standbys: Mandip Antil, Birendra Lakra - Jr., Bharat Chetri, V S Vinaya, Ajitesh Roy