Player Profile

Rupinder Pal Singh

Captain

  • Age25
  • NationalityIndia
  • International Caps119
  • International Goals48
  • Debut2008
  • Local ClubIndian overseas bank
  • Passes
  • Passing Accuracy
  • Passing Accuracy opp. Half
  • Duels Won
  • Duels Lost
  • Duels Won (%)
  • Aerial Duels Won
  • Aerial Duels Lost
  • Aerial Duels Won (%)
  • Recoveries
  • Tackles Won
  • Tackles Lost
  • Tackles Won (%)
  • Clearances
  • Blocks
  • Interceptions
  • Penalties Conceded
  • Fouls Won
  • Fouls Conceded
  • Yellow Cards
  • Red Cards
  • Goals
  • Penalty Goals
  • Minutes Per Goal
  • Total Shots On Target
  • Total Shots Off Target
  • Shooting Accuracy
  • Successful Crosses
  • Unsuccessful Crosses
  • Successful Crosses (%)
  • Assists
  • Chances Created
  • Penalties Won
  • Offsides

Rupinder Pal Singh (born 11 November 1990), the six-plus-footer, is youngest of the family, took up hockey seeing his elder brother playing it. Faridkot, his hometown, is one of the well-known hockey centers in Punjab. His interest in hockey got a boost when he got selected for the Chandigarh Hockey Academy, where he got training for 3-4 years before joining a college in Chandigarh. He was called for Singapore 4-Nation (Under – 18) Cup camp in 2006 but was not selected. He made it to the team next year for the same tournament. He was also in the Bangalore camp preparing for Chile Olympic Qualifier. He made it to the Junior India side for the Malaysia 8-Nation Cup, was part of the Argentina test series, before earning senior spurs in the 2010 Sultan Azlan Shah Cup. He represented India in the 2014 Commonwealth Games at Glasgow. He is a good defender, useful penalty corner negotiator.