Jamshedpur, March 17: Hockey Ace Foundation, a joint venture between Tata Steel Limited and Tata Trusts, was today presented with the honour of the Hockey India President Award for Outstanding Achievement in 2022.
The coveted prize (Rs Five Lakh along with a trophy) was received by Ashish Kumar, CEO of Hockey Ace Foundation and Head Administration at Tata Steel Kalinganagar during the Hockey India 5th Annual Awards 2022 today at New Delhi.
The event saw the National Federation celebrate India’s best hockey stars, officials and former greats of the sport. Padma Shri D. Dilip Tirkey, President, Hockey India who opened the award ceremony extended a warm welcome to guests and hockey stars.
Hockey Ace Foundation has been successfully running two Hockey Academies – the Naval Tata Hockey Academy in Jamshedpur, Jharkhand and the Odisha Naval Tata Hockey High-Performance Centre in Bhubaneswar, Odisha which is established with the help of the Govt. of Odisha.