India women’s hockey group leave for Vancouver for World League Round 2

india women's hockey, india women's hockey team, india women's hockey team, ritu rani, universe league, universe joining 2, hockey news, sports news The Indian eves will strive for tip honours when they strife with teams likes Belarus, Canada, Mexico, Trinidad and Tobago, Chile and Uruguay. (Source: Twitter)

High on certainty after scripting a 5-0 array varnish over Belarus progressing this month, a Indian women’s hockey organisation led by striker Rani over for West Vancouver to take partial in a World League Round 2, starting on Apr 1.

The Indian eves will strive for tip honours when they strife with teams likes Belarus, Canada, Mexico, Trinidad and Tobago, Chile and Uruguay in a arriving tournament.

“We go in as a tip ranked organisation and we are assured we will finish in a tip spot. We are going there 10 days before a start of a contest so we will have adequate time to get used to a turf, climate. We will also play dual use matches that will assistance us excellent balance further,” pronounced Rani.

Rani pronounced a organisation has been operative intensely tough in a inhabitant stay in Bhopal underneath a sharp eyes of arch manager Sjoerd Marijne and methodical manager Eric Wonink. Their training was also overseen by Hockey India’s High Performance Director David John.

“We were put by a severe training stay that began in a second week of January. We have worked a lot on a particular skills, brought in a few variations in a techniques to boost speed of play and a organisation has entirely enjoyed operative underneath a new coaches who are really specific in their proceed and safeguard any lady in a organisation knows her responsibilities and what is approaching of her.

“Apart from importance on fitness, there was also special sessions for mental training and it has helped a organisation a lot,” pronounced a captain.

Vice-captain Deep Grace Ekka pronounced that a array win opposite Belarus was a large certainty upholder forward of a World League Round 2.

“This organisation has been together for a while now and we know any others’ strengths and weaknesses. we feel a array win opposite Belarus was a large motivator. There were teenager mistakes that we committed opposite Belarus and we worked on editing those mistakes these past few weeks,” she said.

“Our primary idea is to validate for a World League Semi Final and to do that a concentration will not only be on conflict and speed of play though also a lot of importance will be on a defensive structure,” Ekka added.

The Hockey Women’s World League Semifinal will be hold in Jun and Jul with Johannesburg and Brussels set to be a dual venues.

Speaking about a women’s organisation swell over these past few weeks, Dutch manager Marijne said, “The organisation possess good ability to play quick though we have also emphasised a lot on counterclaim since a good counterclaim structure is what wins championships. We have worked on a possess tiny targets and we am carefree they will fetch us good results.”


Goalkeepers: Savita, Rajani Etimarpu.

Defenders: Deep Grace Ekka, Sunita Lakra, Gurjit Kaur, Renuka Yadav, Lalhlunmawii.

Midfielders: Deepika, Navjot Kaur, Ritu Rani, Monika, Lily Chanu Mayengbam, Namita Toppo.

Forwards: Rani, Vandana Katariya, Poonam Rani, Sonika, Anupa Barla.

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