|Full Name||Harjeet Singh Tuli|
|Profession||Indian Field Hockey Player|
|Famous For||Leading the Indian squad at the 2016 Men's Hockey Junior World Cup that won a Gold Medal|
|Physical Stats & More|
|Height (approx.)||in centimeters- 168 cm
in meters- 1.68 m
in feet inches- 5’ 6”
|Weight (approx.)||in kilograms- 60 kg
in pounds- 132 lbs
|Domestic/State Team(s)||Uttar Pradesh Wizards
Punjab Junior Hockey Team
|Coaching/Training Academy||Gopal Hockey Academy, Kurali, Punjab
Surjit Hockey Academy, Jalandhar
|Date of Birth||2 January 1996|
|Age (as in 2018)||22 Years|
|Birthplace||Kurali, Punjab, India|
|Zodiac sign/Sun sign||Capricorn|
|Hometown||Kurali, Punjab, India|
|School||Chakwal Senior Secondary School, Kurali, Punjab|
|Educational Qualification||Not Known|
|Hobbies||Listening to Music, Watching Films|
|Girls, Affairs and More|
|Parents||Father- Rampal Singh (a truck driver)
Mother- Balwinder Kaur
|Siblings||Brother- Not Known
Sister- Harpreet Kaur
|Favourite Hockey Player(s)||Sardara Singh, Dhyan Chand|
Some Lesser Known Facts About Harjeet Singh
- Does Harjeet Singh smoke?: Not Known
- Does Harjeet Singh drink alcohol?: Not Known
- He was born to a truck driver in Punjab.
- In 2004, he took up Hockey as a career at the age of eleven.
- At one point, he was about to quit the sport because of his family’s financial constraint.
- However, his stellar performances in the local league led him to sail through all the odds.
- Then, in 2008, Harjeet joined the Surjit Hockey Academy in Jalandhar, which is famous for producing quality Hockey players in the country; the testimony of the fact is that 10 out of the 18-member Indian Hockey Junior World Cup Squad (2016) were from this academy.
- Harjeet gives the credit behind his success to Patwari Sohan Singh Lal and his coach Amrutpal Singh.
- With his stellar performance throughout the tournament, he bagged the ‘Jugraj Singh Upcoming Player of the Year’ award.
- Harjeet got the opportunity to garner some experience at the FIH Champions Trophy 2015 in London by filling the shoes of Sardar Singh who was facing a personal controversy and was rested for the tournament.
- In 2016, Harjeet also got the chance to be featured in the Sultan Azlan Shah Tournament.
- Under his captaincy, at the 2016 Men’s Hockey Junior World Cup, the Indian Men’s Junior Hockey squad went unbeaten throughout the tournament, eventually winning a Gold medal.
- In 2018, a biopic titled “Harjeeta” was announced on the inspirational story of Harjeet Singh. Popular Punjabi singer and actor Ammy Virk played the lead role in the biopic.