India will be favourites to win their second consecutive Asian Games title.
India has had a dominating show at the Asian level and would like to reiterate that.
India would be looking towards reinforcing their Asian credentials with another gold medal.
Asian Games are slated to be held from August 18 to September 2 in the Indonesian cities of Jakarta and Palembang.
Hakam Singh Bhattal was given the Dhyan Chand Award in 2008.
Riding high on the runners-up performance at last month's Champions Trophy, India hockey captain Manpreet Singh is targeting the gold medal at the upcoming Asian Games.
Sjoerd Marijne-coached India have 1138 points as they made it to the last eight round at the World Cup in London last week.
Poor execution in shoot-off cost India dearly.
Women's Hockey World Cup: India knocked out after a 1-3 defeat in the quarters.
Sjoerd Marijne-coached India will take on Ireland on for a place in the semi-finals.
India last played in a quarter-final encounter 40 years ago in the 1978 Women's World Cup in Madrid.
Sjoerd Marijne-coached India will take on Ireland on Thursday for a place in the semi-finals.
Women's Hockey World Cup Highlights, India vs Italy Hockey Match: India defeated Italy 3-0 to enter the quarter-final of the 2018 World Cup. Lalremsiami, Neha Goyal and Vandana Katariya were the goal scorers for India.
India take on Italy in the cross-over stage with the winner going on to face Ireland in the quarter-finals of the Women's Hockey World Cup 2018.
Indian women's hockey team captain Rani Rampal said that India need to produce their A-game against Italy.
Rani Rampal scored the equaliser for India vs the USA in their third and final Pool b match of the women's hockey World Cup.
Women's Hockey World Cup Highlights, India vs USA Hockey Match: Rani Rampal scored the equaliser for India in the 31st minute after Margaux Paolino of USA put her team in the lead in the 11th minute.
India women's hockey team had a spirited start to their World Cup campaign with a 1-1 draw against hosts and World No.2 England.