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HI runs out of patience, sends Harendra back to coach India colts

DNMUM429660 | 1/10/2019 | Author : Rutvick Mehta | WC :786

Mumbai: If Hockey India (HI) was to ever think about a New Year’s resolution, it would probably want to keep ‘don’t sack a coach’ on the top of the wish list. Even then, though, the odds of the national hockey federation breaking it would be far more than abiding by it.
And so, in another round of HI’s favourite musical chairs game, Harendra Singh has been plucked away from being the head coach of the senior men’s team and planted into the junior men’s team role.
In a statement on Wednesday, HI said that a high performance and development committee — comprising RP Singh, Harbinder Singh, BP Govinda and Syed Ali — has “advised” the 2016 Junior World Cup-winning coach to return as the junior coach. It added that HI wil
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