20th May 2014: A day prior to the departure of the Indian Men Hockey team for the Rabobank Hockey World Cup 2014, scheduled in The Hague, Netherlands, from 31st May 2014 till 15th June 2014, Sachin Tendulkar – the little master of the cricket world visited the team in New Delhi today and motivates them for the World Cup. He wished the Indian Men Hockey Team goodluck for the Rabobank Hockey World Cup.
Sachin Tendulkar today met and shared his experiences of his cricketing days with the Indian Men Hockey Team and motivated the team to face the challenges of the upcoming tournament. He said “do not allow pressure to come to you irrespective how strong you feel the team is. Start each match with a positive attitude and do a thorough preparation on each team that you are meeting, understand their weaknesses and strengths and accordingly prepare yourself. You have to keep your mind positive all through as hockey is a fast game hence you have to keep yourself free of pressure. Always remember no team is stronger than you. Visualize this in your mind and you will realise that your body automatically starts responding positively” Continue reading →