She has also represented the Karnataka team six times at the national-level inline hockey tournament.
Ayaan Sayyad, a first PU student of MVG College, has been selected for the Women’s Indian Inline hockey team and will be representing the country at the World Hockey Championship 2018, to be held at Asiago in Italy, from July 14 to 24.
Ayaan, who is also the goalie in the team, has been training since her high school by her coach Umesh Sharma, who has been a four-time captain of men’s Indian inline hockey team, and under the guidance of Karnataka Roller Skating academy.
Ayaan is the only woman roller skating player from North Karnataka to have secured a place in the women’s team, along with four others from the state.
Speaking to us, Ayaan said that she is very happy to represent India on foreign soil.
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