India win’s Women’s FIH Hockey World League Round Two
India on 15 March 2015 has won FIH Women’s Hockey World League Round Two competition title.
In the final match played at Major Dhyan Chan stadium in New Delhi, Indian women team defeated Poland team by score of 3-1 goals.
In this match, from Indian side Vandana Kataria (15th minute), Ritu Rani scored two goals (44th and 59th minute) which led to victory. Polish team’s Oriana Walasek scored goal for her team at 17th minute.
It should be noted that Women’s Hockey World League Round Two, Indian team was victorious with clean sweep i.e. winning all the six matches played over in this tournament.
Rankings of teams
- India- 1st.
- Poland- 2nd.
- Malaysia- 3rd.
- Thailand- 4th.
- Russia- 5th.
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