Mr. Benjamin (Benny) Boodle
Past Chairman, Pune Branch, 1999 – 2001
Distinguished Member, Pune branch
Pune branch takes pride to inform all members of the recent honour bestowed and felicitated one of our Past Chairman; Mr. Benny Boodle by Maharashtra Hockey for his contribution to Hockey as “Player”, “Administrator” and being an inspiration to the players.
Benny’s Hockey journey goes a long way and the passion he has for this sport to mention a few:
- Played for Maharashtra Junior Nationals
- Youngest player to play at the Maharashtra Senior Nationals
- Captain of the Maharashtra Hockey team
- Played for All India University Championship
- Selected by the prestigious Mohan Bagan club as their team member
- Played for West Bengal in National Hockey Championship
- Appointed by FIH as the judge at Sultan Azlan Cup, Malaysia
- Judge at National Hockey Championship at Hyderabad & Jammu
- Coach of Maharashtra State team
- Toured Sri Lanka with the Maharashtra State team
Benny now enjoys a peaceful retired life in the company of his wife, children & grandchildren.
The Executive Committee & Members of Pune branch wishes Benny good health with cheer in the years ahead.