Up to date: Oct 08, 2019 13:36 IST
Bengaluru (Karnataka) [India], Oct 8 (ANI): The Indian Junior males’s hockey workforce left from the Kempegowda Worldwide Airport, right here on late Monday night time to participate within the ninth Sultan of Johor Cup in Johor Bahru in Malaysia.
The Indian aspect is scheduled to play 5 round-robin league-stage matches in the course of the competitors, which might be held from October 12 to 19.
“All of the members of the Indian aspect are very excited for the ninth Sultan of Johor Cup. We have now educated very exhausting on the Sports activities Authority of India (SAI) and we’re wanting ahead to making use of our learnings within the competitors, particularly towards prime sides similar to Australia and Nice Britain,” skipper Mandeep Mor stated.
“We have now a well-balanced aspect and all gamers are raring to go. This event is a implausible alternative for us and we’ve got to make sure that we execute our plans correctly in all matches,” he added.
The Indian workforce will play their first match towards Malaysia on October 12 in Johor Bahru, following which they may play towards New Zealand and Japan on October 13 and 15 respectively on the similar venue.
The Junior workforce will then face Australia and Nice Britain on October 16 and 18 respectively. The ultimate, Third-4th classification match and Fifth-Sixth classification recreation might be held on October 19. (ANI)