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 IND / India - Team Composition

 
Team manager Mr.D.Naresh Kumar
Head coach Mr.G.E.Sridharan
Assistant coach Mr.K.Venkatramana Rao
Doctor
Therapist / trainer Mr.Abhimanyu Singh
Journalist
 
  No. Name Lastname Shirt Name Birthdate Height Weight Spike Block Club
  1 SINGH RANJIT RANJIT 19/07/1993 195 78 333 315 PUNJAB
  2   SOUNDAR D SOUNDAR 21/05/1993 200 82 344 325 TAMILNADU
  3 JHON CHRISTOPHER JHON 7/12/1991 189 72 339 320 TAMILNADU
  4   SHISHAN KUMAR SHISHAN 23/02/1991 193 73 330 319 HARYANA
  C 5 RAVIKUMAR T.D. RAVI 17/05/1991 192 69 350 328 KARNATAKA
  6   SINGH HEMENDRA HEMENDRA 12/11/1991 204 84 355 335 RAJASTHAN
  7 VAISHNAV G.R VAISHNAV 11/02/1991 207 85 357 329 Tamilnadu
  8   THENNARASAN J ARASU 24/07/1991 186 71 330 313 TAMILNADU
  9 NARESH T NARESH 4/04/1991 202 76 350 334 ANDHRAPRADESH
  10   SINGH GURJANT GURJANT 10/07/1991 195 79 345 328 HARYANA
  11 AMANDEEP KUMAR AMANDEEP 17/09/1993 197 75 341 320 PUNJAB
  12   NAVJIT SINGH NAVJIT 1/07/1991 205 82 350 334 Punjab
  L 13 RABINDRA MURUDI RABINDRA 3/11/1992 176 70 305 290 ORISSA
  14   SRIKAPIL M SRIKAPIL 15/07/1991 203 81 343 328 ANDHRAPRADESH
  15 DILIP KHOIWAL DILIP 16/08/1991 201 81 353 331 RAJASTHAN
  16   Singh Harminderpal Harminderpal 17/03/1993 194 79 345 327 Punjab
  L 17 KANAGARAJ S KANAKA 7/05/1991 178 71 318 308 TAMILNADU
  18   OMVEER MANN R OMVIR 20/05/1991 190 70 339 327 UTTARPRADESH
  19 JASWANT SINGH JASWANT 7/09/1991 208 84 347 328 CHANDIGARH
 C=Captain  L=Libero
 
Team profile

The Indian Youth National Volleyball Team will be making its fourth consecutive appearance at the FIVB Youth World Championship in Italy.

India's best showing at the tournament was a silver medal in 2004.

The team earned its spot at the 2009 World Championship by finishing third at the Asian Youth Continental Championship in Sri Lanka last October.


Coach profile

G.E. Sridharan was born in 1954. He played more than 150 international matches for the Senior Men's National Team between 1970 and 1990. He played for an A2 club in Italy from 1982-1986 and was awarded the supreme national "Arjuna Award" as best player in 1982.

Sridharan is also a successful coach in India. From 1993, he has been attached to various levels of teams in the national program. He won the coach of the year award, "Dronacharya Award," in 2008.

Accomplishments as coach:

- Gold medal at the Asian Youth Volleyball Championship in 2003
- Silver medal at the World Youth Volleyball Championship in 2004
- Gold medal at the South Asian Federation Games in 2005
- Gold medal at the Central Asian Volleyball Championship in 2007
- Silver medal at the Commonwealth Volleyball Championship in 2007
- Bronze medal at the Asian Youth Volleyball Championship in 2008
- Qualified for 2009 World Youth Volleyball Championship
- Gold medal at the International Youth Level Tournament in Italy in 2009
   
 

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