Indian women's team will hit the restart button and begin its Olympic preparations with the tour of Argentina, starting next week, almost a year after their calendar was disrupted by COVID-19 pandemic.
India men's hockey team is working on fine-tuning certain aspects of the game, says midfielder Nilakanta Sharma
The Indian team has done well against top teams in the FIH Hockey Pro League, but Nilakanta Sharma feels that there is still room for improvement.
Rupinder Pal Singh highlighted that only a few international teams have such a well-rounded set-up with support staff and players living on the same campus.
The Indian men's team was scheduled to tour Netherlands for practice matches but the proposal was shelved on the recommendation of coaches and SAI officials because of the health crisis.
COVID-19-affected India men’s hockey players integrated with teammates after recovery, says head coach Graham Reid
The six players, including captain Manpreet Singh, were discharged on 17 August and were kept on quarantine for some more days before joining the team.
India's resurgence in hockey the result of systematic approach, two-way communication, says SV Sunil
The 31-year-old forward from Karnataka said senior players are now consulted by Hockey India, to ensure everything is on the right track.
The men's hockey team recently suffered a bout of COVID-19 cases, with several key players testing positive for coronavirus after returning to the camp.
After Mandeep Singh, five other COVID-19 positive India hockey players shifted to hospital as precautionary measure
Mandeep is asymptomatic but was hospitalised at the SS Sparsh Multispeciality Hospital in Bengaluru on Monday night after his blood oxygen level dipped. Five of his teammates were also admitted to the same hospital on Tuesday.
Tokyo-bound Indian men, women’s hockey teams to resume camps at SAI Bengaluru after Karnataka gives green signal
The players and support staff, who will arrive in Bengaluru from various parts of the country and abroad, will undergo a two-week quarantine inside the campus before resuming training.
Coach Graham Reid says uncertainty will be biggest challenge for India men's hockey team during next 12 months
While there is room to improve in all aspects of the game, Graham Reid emphasised on building a mentally tough team to face the 'uncertain times'.
Resistance band workouts to English classes, coach Graham Reid explains India hockey team's lockdown routine
From running with resistance bands to continuing English classes, India men's hockey team players followed a very interesting schedule to stay in best physical and mental shape during lockdown
Amid lockdown relaxations, 'homesick' Indian hockey players allowed to leave SAI centre on a month's break
Both the men's and women's national hockey teams were stuck at the Sports Authority of India (SAI) South Centre in Bengaluru since 25 March when the government announced the nationwide lockdown to control the COVID-19 pandemic.
Hockey India on Wednesday said it has drawn up a list of competitions both for the senior men and women's teams in the run-up to next year's Tokyo Olympics.
Coronavirus Outbreak: India men’s hockey team take to short, high-intensity drills to stay fit during lockdown
Short, high-intensity drills have helped keep the Indian men's hockey players fit during the lockdown, said the team's scientific advisor Robin Arkell.
Tokyo Olympics 2020: Disappointed with Games getting postponed but motivation not affected, says hockey captain Manpreet Singh
Manpreet Singh and Rani Rampal, captains of India hockey teams, expressed disappointment with the postponement of Olympics but plan to use the grace period to improve further.
Coronavirus Outbreak: Indian men's and women's hockey teams continue Tokyo 2020 training in SAI Bengaluru
Isolated inside the SAI Centre in Bengaluru in view of the COVID-19 pandemic, it's business as usual for the Indian men's and women's hockey players as they prepare for the upcoming Tokyo Olympics in a "safe environment".
Feels good to play alongside PR Sreejesh and to learn from him, says Hockey India goalkeeper of the year Krishan B Pathak
Krishan B Pathak has had a meteoric rise as India goalkeeper ever since making his debut in 2018 and being an understudy to the experienced PR Sreejesh.
Tokyo Olympics 2020: Hockey legend Ric Charlesworth says he would see India-Australia final in Games
Visibly impressed by the progress made by India over the last decade, hockey legend Ric Charlesworth on Sunday said that an India-Australia summit clash is a possibility in the upcoming Tokyo Olympics.
India's excellent form in the first three rounds of the second edition of FIH Hockey Pro League has seen them move from fifth to fourth position.
Tokyo Olympics 2020: India men's hockey team vice-captain Harmanpreet Singh calls on teammates to show consistency ahead of Games
Indian men's hockey team vice-captain Harmanpreet Singh on Tuesday said it needs to play consistently throughout the duration of a game going into this year's Tokyo Olympics.