Terrace: The Indian team has lost the chance to the quarter finals of the ongoing Women’s Hockey World Cup series. The Indian team lost the cross-over match against the Spanish team by 0-1.
The 15th Women’s Hockey World Cup series is being held in Netherlands and Spain. A total of 16 teams are participating in it. This series started on the 1st and will continue till the 17th. Indian team played in ‘B’ division.
In the first round, India finished with a draw against England and China. However, in the last match, they lost to New Zealand by 3-4. So the Chinese and Indian teams got equal points. However, India finished third in the first round ahead of China on goal difference.
As a result, it qualified to play in the cross-over, the pre-quarterfinal round. In this case, India did many tests against Spain in this cross-over match. Both the teams kept scoreless in the first three rounds. However, Spain scored only one goal in the last 15 minutes. With that, the team has now qualified for the quarter finals.