Asian Hockey Federation appoints 3 HI members in its committee

The Asian Hockey Federation (AHF) has appointed Hockey India's Mariamma Koshy, R P Singh and Elena Norman as its new committee members.

PTI| Last Updated: Jul 20, 2015, 16:40 PM IST
Asian Hockey Federation appoints 3 HI members in its committee

New Delhi: The Asian Hockey Federation (AHF) has appointed Hockey India's Mariamma Koshy, R P Singh and Elena Norman as its new committee members.

Koshy was selected as member women in Hockey Committee, while R P Singh represents member Athlete Committee and Norman has been appointed as member of Competition Committee for a period of three years.

"Hockey India is immensely elated as we have three more representatives from India as committee members of the Asian Hockey Federation," HI secretary general Mohd Mushtaque Ahmad said in a statement.

"The objective of the federation is to take Asian hockey to the next level and I am sure that the members will live up to this expectation and make us proud. I, on behalf of Hockey India, congratulate them and look forward to their successful term at the Asian Hockey Federation."

A former state level hockey player, Koshy, is currently the senior vice-president at HI and was president of the organisation until October 2014.

R P Singh, athlete representative, HI is one of the national selectors and is a former international player who represented the country during the 1986 and 1990 World Cups.

Norman is the chief executive office of HI and has been associated with the body for more than four years.