Captain Manpreet Singh, Surender Kumar, Jaskaran Singh, Varun Kumar, Krishan Bahadur Pathak and Mandeep Singh examined constructive for the virus between August 10 and 12 and have been admitted to a hospital in Bengaluru.
5 gamers have recovered since then however Surender was readmitted to the hospital on Thursday after growing swelling on his arm. The opposite 5 might should serve some extra time in isolation earlier than they be a part of their teammates.
The remaining gamers started fundamental sports activities actions from Wednesday with deal with cardio train.
“We will likely be utilizing these subsequent few weeks to work on everybody’s growth plan and deal with talent growth whereas we are able to enhance their cardio base,” stated Reid in a Hockey India launch.
He stated the their actions and choices will decide how the gamers fare in Tokyo Olympics subsequent yr.
“I reminded the gamers that each motion and resolution we make will assist us to both get nearer to our Olympic purpose or additional away from it and informed them of the significance of the subsequent few months on this journey,” he stated.
The 56-year-old Australian coach stated throughout the necessary two-week quarantine interval after re-joining the nationwide camp earlier this month, the gamers have been tasked to reinvigorate their Olympic purpose by studying the nation’s Olympic historical past.
The gamers got assignments to current to the group over video convention about their learnings from particular person tales and the way they will implement these learnings as a crew going ahead of their quest for Olympic success.
“Over the past two weeks, we used the time to find out about India’s extraordinary Olympic historical past,” the pinnacle coach stated.
“The gamers’ job was to review quite a lot of the Olympic tales and current to the group their particular person learnings and what can we use as a crew going ahead. Going via quarantine collectively is one thing we will utilise throughout our journey over the subsequent 12 months.”
Presently, 33 male and 24 feminine gamers are in Bengaluru for the camp. The sunshine depth nationwide camp is anticipated to proceed until September 30.