We need to be consistent in all sectors: Indian hockey coach Reid
NEW DELHI: Indian men's hockey team coach Graham reid On Sunday he said they should be consistent in every game and in every room if they want to claim a podium at the Tokyo Olympics.
Reid was happy with his team's performance in the recently concluded FIH Pro League matches against Holland, the world champions Belgium and Australia.
One of the conclusions of FIH Hockey Pro League It was that we have shown that we can produce good results against the best in the world. It is a step forward in building self-confidence, he said.
It also shows that the things we have focused on are working. But we still need to be more consistent not only in games but also in all quarters, Reid said.
Hockey India named on Sunday a probable group of 32 members for the men's national camp that begins in the Indian Sports Authority in Bangalore on Monday.
The coach did not hesitate to express that the camp will be a good base before the Tokyo 2020 Games.
The four-week camp will once again focus on our ability: attack, throw goals, catch. We also need to work on our attack skills, especially to move the attack ball 25 to the circle.
After this camp, we will go to Germany and England to play, which will help us to better evaluate the necessary improvements as we work for the 2020 Olympics, Reid said.
The probable ones: P R Sreejesh Krishan Bahadur Pathak , Suraj Karkera, Harmanpreet Singh, Dilpreet Singh, Surender Kumar, Birendra Lakra, Rupinder Pal Singh , Gurinder Singh, Amit Rohidas, Kothajit Singh Khadangbam, Manpreet Singh, Hardik Singh, Nilakanta Sharma, Vivek Sagar Prasad, Simranjeet Singh, Akashdeep Singh, Ramandeep Singh , S V Sunil, Mandeep Singh, Lalit Kumar Upadhyay, Gursahibjit Singh, Shamsher Singh, Varun Kumar, Jarmanpreet Singh , Dipsan Tirkey, Nilam Sanjeep Xess, Jaskaran Singh, Rajkumar Pal, Gurjant Singh, Sumit, Chinglensana Singh.