Indian girls’s hockey staff defender Salima Tete has said that she may be very decided to be a constant performer for the nationwide facet within the subsequent few years.
Salima, who was a part of India’s triumphant marketing campaign on the FIH Girls’s Sequence Finals and Olympic Qualifiers, added that 2019 was definitely a very powerful yr of her profession.
“2019 will stay a very powerful yr for me. I grew to become a daily member of the Indian facet final yr and I used to be very lucky to be a part of key victories on the FIH Girls’s Sequence Finals Hiroshima 2019 and FIH Hockey Olympic Qualifiers 2019,” stated Salima.
I’m very decided to maintain bettering my sport and be a constant performer for the nationwide facet within the subsequent few years. I really feel consistency is essential for any athlete and it is my greatest precedence,” she added.
Whereas talking about Tokyo Olympics preparations, the defender stated the Indian staff is heading in the right direction.
“We’re extraordinarily glad to be finishing up sports activities actions. Preparation is essential for any event and we wish to be effectively ready for the Olympics particularly. We’re very grateful for the efforts put in by Hockey India and SAI,” stated the 18-year-old.
“We could not have begun our preparations if Hockey India and SAI did not put all of the procedures in place brilliantly. The staff is shaping up very effectively in the intervening time and we’re heading in the right direction so far as our preparation for the Olympics is worried,” she added.
Salima additional stated she may be very lucky to be enjoying alongside senior gamers corresponding to Deep Grace Ekka and Gurjit Kaur.
“It is the perfect time to be a teenager within the Indian staff. There are such a lot of skilled gamers who’re at all times there to information and assist us with our video games. I’m very lucky to be enjoying with Deep Grace Ekka and Gurjit Kaur. I’ve realized loads from them and I’m sure that there is a lot extra left to be taught as effectively.”