Indian hockey team's veteran goalkeeper PR Sreejesh has said that the first objective of the Indian men's hockey team is toiling to qualify for the Paris Olympics by winning the Asian Games this year. Sreejes says that in 2022, India's hockey team has to play a lot of matches and during this time, young players are also going to get a chance. This year, Team India will be involved in major competitions like Commonwealth Games and Asiad. The new hockey season for team India players, who won bronze medals at the Tokyo Olympics, is set to begin in February. The player from the FIH Hockey Pro League is about to start the year. After which the Indian team is going to be a part of many big tournaments.
Preparations begin for Paris Olympics: Sreejesh had said in the middle of an interaction with the media that "after every Olympics we are planning for the next 4 years. So, after Tokyo, we have already started planning the Paris Olympics. There are going to be a lot of changes in the team, a lot of new people are going to be added to the core group. "
Sreejesh is a part of the International Institute of Sports Management's initiative in which 18 athletes who have won medals at the Tokyo Olympics and Paralympics have come together in a video and also sang the national anthem, which was released on Monday.