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Hockey India Executive Board names Gyanendro Ningombam as Officiating President of Hockey India

Hockey India Executive Board names Gyanendro Ningombam as Officiating President of Hockey India

Gyanendro Ningombam of Manipur has been named as the Officiating President of Hockey India by the Hockey India Executive Board on 10 July 2020 following an Emergent Executive Board meeting.

Key Points:

  • The position was earlier held by Mohd Mushtaque Ahmad who handed his resignation letter to Hockey India on 7 July 2020 due to his personal and family reasons.
  • Gyanendro Ningombam was earlier the Senior Vice President of Hockey India and was appointed the new Officiating President under the Rules and Regulations of the Hockey India Constitution by the Hockey India Executive Board.
  • The previous officiating president of Hockey India was Mohd. Mushtaque Ahmad who earlier served in the National Governing body as a Secretary-General before 2018.
  • Under the Presidentship of Mohd Mushtaque Ahmad Hockey India successfully hosted the well known (Fédération Internationale de Hockey) FIH Men's World Cup in 2018 along with the FIH Olympic Qualifiers that were held in 2019 that oversaw the qualification round of both the Women and Men National Hockey Teams for the Tokyo Olympic Games.

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