Hockey India on Sunday named 25 gamers, together with the members of nationwide crew that secured a historic fourth place on the Tokyo Olympics, for the senior girls’s nationwide teaching Camp scheduled to start right here from Monday.
“The core group which also includes the 16 players who were part of the Indian contingent at the Olympic Games Tokyo 2020 will report on Sunday, 12 September for the National Camp which will conclude on 20 October 2021,” HI stated in a launch.
The 25 probables embody Gagandeep Kaur, Mariana Kujur, Suman Devi Thoudam and Mahima Choudhary, who’ve been moved to the Senior Core Group from the Junior ranks.
Experienced participant Lilima Minz, Rashmita Minz, Jyoti, Rajwinder Kaur and Manpreet Kaur too have acquired a call-up for the camp.
Salima Tete, Lalremsiami and Sharmila who had been a part of the Olympic squad will be part of the junior Indian girls’s crew’s ongoing nationwide teaching camp on the similar campus in SAI, Bengaluru.
Bichu Devi Kharibam who was additionally a part of the Olympic Core group will now be part of the Junior National Camp.
The junior core Group is at present getting ready for the all-important FIH Junior Women’s World Cup to be held later this yr in South Africa.
“While the campaign in Tokyo ended on a disappointing note for the players as it was a case of so near yet so far from the medal, the love and support the players have received over these past few weeks has been incredible and this has motivated them to do better,” Hockey India President Gyanendro Ningombam stated.
Core Probable Group: Savita, Rajani Etimarpu, Deep Grace Ekka, Reena Khokhar, Manpreet Kaur, Gurjit Kaur, Nisha, Nikki Pradhan, Monika, Neha, Lilima Minz, Sushila Chanu Pukhrambam, Namita Toppo, Rani, Vandana Katariya, Navjot Kaur, Navneet Kaur, Rajwinder Kaur, Udita, Rashmita Minz, Jyoti, Gagandeep Kaur, Mariana Kujur, Suman Devi Thoudam, Mahima Choudhary.