The Harmanpreet Singh-led Team India is on fire at the ongoing FIH Men’s Hockey World Cup 2023. The team started with a 2-0 win over Spain on Day 1 (January 13) of the seventeen-day tournament, followed by a goalless draw against Pool D table-toppers England. In their third and final Pool match against Wales on January 19, India with a 4-2 win with their search on for the quarterfinals berth. The Graham Reid coached side will now lock horns with New Zealand in the crossover match to seal the berth in the quarterfinals as they eye to end their 48-year trophy drought.
The Harmanpreet Singh-led side is currently ranked sixth in the world, are placed in Pool D along with England, Spain and Wales. They will now face New Zealand on Thursday (January 22) at the Kalinga Stadium in Bhubaneshwar. The Kiwis are coming after a 2-3 loss against Malaysia and are placed third in the Pool C points table with three points.
It has to be seen what this match will offer as both teams will come with their best game.
Here’s all you need to about India vs New Zealand FIH Men’s Hockey World Cup 2023 match:
When and where will India vs New Zealand FIH Men’s Hockey World Cup match take place?
The game between India and New Zealand will take place at Kalinga Stadium in Bhubaneshwar on January 22, 2023 at 7:00 PM IST.
Where to watch the live streaming of India vs New Zealand Men’s Hockey World Cup 2023 match?
The live streaming of the game between India vs New Zealand will be available on Disney+Hotstar app and website.
What are the squads for India and New Zealand in the Men’s Hockey World Cup 2023?
India: PR Sreejesh, Krishna Pathak, Surender Kumar, Harmanpreet Singh (Captain), Varun Kumar, Amit Rohidas (Vice Captain), Nilam Sanjeep Xess, Manpreet Singh, Hardik Singh, Nilakanta Sharma, Shamsher Singh, Vivek Sagar Prasad, Akashdeep Singh, Mandeep Singh, Lalit Kumar Upadhyay, Abhishek, Sukhjeet Singh, Rajkumar Pal, Jugraj Singh
New Zealand: Dom Dixon, Dane Lett, Simon Child, Nick Ross, Sam Hiha, Kim Kingston, Jake Smith, Sam Lane, Simon Yorston, Aidan Sarikaya, Nic Woods (Captain), Joe Morrison, Leon Hayward, Kane Russell, Blair Tarrant, Sean Findlay, Hayden Phillips, Charlie Morrison, Connor Greentree, David Brydon
Where to catch live updates around FIH Men’s Hockey World Cup 2023?
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