`Youngsters can learn from foreign players at HIL`

Playing alongside one of the best players of the game in the Hockey India League is a good opportunity for the Indian youngsters to learn nuances of the sport, Olympians Sylvanus Dungdung and Michael Kindo said on Wednesday.

Ex-Olympians say success lies in conversion of penalty corners

Former Olympian hockey fullbacks have put the chances of success of the Indian hockey team in the coming London Olympics on how the team successfully converts the penalty corners, as the countdown for the games has begun.

First hockey match with Holland crucial for India: Kindo

The result of India`s opening hockey match against the Netherlands on July 30 will be crucial to India`s chances in the London Olympics and they should not miss a single penalty corner against them, says former player Michael Kindo.

Michael Kindo not very optimistic about Olympic performance

With people expecting a good show by the Indian hockey team in the fast approaching London Olympics, one of the old war horses of the game, Michael Kindo, is not very optimistic.

Indian hockey team needs to work on penalty corners: Ex-players

Penalty corner conversion would be the key to Indian hockey team`s success in next month`s London Olympics, feel former players.