Indian Hockey declared on 2013, the powerful players Sardar Singh and Ritu Rani chosen for the AHF (Asian Hockey Federation) player of the year award for 2011. In 2013 Delhi Men’s Hero Hockey World League Round 2 competition India won the series over Bangladesh with 5 -1 goal points. Bharat Chetri profile was good prior to Olympics in 2007 Sultan Azlan Shah Cup match. Sardar Singh charges as the captain of the Indian Hockey team and he also adjudged as player of the tournament and getting the cash prize of INR 2 lakh by Hero for his amazing performance and VR Raghunath bagged the top goal scorer prize and receiving cash volume of Rs. 1 lakh.
In Hockey India League event, Bharat was selected and brought by Punjab Warriors team for the amount of USD 19,000 and his base price for HIL auction USD 18,500. He was sold at the second round of auction. The International Hockey Federation declared that 6 nations are chosen for the Hockey World Cups in 2018 contains India, Australia, Malaysia, New Zealand and Belgium. In 2013 22nd Sultan Azlan Shah Cup event was held in Malaysia, Indian team lost the match towards New Zealand. India played total 4 matches and won 1 match and scored 3 points. The future activities are Women’s European Tour begins from April 11th to 30th April, 2013 in England, Scotland, Wales & Ireland and European International Tour Junior Women starts from April 17th to May 1st, 2013 in Europe.