07 July :- Hockey India has announced women’s team for the upcoming Asian Games. Asian Games have been organized from August 18 to September 2 at Jakarta. The winner of this tournament will be given a direct ticket to the Tokyo Olympics, and this will be the mind of Indian women to win this competition with a big margin. Women’s coach Jord Marin has also maintained confidence that the team will be the best performer under the leadership of Rani Rampal.
Indian team for Asian Games –
Goalkeeper – Savita (vice-captain), Rajni Atimaapru
Defenders – Deep Grace Ekka, Sunita Lakra, Deepika, Gurjeet Kaur, Reena Khokkar
Middle plank – Namita Toppo, Lilima Minz, Monika, Udita, Nikki Pradhan, Neha Goyal
Leading alliance – Rani Rampal (captain), Vandana Kataria, Laremisamy, Navjeet Kaur, Navjyot Kaur