Tributes pour in for 'father of Malaysian hockey'


  • Hockey Premium
  • Wednesday, 28 May 2014

PETALING JAYA: Datuk N. Sri Shanmuganathan has credited the late Sultan Azlan Shah as being the man behind the heroics of the 1975 World Cup hockey team.

“Sultan Azlan made us bring out our best,” said Sri Shan, who captained the team to a creditable fourth placing in the 1975 World Cup in Kuala Lumpur.

Article type: metered
User access status: 3
Join our Telegram channel to get our Evening Alerts and breaking news highlights
   

Next In Hockey

Marhan wants Asia Cup before place in the World Cup Premium
Islanders name Lane Lambert new head coach Premium
Maple Leafs F Michael Bunting among Calder Trophy finalists Premium
Flames' Jacob Markstrom among 3 first-time Vezina finalists Premium
Marhan wants Malaysian Tigers to earn W-Cup spot Premium
Kumar: Keepers must embrace challenge of facing bigger teams Premium
Hockey tour Down Under eye-opening trip, says Capt Marhan Premium
Ice hockey-Finland, Sweden to drop players from Russian league teams Premium
Poon: Arul pitting boys against top teams like Australia a brilliant move Premium
NHL-Lightning enter playoffs seeking rare Stanley Cup three-peat Premium

Others Also Read