Tom Joseph

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Tom Joseph
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Personal information
Born (1980-01-01) January 1, 1980 (age 43)
Kozhikode, Kerala, India
Height1.95 m (6 ft 5 in)
Volleyball information
Current club Hyderabad Black Hawks (head coach)
National team

Tom Joseph (1 January 1980 in Kozhikode) is an Indian former volleyball player who played for India in many international competitions. [1] He is currently the head coach of Prime Volleyball League team Hyderabad Black Hawks. He got the Arjuna Award in 2014 for his great performance in volleyball throughout the year.


Early life

He was born on 1 January 1980 in Kozhikode.


He led the Indian National Volleyball Team during the Rashid Memorial International Volleyball Tournament held in Dubai in 2000 when it won the gold medal. [2] Joseph represented India in two Asian Games and four Asian Volleyball Championships. He also played at the 2009 World championship qualifiers in Tehran. [3] At the national level championships, Joseph played for his home state Kerala and helped Kerala winning the National Volleyball Championship in more than one occasions. [3] [4]


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