Sardar Singh Suspended Before Commonwealth Games Semis vs Kiwis

Sardar Singh received a yellow card during India's previous fixture against South Africa at the Commonwealth Games 2014.

updated: August 01, 2014 16:52 IST
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Indian hockey team captain Sardar Singh in action during CWG 2014

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Glasgow: In a huge jolt to Indian men's hockey team, captain Sardar Singh has been suspended for the semifinal match against New Zealand on Saturday following his yellow card for a dangerous slide tackle in pool A match against South Africa at the Commonwealth Games in Glasgow. (CWG Day 9 Updates)

The appeal jury held a hearing to consider Singh's latest disciplinary lapse, for which he was sent to the sin bin for 10 minutes. (CWG Day 8 Wrap | Highlights | Results | Medal Tally)

He has already been reprimanded on Wednesday over an incident during India's match against Australia on Tuesday. (Indian men's hockey team in semis)

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