2023 Asian Games:

2023 Asian Games: Buoyed by a big win in their opening match, the Indian men’s hockey team will aim to improve their penalty corner conversion rate against Singapore in their second Pool A match at the Asian Games here on Tuesday.

gold medal contenders

India had defeated Uzbekistan 16-0 in their first match but the Harmanpreet Singh-led side knows the areas in which it needs to improve. Especially when it came to penalty corners, the Indian team missed chances despite some good drug flickers,

These players are included in the team

The players are Harmanpreet, Varun Kumar, Amit Rohidas and Sanjay. Harmanpreet was rested for the first match. Despite the presence of these players, India managed to score only five of their 14 penalty corners against Uzbekistan.

match to be played on tuesday

This will be a matter of concern for head coach Craig Fulton ahead of the next match against Singapore. The good thing for India is that Harmanpreet will play in the match on Tuesday and considering his skills, he will be the main player to convert the penalty corner. The positive aspect for India against Uzbekistan was their frontline performance. India scored 10 of its 16 field goals.