I was paid no money for representing India: TJ Sahi
TJ Sahi speaks about the difficulties faced by him and why he quit playing the sport.
Indian basketball player Talwinderjit Singh has lashed out at the Basketball Federation of India for not providing him with sufficient monetary payments for representing the country. The 28-year-old added that despite representing India on more than 20 occasions and featuring among the top 10 players list in Asia on a regular basis, he wasn't given any money for his services.
Comparing his plight to the army jawans, the Ludhiana-born player said even the jawans get paid for protecting the border and added that he quit playing for India after being unable to bear the behaviour of the officials.
Here’s the full post by the player.