newshockey3 days ago

Our focus is on sealing Olympic Qualification in November, states Manpreet Singh

Manpreet Singh has stated that the upcoming few months will be crucial for the Indian hockey team and will give them a chance to capture their best form ahead of the Olympic qualifiers in November. He further discussed that the recently appointed coach and his interactions so far, with the team.
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newshockey4 days ago

Graham Reid is not trying to change much, states Manpreet Singh

Manpreet Singh has asserted that the head coach of the Indian men’s hockey team Graham Reid is not trying to make a lot of changes in the way the team is playing. The skipper has also added that most of the coaches try to assess what they have and same is the case with the Australian.
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newshockey6 days ago

Fergus Kavanagh’s coaching experience will help women defenders get better, believes Sjoerd Marijne

Indian women hockey coach Sjoerd Marijne is of the belief that the coaching experience of Fergus Kavanagh during the Hockey India women defenders’ camp will be helpful for them. Marijne also stated that a good defensive unit can help the team create more scoring opportunities for the Indian team.
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newshockey10 days ago

Players have to tackle irrespective of being a defender or a midfielder or a striker, asserts Graham Reid

Graham Reid has stated that the Indian midfielders and the strikers have to pull up their socks and come out with good contribution, in tackling. Reid has also added that he wants the team to play an attacking brand of hockey in the coming days ahead of the crucial FIH Olympic Qualifiers.
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newshockey10 days ago

Opportunity to work with Martijn Drijver will benefit us in preparations for Olympic Qualification, says Savita

India women’s hockey team’s goalkeeper Savita has said that the opportunity to work with coach Martijn Drijver in the special women’s goalkeeping camp will be beneficial for the team before the FIH Olympic Qualifiers. Drijver, on the other hand, was impressed with the Indian goalies during the camp.
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newshockey11 days ago

Senior Indian defenders’ game needs some fine-tuning, says Fergus Kavanagh

Former Australia hockey player Fergus Kavanagh has stated that the senior defenders in the Indian camp need some fine-tuning in their game. The two-time World Cup winner, who is in Bengaluru for a special defenders’ camp, has mentioned that the youngsters need to build a solid base.
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newshockey12 days ago

Lucky to secure services of Fergus Kavanagh for Indian defenders’ camp, says Graham Reid

Graham Reid has stated that the Indian hockey team is lucky to get the services of former Australian player Fergus Kavanagh for the special coaching camp for the Indian defenders. The Hockey India is organising a seven-day National Camp for the defenders in Bengaluru, starting from yesterday.
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newshockey14 days ago

34-member Core probables announced by Hockey India for Men's National Camp

Hockey India announced the 34 core probable players on Sunday for the Indian Men's National Coaching Camp, which is scheduled to begin on July 8, 2019, in Sports Authority of India, Bengaluru Campus. Following this, the Indian team will be travelling to Japan for the 2020 Tokyo Olympics Test Event
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newshockey15 days ago

Martijn Drijver to conduct Special Goalkeeping Camp for Indian Women

Hockey India has invited Martijn Drijver to conduct a Special Camp for Indian Women Goalkeepers from July 8 at the Sports Authority of India (SAI) Centre, Bengaluru. Nine players along with the experienced pair of Savita and Rajani Etimarpu will be a part of the upcoming camp under Drijver.
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newshockey15 days ago

Special Goalkeepers Camp was a good initiative of Hockey India, says PR Sreejesh

PR Sreejesh has opined that the Special Goalkeepers Camp under Dennis van de Pol was a very good initiative for the Indian custodians. On the other hand, Pol mentioned that he was surprised to see the talent, skill, and the eagerness to learn in the eight Indian goalies who attended the recent camp.
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