Women’s Hockey World League : India defeated Belarus
West Vancouver (Canada) : On the brilliant performance of Captain Rani and player Gurjeet Kaur, The Indian women’s hockey team has qualified the finals of Women’s Hockey World League Round-2. In a match played in Canada on saturday, India an impressive 4-0 win against Belarus. Now, In the final match, Indian team will Face Chile.
With this victory India also sealed a berth in the Women’s Hockey World League Semi Final to be held in June- July. The event is also a qualifier for the FIH Women’s World Cup 2018.
India were quick to earn their first PC in the 13th minute and it was Gurjit Kaur whose stunning goal gave India a 1-0 lead in the first quarter.
Skipper Rani helped in taking India’s lead to a comfortable 2-0 at half time when she successfully converted a penalty stroke in the 20th minute.
Rani succeeded with a brilliant field goal that took India’s lead to a strong 3-0 in the 40th minute. Two minutes before the end of the match in 58th minute, Gurjeet kaur’s scored a goal on a penalty stroke and India win a 4-0 over Belarus.