Hiteshwar Singh is a speed skating, roll ball and inline hockey player. Apart from being a sportsperson, Hiteshwar is also a model. It is surprising to know that Hiteshwar has been a roller athlete since the age of 5, now it has been 19 years that he is playing for India. Hiteshwar Singh is one of the youngest athletes who did not get the accolades he deserves.
He has represented India at the Inline Hockey World Championship held in Italy in 2018 and was the highest goalscorer for Team India. Hiteshwar is also a four-time speed skating national medalist.
Talking about his early life, Hiteshwar Singh was born on 29 January 1996 in Jammu, Jammu and Kashmir. His father’s name is Sudhir Singh, and his mother’s name is Anuradha. Hiteshwar started his schooling from Delhi Public School Jammu and did B.Tech from YCET Jammu.
Hiteshwar Singh has been felicitated –
By the Prime Minister of Bangladesh,
By the Prime Minister of India,
By the Sports Minister of India,
By the Governor of J&K and Chief Minister of J&K for his achievements.
Hiteshwar Singh is also the recipient of 3 prestigious state awards
1) The “SHER E KASHMIR” award by the sports council of J&K.
2) The “RANGIL SINGH” Award by the Olympic Association of J&K and Olympic association of India.
3) The MOST PRESTIGIOUS “THE STATE AWARD” by govt of J&K.
- National Child Award (2009) presented by the GOVT of India Ministry of Women & Child Development.
Excellence in Sports by the govt of INDIA.
WORLD CHAMPION for the year 2017 and 2019.
Highest goal scorer for team India in the World Cup held in 2019.
- 4th World Cup Roll Ball – Gold – Feb 2017 – Dhaka.
- 1st Roll Ball Federation Cup – Gold – June 2017 – Chandigarh.
- 14th National Roll Ball Championship – Silver – Nov 2017 – Belgaon.
- 41st Roller Skating Championship – Bronze – May 2004 – Vishakapatnam
- 45th Roller Skating Championship – Bronze – May 2008 – Calcutta.
- Games Federation of India – Bronze – 2009 – Delhi
- Games Federation of India – Silver & Bronze – 2011 – Delhi
- J&K Roller Skating Association
- Roll Ball Association of J&K.
- Amature Roller Skating Association of J&K
- 12th D.P.S Jammu 2012.
- 8th Sem Civil Engg, YCET
Other Sports Statistics:
State speed champion for more than 8 years 2003 to 2012
Represented J&K Roller Hockey team in 2007, 2008 (4th Place)
Represented J&K Inline hockey team Dec 2017.
Was highest goad scorer + adjusted best player in mini roll ball cup 2006, 2007.
Was highest goal scorer + adjusted best player in sub-junior roll ball cup 2007.
Any Other Relevant Information:
Received recognition from honourable governor J&K in 2009 for receiving Nation Child Award, was guest alumni of DPS (2017) at Annual Day Function, was guest at Honorable Governor’s residence 2018 Jan 26 for winning Gold Medal at Word Cup International Event.