“We have a slight request that we communicated,” Thierry Weil, FIH CEO, told select journalists in an online call on Tuesday.
FIH CEO, Thierry Weil, said it isn’t possible to maintain this event as planned. “The safety of everyone involved in the FIH events is an absolute priority,” he said.
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.
The performances of both the men’s and women’s hockey teams at the Olympics have sort of reawakened India’s interest in the sport.