Hockey India League: Sardar, Jacobi, Dwyer, Hayward to go under hammer
Hockey India League: Sardar, Jacobi, Dwyer, Hayward to go under hammer

 Some of the top names of the game, including Sardar Singh, Nicolas Jacobi, Jamie Dwyer and Andrew Hayward will go under the hammer in the auctions for the next two editions of Nicolas to be held a city hotel here on September 17.

Challenge for me to take Jacobi's place: Delhi goalie Pieterse
Challenge for me to take Jacobi's place: Delhi goalie Pieterse

Drafted into the Delhi Waveriders team in place of star goalkeeper Nicolas Jacobi for the 2015 Hockey India League (HIL), South Africa's Erasmus Pieterse is well aware of the "pressure" and said it would be a challenge for him to fill in the German's shoes in upcoming tournament.

German striker Florian Fuchs wants to play HIL after finishing studies
German striker Florian Fuchs wants to play HIL after finishing studies

Germany's Florian Fuchs, one of the world's most lethal strikers, wants to play in the cash-rich Hockey India League once he finishes his studies next year.

Indian players need to improve tactical skills: Jacobi, Deecke

German striker Oskar Deecke and goalkeeper Nicolas Jacobi, both members of the London Olympics gold medal-winning team, feel that the India have individually brilliant players but need to improve their tactical skills as a team.