Confident that the Indian hockey team is capable of troubling the reigning Olympic champion Argentina, vice-captain Harmanpreet Singh says they will utilise the tour of the South American nation to build momentum ahead of the Tokyo Olympics.

The 22-member Indian team arrived here last week for the six-match tour against the Olympic champions.

The tour includes four practice matches apart from back-to-back FIH Hockey Pro League matches against Argentina on April 11 and 12.

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Harmanpreet observed that adapting to the host nation’s style of play will be key to success for the Indian team.

“Argentina’s style of play is slightly different compared to the teams we played in Europe,” said Harmanpreet in a release issued by Hockey India.

“We will certainly be using this tour as an opportunity to gather momentum ahead of…

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