Further Personal Information
||Wife Nishi Chauhan
Sport Specific Information
|When and where did you begin this sport?
||He began playing hockey at age 12.
|Why this sport?
||"My older brother, who is now working with Central Railways, is also a hockey player and he was posted in Nagpur. My journey as a hockey player started from there. He used to go to the hockey stadium to practice and I regularly followed him."
|Name of coach
||Michael Nobbs [national]
|Preferred position / style / stance / technique
|Memorable sporting achievement
||Making his debut for India. (hockeyindia.co.in, 25 Feb 2011)
|Most influential person in career
||His wife and his brother. (hockeyindia.co.in, 25 Feb 2011)
|Hero / Idol
||Swiss tennis player Roger Federer. (indianexpress.com, 14 Sep 2010)
|Awards and honours
||In 2009 he was awarded Madhya Pradesh's highest sporting honour, the Vikram award. (stick2hockey.com, 30 Aug 2009)
||His wife Nishi Chauhan has also represented India in hockey. (indiaeveryday.in, 09 Oct 2010)