Mar 6 2018
Indian hockey team forward Somwarpet Vittalacharya Sunil, better known as SV Sunil, got married in Mangaluru on Sunday 4th March 2018.
The bride Nisha hails from Derebail Konchady, and the marriage took place at Kudroli temple.
He made his international debut at the Asia Cup in Chennai in 2007, a tournament which India won incidentally. He was then part of the silver-winning team at the Sultan Azlan Shah Cup the following year. More recently, he was part of two historic triumphs – a bronze at the World Hockey League in 2015 and a silver at the Champions Trophy in 2016.
In 2016, Sunil was named the Asian Hockey Federation (AHF) Player of the Year. He was conferred the prestigious Arjuna Award in 2017 by the President of India.