Hockey India name 22-member Women’s Group for FIH Pro League matches versus Germany

Hockey India name 22-member Womens Team for FIH Pro League matches against Germany

Hockey India name 22-member Women’s Group for FIH Pro League matches versus Germany


The matches will be held more than the weekend on Saturday (March 12) and Sunday (March 13) at the legendary Kalinga Hockey Stadium in Bhubaneswar, Odisha. The workforce will be led by Savita and Vice Captained by Deep Grace Ekka.

The Indian team will see two new faces in promising young defender Akshata Abaso Dhekale of Maharashtra and striker Deepika Jr of Haryana who were being picked in the Senior Main team adhering to outstanding effectiveness in the Hockey India Countrywide Championship.

The 22-member squad for the double-header against Germany contains Savita, Bichu Devi Kharibam in goal.

Defenders Deep Grace Ekka, Gurjit Kaur, Nikki Pradhan, Udita and Akshata Abaso Dhekale when the midfielders picked are Nisha, Salima Tete, Sushila Chanu Pukhrambam, Jyoti, Monika, Neha, Navjot Kaur and Sonika who returns to the team soon after just about two years.

The forwardline will see Rajwinder Kaur, Sharmila Devi, Navneet Kaur, Lalremsiami, Sangita Kumari, Mariana Kujur and Deepika Jr. On top of that, Rajani Etimarpu, Ishika Chaudhary, Namita Toppo have been named as standbys for the double-header.

Talking about the workforce collection, Janneke Schopman, Chief Coach of Indian Women’s Hockey Group mentioned, “It’s an interesting time for us actively playing but once again two back again-to-back Professional League video games at property against an esteemed opponent.

“Germany is a very constant crew with almost certainly the ideal simple abilities all-around the entire world. They defend pretty effectively and are fast to attack. I feel we have picked a great combine of youthful talent and knowledge and we’re hunting to establish on our performance vs Spain.”

Indian Women’s Workforce:


1. Savita (Captain)

2. Bichu Devi Kharibam


3. Deep Grace Ekka (Vice Captain)

4. Gurjit Kaur

5. Nikki Pradhan

6. Udita

7. Akshata Abaso Dhekale


8. Nisha

9. Salima Tete

10. Sushila Chanu Pukhrambam

11. Jyoti

12. Monika

13. Neha

14. Navjot Kaur

15. Sonika


16. Rajwinder Kaur

17. Sharmila Devi

18. Navneet Kaur

19. Lalremsiami

20. Sangita Kumari

21. Mariana Kujur



1.Rajani Etimarpu

2.Ishika Chaudhary

3.Namita Toppo

Matches will be telecast live on Star Sports activities Decide on 2, Star Sports activities Select 2 Hd, and streamed are living on Disney+ Hotstar at 5 PM IST on March 12 and March 13.

Supply: Hi Release

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