HIL will help in reviving Indian hockey, feel former players

Pargat and Shahid along with former goalkeeper Mir Ranjan Negi, drag-flicker Jugraj Singh and forward Deepak Thakur would form the Hindi commentary panel for Star Sports.

updated: January 14, 2013 17:59 IST
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New Delhi: Former hockey players feel that the much-awaited Hockey India League will help in reviving the dwindling fortunes of the game in the country.

"After a long time such an opportunity has come. Technical exchange of knowledge and skills between players and coaches would help improve the status of the game in the country," former India captain and Olympian Pargat Singh said.

Olympian Mohammed Shahid believes that it would be a treat to watch the best talents from across the world in the league.

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