hockey player

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ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend: player - an athlete who plays hockeyhockey player - an athlete who plays hockey    
athlete, jock - a person trained to compete in sports
center - (ice hockey) the person who plays center on a hockey team
goalie, goalkeeper, goaltender, netkeeper, netminder - the soccer or hockey player assigned to protect the goal
player, participant - a person who participates in or is skilled at some game
wing - a hockey player stationed in a forward position on either side
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Summary: New Delhi [India], Aug 29 (ANI): Indian hockey player Chinglensana Singh Kangujam, who has got the prestigious Arjuna Award, wants to share the honour with his teammates.
Sports Cabinet Secretary Ambassador (DR.) Amina Mohamed has condoled with the family former Kenya's International hockey player, Gilbert Ogolla Manyasi, who died on Sunday after a short illness.
Aadhi of 'Hip Hop Thamizh' fame is playing the lead and it's his second film after 'Meesaya Murukku.' He plays Prabhakaran, a happy-go-lucky young man from Pondicherry and a hockey player. Newcomer Anaga debuts in cinema opposite Aadhi as Deepa, also a hockey player.
Minutes latter, Nuzha Jawis increased the lead with a solo run and ended up in the opposite team net much to the cheers of her schoolmates and the coach Varsha Sen, who herself is a former state hockey player for Madhya Pradesh.
Minnesotan Holland Delviss is an amazing ice hockey player and the only girl on the boys' team.
Talking to The Nation, 21-year-old Rushna, who last year became the country's first female hockey player to be signed by a foreign club for a season, said: 'We are playing the hockey 90s, which is now outdated and it couldn't help us earn glories for the country at international level.
The school is famous for producing one of the best hockey player in the world, Sohail Abbas, who is the highest goal scorer in the history of field hockey.
FURRY STORY Hockey player David Riddle gets snapped with a koala.
According to the ( synopsis for the hour, Liv (Rose McIver) and Clive (Malcolm Goodwin) investigate the murder of a hockey player. As seen in the ( promo photos for the installment, the crime-solving duo visits the victim's locker room to ask his teammates some questions.
Korean sledge ice hockey player Jung Seung-hwan lost his right leg at the age of five after construction pipes collapsed on him.