Baskaran will work closely with Hockey India State Member Units to ensure consistency and delivery of Hockey India high performance coaching programmes. He will also monitor and evaluate the performance of coaches in Hockey India Member Units and Academies and identify talent for elite coaching opportunities. Baskaran will work together with Oltmans and create, maintain and develop technical content for dissemination.
He will also identify junior and sub junior players, who can be further geared up for the national programme. Baskaran will take up his new role from July 1.