New Delhi, November 10 (Language) The Indian women’s hockey team may have been placed with world number five Germany in the FIH Olympic Qualifiers, but captain Savita Punia says that her team has the ability to deal with this challenge.
The hosts are the second best team from sixth position in the Indian leg of the Olympic qualifiers to be held from January 13 to 19 in Ranchi, with the other teams being New Zealand (ninth), Japan (11th), Chile (14th), USA (15th), Italy (19th). ) and Czech Republic (25th).
Another eight teams will also battle it out for Olympic berths in Valencia, Spain.
Savita said, “We have full confidence in our ability and we are not afraid of the ranking of our rival teams. We are ready to face all the strong teams coming to India for the FIH Hockey Olympic Qualifiers. ,
He said, “We played Germany in July so we know who we are up against. ,
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