6 In­di­ans Picked for NFL Train­ing

The Economic Times - - Sports: The Great Games -

Six In­di­ans have been picked for a Na­tional Foot­ball League (NFL) train­ing camp in the USA. Raju Va­sudev Hal­dankar, a Goan foot­baller who has never flown in an air­plane in his life, was the win­ner of the Na­tional Fi­nals of the ‘Mil­lion Dol­lar Kick’ Sea­son One. The Fi­nals was the cul­mi­na­tion of City Try Outs in Delhi, Goa, Ahmed­abad, Kolkata, Shil­long, Dehradun and Luc­know. Apart from a trip to US for train­ing and a chance to make the big league, Hal­dankar also re­ceived a prize of $5,000 (equiv­a­lent of just over Rs. 3.3 lakh).

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