Staying together in a bio-bubble for most of last year helped in team bonding and building understanding among players before the Tokyo Olympics, feels Indian men’s hockey outfit striker Gurjant Singh.
Gurjant has so far played 47 matches for the national side.
“We all have been together at the camp since one year, and I don’t think any other team would have spent this much amount of time together during the lockdown,” he said.
“I feel that is one of the plus points that everyone has been together for such a long time,” Gurjant added.
Focussed on the upcoming Olympics, he said the team has been working as a unit.
“After the nationwide lockdown ended we never stopped training. We kept working hard and kept on communicating with each other throughout the time spent together. I think it has built a natural…