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    HOCKEY PUNJAB’S TWO JUNIOR WOMEN HOCKEY PLAYERS REPRESENTING JUNIOR INDIAN WOMEN HOCKEY TEAM FOR CHILE TOUR

  • JALANDHAR, 08 January 2021: Hockey Punjab’s Two women Hockey players namely Rashanpreet Kaur (Goalkeeper) and Baljeet Kaur (Forward) will represent Indian Junior Women Hockey Team during six matches tour of Chile starting from January 17th. This information given by Sh. Nitin Kohli President Hockey Punjab and S. Pargat Singh Padma Shri, General Secretary of Hockey Punjab in a joint Statement here this evening. According to them Hockey India announced 24 members Indian Junior Women Hockey Team for the above said tour. The Indian Junior Women's Hockey Team is all set to tour Chile for their much-needed preparations for the all-important Junior World Cup this year. The team will take on the Junior Chile Team on 17 January 2021 and 18 January 2021. Thereafter, the Indian Junior Team will be up against the Senior Chile Team on 20 January 2021, 21 January 2021, 23 January 2021 and 24 January 2021. Hockey India on Friday named the 24-member Indian Junior Women's Hockey squad for the tour. The Indian Junior Women's Team, which will be Captained by Defender Suman Devi Thoudam with Defender Ishika Chaudhary serving as the Vice-Captain, consists of Goalkeepers Khushboo and Rashanpreet Kaur, Defenders Mahima Choudhary, Priyanka, Gagandeep Kaur, Sushma Kumari and Akshata Dhekale, Midfielders Baljeet Kaur, Chetna, Mariana Kujur, Ajmina Kujur, Reet, Prabhleen Kaur, Vaishnavi Phalke and Preeti, and Forwards Jiwan Kishori Toppo, Mumtaz Khan, Rutuja Pisal, Sangita Kumari, Beauty Dungdung, Lalrindiki and Deepika.