Sandeep Singh, Biography, Personal Life

NameSandeep Singh Bhinder
Sandeep Singh Bhinder
Nick NameFlicker Singh
ProfessionHockey and Politician
Date of Birth27 February 1986
Age35 Year
Sun SignPisces
Birth PlaceShahabad, Haryana, India
HometownShahabad, Haryana, India
SchoolShivalik Public School Mohali
CollegeKurukshetra University & Khalsa College
EducationGraduated (Bachelor of English)
DebutIn January 2004, in Sultan Azlan Shah Cup in Kuala Lumpur SandeepSingh

Sandeep Singh Physical Status

Height (approx.)Centimeters             183 cm
Meters                     1.83 m
Feet inches                 6’ in
Weight (approx.)65 Kg
Eye ColourBlack
Hair ColourBlack

Sandeep Singh Family

FatherGurcharan Singh Bhinder
MotherDaljit Kaur Bhinder
BrotherBikramjeet Singh (Elder Hockey Player)

Marital Status

Marital StatusMarried
Sandeep Singh WifeHarjinder Kaur (Hockey Player)

Sandeep Singh Affair/Controversies

AffairHarjinder Kaur (Hockey Player)


ActorShah Rukh Khan
PlayerDhanraj Pillay, and Sohail Abbas
FoodPasta, Sprouted Grains, Salads
BikesHarley Davidson, and Royal EnfieldSandeep-Singh-On-Harley-Davidson
CarsNissan, Mahindra Thar, Fortuner, and  Lexus
Food TypeNon-Vegetarian
TattooOlympic Rings On His Right Hand
HobbiesDoing Workouts, Watching Films, Acting, Listening to Music

Sandeep Singh Biography in details

Sandeep Singh is also known as Flicker Singh of the Indian National Hockey team. He is a professional hockey player and Ex-Captain of the National Hockey team. He is one of the dreadful drag-flickers in the world.


The Indian Hockey Player Sandeep Singh was born on 27th February 1986 in Shahabad, Markanda, Kurukshetra Haryana India. His hometown is Haryana. His Zodiac sign is Pisces. Sandeep Singh was born into a family of Hockey players. His father, elder brother, and sister-in-law have been associated with this game.

He belongs to a Hindu family and follows the religion of Sikhs and his Caste is Jat. His father’s name is Guru Charan Bhinder and his mother’s name is Daljit Kaur Bhinder.

Educational Qualifications

Sandeep Singh did his schooling at Shivalik Public School Mohali. He graduated from Kurukshetra University & Khalsa College with a Bachelor of English.


The Hockey Player Sandeep Singh started his career at an early age and made his international debut in Kuala Lumpur with the Sultan Azlan Shah cup in January 2004. He played many innings after that and broke the record play. In January 2009 he became the Captain of the Indian Hockey team.

Sandeep Singh’s coach/mentor is his brother Bikramjeet Singh. His brother is also a player, his brother plays for Indian oil.
Indian Hockey team won several tournaments under his captaincy. He made India win the finals at Ipoh. Also, India qualified for the Olympics in London after five years. The team defeated France in the finals.
At the time he was said to be the well-known drag Flicker in the world with a speed of 145km/H. He was the top goal scorer of the tournament.

He was the highest scorer with a hat trick goal from all the penalty corners and scored 16 goals.

The International Hockey Federation in 2011 nominated him as a top-five Hockey player in the world.

At the inaugural Hockey India League auctions. He became the fifth highest-paid marquee player bought by Mumbai Franchise. For the Mumbai Magicians, he scored 11 out of 12 goals in the entire first league and emerged as the first scorer to score in 2013.

He was signed by Punjabi warriors in 2014 and played two seasons for this team. From 2015 to 2016 he was signed by Ranchi rays.

Sandeep Singh Shooting incident

He was accidentally shot in the year 2006 when he was boarding the Kalka Shatabdi Express Train. This lead to paralyzing him completely and left him in a wheelchair for over a year. He recovered from the injury with his dedication not only he was standing on his feet. He established his name once again in the Indian Hockey team. He played for the team in 2010.

Marriage / Dating

Sandeep Singh’s wife was a Junior Hockey player Harjinder Kaur. Both of the families were located in the same village a few years ago. Both fall in love and got married. The wife of Sandeep Singh was also an exceptional Hockey player and played for the women’s Hockey team India. She became a homemaker and runs an NGO after getting married.

Political Career

Sandeep Singh BJP joined and made his debut in 2019 in the Haryana Assembly Election as a Candidate for the Bharatiya Janatha Party. He elected as MLA in 2019 in Pehowa Constituency. He has been sworn as a sports minister in Haryana. He holds a DSP rank in the Haryana police for his achievements in the field of Hockey.

Biopic / Movie

Sandeep Singh Soorma a biopic was made about his life and his achievements and struggle by filmmaker Shaad Ali which was released in 2018 in the month of July. The film stars Taapsee Pannu and Angad Bedi as his on-screen wife and brother. The lead role was played by Diljit Dosanjh who portrayed the role of Sandeep Singh.

Achievements And Awards

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Sandeep Singh was awarded Arjuna Award by the president of India in 2010 for his achievements.
He scored 16 goals in the qualifying game of the summer Olympics in 2012. He became the leading scorer in the entire tournament.
He scored the most goals in Sultan Azlan Shah Cup in 2009.
He broke the record of Dhanraj Pillay by scoring 120 goals in a match against France during the qualifier round in London Olympics in 2012.
He also did a cameo in the 2012 Punjabi film called Ajj De Ranjhe.

Reality shows

Sandeep Singh joined Roadies as one of the judges which aires on MTV.

Sandeep Singh Social Media Account

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Disclaimer: All the information that we provide, is collected from Google and Social media so we are not  100% sure that all the information is accurate so if you found some information is wrong please let me know in the comment.

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