India has learnt to bounce back from losses, focus shifts to bronze medal tie against Britain: Sjoerd Marijne
India still have a chance to win the bronze medal as they will take on Great Britain in the third-fourth place play-off match on Friday.
India still have a chance to win the bronze medal as they will take on Great Britain in the third-fourth place play-off match.
Argentina tour was important in build up to Olympics: Indian hockey team midfielder Nilakanta Sharma
India won two of their practice games and won both their FIH Pro League encounters against the reigning Olympic Champions Argentina.
Argentina tour gave us chance to access our level ahead of Olympics: Indian hockey team coach Graham Reid
India beat Argentina in both their FIH Pro League fixtures and also registered victories in two out of the four practice matches against the reigning Olympic champs.
Argentina wins gave us right kind of boost, want to use this momentum going into Olympics: Krishan Pathak
In the Argentina tour that conclude on Wednesday, India defeated the hosts in a two-leg FIH Pro League away tie.
Argentina started brightly and would have been ahead had it not been for some excellent saves from India goalkeeper Krishan Bahadur Pathak, who twice denied Martin Ferreiro.
The Indian men's hockey team made a positive start to its tour of Argentina, beating the reigning Olympic champions 4-3 in the first practice match.
Experienced drag-flick specialist Rupinder Pal Singh as well as Varun Kumar, who had missed out the previous tour owing to rehab, are also back in the mix.