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FIH Pro League LIVE: India women’s hockey team to take on USA ahead of World Cup: Follow LIVE

FIH Pro League Live: With the World Cup just 10 days away, the Indian women’s hockey team will look to use their last FIH Pro League double-header match against the US, starting here on Tuesday, to cover their weak areas ahead of the co-hosted marquee event. can be addressed. by the Netherlands and Spain.

Indian women made remarkable performances in their first FIH Pro League season, finishing third in the standings with 24 points from 14 matches, behind Netherlands (32 points from 14 matches) and Argentina, who have already won the title with 42 points. have won. From 16 games.

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Belgium are close to India with 22 points from 14 matches and the Savita Punia-led Indian team will be looking to sign on to a credible third-place finish with a win over the Americans. The second match of the double header will be played on Wednesday.

In their last Pro League bout, India posted a 2-1 shoot-out win (2-2 in regulation time) and a narrow 2-3 defeat to Olympic silver medalist Argentina, here last weekend.

The two matches against the United States of America will provide a perfect platform for the Indians to gauge their strength ahead of the World Cup starting July 1.

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“For us, the most important thing is that we can execute on our plans and do well over the weekend against Argentina. Though we could have done better, but I think these matches before the World Cup are a confidence booster for us. Indian captain Savita said.

“There is still room for improvement for us and we look forward to plugging gaps in the matches against USA. We have gained good momentum and hope to end our debut Pro League campaign with good results.” He added.

Along with the World Cup, Savita said that the team is shaping up really well for the quadrennial tournament.

“We’re glad we got a good chance to play in Europe a few days before the World Cup, so the preparation for the big event has been really great. The team is preparing really well for the World Cup.”

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India’s vice-captain Deep Grace Ekka said that Team USA is confident of thrashing them, who are at the bottom of the FIH Pro League standings with just five points from 12 matches.

“The matches against Argentina were really tough but we are glad that we stuck to the plans and did really well against a strong team. We look forward to the last set of matches of our memorable Pro League campaign. We are confident of getting a positive result against America.

In the World Cup, the Indian women’s hockey team is placed in Pool B along with England, China and New Zealand. India will start their campaign against England in Amstelveen, Netherlands on 3 July.

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FIH Pro League Schedule:

India vs USA: 21 June @ 8:00 PM IST

India vs USA: June 22 @ 8:00 PM IST

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