The national camps for the men's and women's hockey teams resumed at the Sports Authority of India centre here in August after a 45-day break because of the COVID-19 pandemic.
Kothajit Singh said his biggest takeaway from the lockdown break was to value the importance of patience and the need to believe in oneself in every situation.
Sultan Azlan Shah Cup 2019: India ride on Mandeep Singh's heroics against Canada to storm into eighth final
Mandeep Singh showcased his unique and gifted combination of acrobatic athleticism combined with a sense of brilliant positioning to take India to the final.
Sultan Azlan Shah Cup 2019: Mandeep Singh's hat-trick powers India to 7-3 win over Canada, take team one step closer to final
Striker Mandeep Singh scored a brilliant hat-trick as India outplayed Canada 7-3 in a goal fest to set one foot in the final of the Sultan Azlan Shah Cup.
Hockey World Cup 2018: Indian attackers show ability to turn the game around in 5-1 hammering of Canada
What distinguishes this Indian team from most of the past decade is the confidence in each other’s ability to turn a match around. India’s instincts and attacking ability is making opponents wary and in that lies team's biggest strength.
Hockey World League Final 2017: India’s draw against Australia an anti-climax after dazzling performance
For all the beautiful play, deft flicks, give-aways, dazzling shimmies and subtle footwork, a 1-1 draw seems like an anti-climax for India.
Hockey World League Semi-Finals: India must learn from lapses against Scotland with tougher battles to follow
Against Scotland, hopefully, India would have ironed out the flaws and strengthened their minds for the tougher battles ahead.
Dabang Mumbai, who had never made it to the semi-finals of the previous four editions of Hockey India League, are hoping that season 5 will turn out better as they play their five home games at a stretch here from tomorrow till the end of the month.
India's hockey team will look to seal a semi-final spot in the Asian Champions Trophy when it takes on China in a round-robin match.
The core probables of Indian senior men's hockey team will return to the national camp, starting in Bengaluru on Sunday.
India saw the game through to the end and earned three precious points against Argentina at Rio Olympics 2016. More importantly, they killed the ghost of last-minute failures, which has been the Achilles heel of many Indian hockey sides
Indian hockey captain PR Sreejesh, who played a pivotal role in his side's 2-1 win over Argentina at the Rio Olympics today, said it's his job to "give life" to the team in the dying moments of a match.
India survived a final-quarter onslaught from Argentina for a nail-biting 2-1 win that enhanced their quarterfinal chances at the men's hockey competition of the Rio Olympics, in Rio de Janeiro on Tuesday.
Indian men's team will look to break their 36-year-long medal jinx when the hockey competition begins at the Rio Olympics on Saturday.
Taking a mild dig at yesteryear sportspersons who had appeared in the Olympic Games, national badminton coach Pullela Gopichand said that unlike in the past the current lot which has qualified for next month's Rio Games would strive hard to get a coveted medal.