India rejects proposal of German hockey Coach, Peter Rach

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India rejects proposal of German hockey Coach, Peter Rach

The proposal of Gerhard Peter Rach, who wanted to become coach of the women’s hockey team, has been refused by the Sports Authority of India (SAI) and Hockey India (HI). The authorities were of the view that they do not need any imported coach at the present
time.

It is pertinent to mention here that German hockey coach; Rach was appointed as the first foreign trainer of the Indian men’s hockey team back in 2004 and remained with the squad only for five months. Regardless of bitter experience, he dispatched an application
to the SAI and HI showing his willingness to become coach of the Indian women’s hockey squad. At the same time he also wanted to prepare the men’s hockey team for qualifiers to the 2012