Bangalore. Due to the Corona epidemic, where most of the games are stopped. At the same time, Indian women's and men's hockey teams are still preparing for the Tokyo Olympics. This exercise camp is going on at the Sports Authority of India (Sai) here. During this time, players and support staff are taking necessary precautions in view of all the corona virus.
According to Hockey India, the Sai campus is well equipped for regular practice sessions and any outsider can enter the premises. Is not being allowed. Manpreet Singh, captain of the hockey men's team, said that we have not let our practice session be affected. We are constantly following the instructions given by the government and washing our hands from time to time. The officials of the Sports Authority of India are deciding that we should train in a safe environment. Our coaches are also keeping us focused on the rigorous exercise in view of the Olympics.
While the women's team captain Rani Rampal said that it is important for the Olympics to continue training in a safe environment. For this, everyone associated with Sai is working very hard so that the hockey teams can continue to practice for the Olympics. Our health is being monitored everyday and we are taking all necessary precautions. Therefore our entire focus will be on our game rather than on other things.