Rai Shanker holds a fame in the sports world today. He has coached hockey to hundreds of
boys in the Mohali Sports Complex of Punjab. Many of his students have qualified for the
Indian Hockey Team. Rai Shanker held a fascination for this sport long before he grew up.
He practiced hockey on the hockey stick of his father Mr. Suresh Shanker, who is also a
renowned hockey player of yesteryears.