Indian hockey players get Rs 1 crore

Updated: 18 January 2010 15:35 IST

Sticking to his words, Indian Olympic Association President Suresh Kalmadi distributed Rs 1 crore between India hockey players and support staff in Pune.

New Delhi:

Sticking to his words, Indian Olympic Association President Suresh Kalmadi distributed Rs 1 crore between India hockey players and support staff in Pune.

Assuring more money to the players, cheques were distributed to all players in the camp at Balewadi stadium.

Kalmadi had played a peacebroker between the players and Hockey India, game's interim governing body after the players had boycotted the World Cup training camp while demanding for the payment of their dues and incentives.

Also Read: Mattoo resigns as Hockey India President

Topics : Hockey
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