Indian Sr. Women hockey team is all set for FIH Women’s Series Finals 2019 scheduled to held at Hiroshima from 15th June’19. Rani and Savita will be leading the team as captain and vice-captain, respectively.
Below are the details of the team:
Goalkeepers – Savita (Vice Captain) and Rajani Etimarpu
Defenders – Deep Grace Ekka, Nisha, Gurjit Kaur, Salima Tete, Sunita Lakra
Midfielders – Monika, Nikki Pradhan, Lilima Minz, Neha Goyal, Sushila Chanu Pukhrambam
Forwards – Rani (Captain), Vandana Katariya, Navjot Kaur, Navneet Kaur, Lalremsiami, Jyoti
Chief Coach Sjoerd Marijne said that the team is balanced and well prepared. Reena Khokar is missing from the match due to injury and is replaced by Nisha. After having good exposure in Spain, Malaysia, and Republic of Korea tours, the team got to learn many things and worked upon the improvement points to give their best in the FIH Finals.
All the very best team, India!
Looking forward to great matches in the Final Series.