The Indian males’s hockey crew defender Amit Rohidas feels that using video evaluation throughout preparations has performed a giant function within the aspect’s current success throughout excursions of Europe and Argentina. He stated video evaluation has additionally been a great tool to right gamers’ flaws within the nationwide camp right here. “Video evaluation helped us on each the excursions. We analysed our opponent’s model of play, their motion within the assault in addition to in defence, and we tailored to the conditions accordingly,” he said.
“We didn’t have much on-field experience, but I can say we did our homework pretty well through the video analysis and it benefited us,” stated Rohidas, who has performed 97 matches for the nationwide aspect. Rohidas is presently coaching with the boys’s senior core group on the Sports activities Authority of India (SAI) Centre right here.
“On the camp additionally, with the assistance of video evaluation, we’re engaged on the areas the place our crew want correcting or want to enhance. So, yeah it’s one of many main belongings for us to cowl our bases for the Olympics.” The team had remained unbeaten in the tour of Europe in March. India had outclassed Germany 6-1 before playing out a 1-1 draw. In the two games against Great Britain, India were held to a 1-1 draw before they ended the tour with a 3-2 victory.
During the Argentina tour in April, India won two of the practice games and won both the FIH Pro League encounters against the reigning Olympic champions. “I feel we have gained good momentum and would like to continue what we have been doing at the camp,” stated Rohidas.
Speaking concerning the expertise of enjoying worldwide hockey after a one-year break, the Sundergarh-born participant stated, “I went with the mindset that I don’t must do something extraordinary. I simply must repeat all of the issues which we now have executed throughout coaching periods.” “As a team also, we took one game at a time, we were not bothered about win or lose. We took it as an opportunity to prepare for the Olympics.” He emphasised that the crew can enhance its objective conversion price, and for that video evaluation can be a key assist. “We have to enhance on our conversion price. We might be extra medical. We should always attempt to convert these probabilities as fast as we will. It would not directly assist the defence line. “We’re benefiting from the video evaluation to work on these areas,” said the defender. Rohidas also said that players’ sole focus is on the upcoming Tokyo Olympics and the recent successful tours have boosted their confidence.