Talking about his big break into the senior side, Simranjeet credited the seniors for guiding him and sharing useful tips which he still follows to this day.
After six days of group matches, the quarterfinals will be played on October 27, the semifinals on October 29 and the medal matches on Oct 30.
Five Indian players and the head coaches of both the men's and women's teams in Tokyo have won FIH awards across different categories which were selected through a voting process.
Earlier, the Indian men's and women's hockey teams had decided to pull out of the Commonwealth Games 2022, which is set to be held from July 28 to August 8, 2022, in Birmingham, England.
IOA chief Narinder Batra supports Hockey India's decision to withdraw from CWG to focus on Asian Games
Indian Olympic Association President Narinder Batra has backed Hockey India's decision to pull out from the Commonwealth Games 2022.
Need to win gold in Asian games, nothing else will do: Indian women's hockey team goalkeeper Savita Punia
Indian women's hockey team goalkeeper Savita Punia said the team needs to continue working on fitness, penalty corner conversions and defence.
Graham Reid said the honour which he and his players received were a recognition of their sacrifices in the last one-and-half years.
Hockey India withdraws from 2022 Birmingham CWG; cites COVID concerns, discriminatory quarantine rules
Hockey India said it can't risk sending its players to the UK, which has been one of the worst affected by the coronavirus pandemic.
The players have gone through the Covid-19 Rapid Antigen Test and are staying in separate rooms as per the quarantine rule.
Next aim is to qualify for Paris 2024 in next year's Asian Games: Indian hockey team captain Manpreet Singh
Manpreet Singh had a mixed bag of feelings when his 'big brother' Rupinder Pal Singh told him about his plan to retire from the sport.
After six days of pool matches, the quarterfinals will be played on October 10, the semifinals on October 12 and medal matches on October 13.
The comments under the messages composed by Rupinder Pal Singh and SV Sunil on Twitter is an indication of their popularity among Indian hockey fans.
The 31-year-old Birendra Lakra, a defender, was part of India's bronze medal-winning side in the Tokyo Olympics.
Talking about her Olympics experience, the 23-year-old said that as a youngster, she has learned a lot from the recent campaign.
Hockey India on Sunday named 25 players for the senior women's national coaching Camp scheduled to begin from Monday.