Kakamigahara (Japan). The Indian team, which is in excellent form, will compete against Japan in the Women’s Junior Asia Cup semi-finals on Saturday with the intention of maintaining this rhythm.
India has not lost a single match in the tournament so far. After defeating Uzbekistan, Malaysia, Chinese Taipei, they drew with Korea. The Indian team remained unbeaten at the top of Pool A.
With a win on Saturday, the team will qualify for the FIH Junior Women’s World Cup along with reaching the finals. The top three teams of the tournament will get direct entry to the FIH Junior Women’s World Cup which will be played from November 29 to December 10 in Santiago, Chile.
Indian captain Preeti expressed confidence of victory and said, “Being one of the top teams in Asia, a good performance here is very important for us.” We also want to maintain this rhythm. Our goal is to qualify for the Junior Women’s World Cup and we are just one win away from it. So we will give our best in the semi-finals.”
India beat Uzbekistan by 22 in the first match. 0 and then beat Malaysia by 2. Defeated by 1. Match 2 against Korea. Draw by 2 while Chinese Taipei 11 . Japan defeated Hong Kong China by 23.0 and Indonesia by 21. Defeated by 0. After losing to China by one goal, they beat Kazakhstan 8.0.
The match is on Saturday night at 9. It will start at 30.