Thursday, November 8, 2012

India is Ready for 2012 Recife Women's World Cup

From 10th to 17th November will take place in Recife, Brazil, the 11th Women's World Cup. Once again, after the participation in Alcobendas (Spain) India will take part of the most important competition over the World with a team composed by 10 players. India is included in Group D together with Germany, Colombia and Japan, in a total of 14 countries. Perhaps the difficulty of this group it's not impossible to increase the last position obtained in last World Cup.
The results of India's matches were:

11/11 13:30 Colombia 8-0 India
12/11 12:00  Germany 8-0 India
13/11 12:00         India 4-2 Japan
15/11 10:30    India 4-5 England 
16/11 12:00   Uruguay 4-3 India
17/11 11:30         India 6-7 USA 

Brazilian Time: UTC/GMT -3h

India National Team in Opening Ceremony in Recife
The Indian squad was already announced:

1 - Kanika Khatan             22 years old 
2 - Yashdeep Kaur             23 years old  
3 - Harpreet Kaur              19 years old 
4 - Milanpreet Kaur           22 years old 
5 - Navneet                        20 years old
6 - Shweta Chhabra           19 years old 
7 - Parveen Kaur               21 years old 
8 - Mandeep Kaur Saini    20 years old 
9 - Beant Kaur                   19 years old 
10 - Ritu Nagpal                29 years old 

The technical members are: Gulrattan Singh Rathor, Naresh Kumar Sharma and Madhu Bahl.

As our blog knows the national team prepared the World Cup in Asia Cup, that took place in Hefei, China during the last week. Due to the lack of news, only possible with Macau's newspapers, was possible to know the performance of our Ladies, that won the title for the 4th time (2007, 2009, 2010). The results were:
            Macau 3-15 India
Chinese Taipei 3-0 Macau
              India 13-0 Macau
                          Macau 0-3 Chinese Taipei
Still missing the matches between India and Chinese Taipei

This is a good news befor the participation in World Cup.

Roller Hockey in India Blog wishes a good luck to our team, and they can enjoy this opportunity to improve their hockey skills and meet different people from several countries in the World.

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