SK Uthappa
Country India
Date of Birth 1993-12-02
Age 26 years
Birth Place India
Major Teams kalinga Lancers
Playing Details Forward
India Hockey , Hockey Men, Hockey
  • Ireland
    6th Aug, 7.30 pm
    3-2
    WON
  • Germany
    8th Aug, 7.30 pm
    1-2
    LOST
  • Argentina
    9th Aug, 7.30 pm
    2-1
    WON
  • Netherlands
    11th Aug, 6.30 pm
    1-2
    LOST
  • Canada
    12th Aug, 9.00 pm
    Draw - 2 - 2
    DRAW
  • Belgium
    14th Aug, 9.00 pm
    1-3
    LOST

Achievements

  • Gold in the Olympic Qualifiers 2012
  • Bronze in the Sultan Azlan Shah Cup  2012.

 

Biography

He was part of the Indian team which secured qualification for the London Olympics. After a wonderful career in domestic tournaments including nationals, Uthapppa made his international debut against South Africa in 2012 in the first match of the Karbonn cup tournament and scored his first goal.

 

He played in four matches, won three and scored three goals. Based on that show he was chosen for the 2012 Olympic qualification tournament. Rio is bound to path breaking for him.