Mumbai : Sujai Lama of Services Sports Control Board (SSCB) will lead a 26-member Indian team which will represent India at the Asian Rugby Championship – Division 2 Rugby 15s to be held at the Nong Prue Stadium, Pattaya, Thailand from May 20 to 26, 2018.
Pradeep Jadhav is the lone player from Maharashtra in the team, which has nine players each from Services and Haryana, three each from West Bengal and Delhi and one from Karnataka.
India will launch their campaign with a match against Thailand on 20th May followed by the second match against Chinese Taipei on 23rd May.
Team: Sujai Lama (captain), Jitendra Kumar, Suresh Kumar, Rohit Singh Sivach, Parvender Singh, Shokender Balyan, Surinder Singh, Divagar Yadav, Paramjeet Singh (all Services-SSCB); Mohit Khatri, Prince Khatri, Neeraj Khatri, Vikas Khatri, Sourabh Dubal, Deepak Punia, Anil Kumar, Surender Joon, Bhupendra Bokan (all Haryana); Rakesh Lohchab, Nitin Dagar, Gautam Dagar (all Delhi); Puspendu Tudu, Suraj Prasad, Akash Balmiki (all West Bengal); Roshan Lobo (Karnataka), Pradeep Jadhav (Mah).
Coach: Tooru Jinguuji (Japan )
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