India’s women’s hockey team had a huge victory at the 2022 Hockey World Cup



On July 12, 2022, India earned their first victory in the Women’s Hockey World Cup 2022. In the sudden death penalty round, he won 3-2 over Canada. By the start of the game, both teams’ scores were even at 1. India’s Navneet Kaur received the Player of the Match award. The Indian women’s team, however, has been eliminated from contention for a medal.

On July 11, 2022, a crossover game between India and Spain was played in Teresa (Spain), where India lost 0–1. There must be a close battle between the two teams in that game for at least three quarters. However, Marta Segu scored on the rebound with three minutes remaining in the game to eliminate India from contention for the championship. There were 16 teams competing in the Women’s Hockey World Cup. 5 of these groups are made up of Confederations Nations teams.

In the first quarter of the game between India and Canada, the Indian team, which was captained by goalie Savita, was behind 0-1 in the score. In the 11th minute, Madeline Secco of Canada scored from a penalty corner. In the second quarter, Canada also earned a penalty corner, but Kathleen Leahy was unable to beat the Indian defence and score.