30 June, Antwerp, Belgium
In the Hockey World League semi-finals tournament, Indian eves will play their quarter-final match today against reigning world champions Netherlands at Antwerp, Belgium.
The match will begin at 9:30 PM Indian Time. India’s woman campaign have been in a rough patch as they lost 3 pool games out of four.
The men’s team will be seen in action tomorrow, Wednesday as they take on Malayasia in the quarter finals.
Top three from both Men’s and Women’s section in this tournament will qualify for next year’s Rio Olympics. While the Indian Men’s team has already qualified by virtue of a Gold at Incheon Asian Games, the Indian eves are eyeing an Olympic berth.
It has been 35 years since Indian women’s team made an Olympic appearance in 1980.