Nobbs gets a salary hike after Team India's good show

Updated: 27 February 2012 18:17 IST

The Sports Ministry on Monday rewarded hockey coach Michael Nobbs for guiding India to victory in the London Olympics Qualifiers by raising his salary by 1000 Australian dollars with immediate effect.

Nobbs gets a salary hike after Team India's good show

New Delhi:

The Sports Ministry on Monday rewarded hockey coach Michael Nobbs for guiding India to victory in the London Olympics Qualifiers by raising his salary by 1000 Australian dollars with immediate effect.

Under Nobbs' guidance, India's men's team qualified for the Olympics after it trounced France 8-1 in the final on Sunday night.

The Australian would now get 11,000 Australian Dollars per month.

"The orders to this effect have been issued by the Sports Authority of India today," a Sports Ministry release said.



Topics : Hockey
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