With no tournaments this year, Nisha feels this is a great opportunity to improve her skills as a defender.
The Indian team came out with good performances against top teams in the FIH Pro League, however, Nilakanta feels that there is still more room for improvement.
Midfielder Nilakanta Sharma opined that fine-tuning a few aspects of the Indian men’s hockey team would make a huge difference at the Tokyo Olympic Games next year.
This is the first-time Hockey India has called for applications of interested and aspiring coaches to apply through an open forum and only 60 slots will be available for the online course.
Having a great defense line always helps any team and if we are rock solid then it will be a huge benefit for the Indian team, especially in big tournaments like the Olympics, the senior defender...
Defender and drag-flicker Varun Kumar, who has recovered from Covid-19 and is back on the field working on getting back to his old form, has said the experience of testing positive for the coronavirus...
Former India captain Carlton Chapman passed away on Monday. He was 49.
The Kalinga Stadium has completed a two-year milestone since being refurbished for the Hockey men's World Cup held in Bhubaneswar in 2018.
Coach Graham Reid said that the emphasis at the moment is on skill-based training focusing on individual basics which allows training to take place in small groups while maintaining social distancing.
The SAI informed that the national camps were extended as the teams were not going to the Netherlands, as earlier planned, due to the Covid-19 travel restrictions.