Bhubaneshwar (Odisha) [India]: Indian men’s hockey team were handed a draw for the World Cup 2023 to be held in Odisha after they were put alongside England, Spain and Wales in Pool D.
Placed at the World number 5 position, India are the highest-ranked team in the team. In spite of being the highest ranked in their team securing a location in the quarterfinals will not be very easy for the hosts. India’s team is quite difficult. However with the interplay under residence conditions, they are anticipated to play wonderfully at home. The games between India as well as England are commonly been high-scoring, with England having an advantage in a lot of the major occasions.
The group stage victors will advance straight to the quarterfinals while the other staying teams positioned second and also third will certainly have to play crossover matches to determine their future.
In Swimming pool A, Republic Games champion Australia is clubbed together with Argentina, France and also Chile. Pool B consists of reigning champ Belgium, Oriental champion South Korea, fourth-ranked Germany as well as Japan.
The Netherlands, New Zealand, Malaysia and also Chile are placed in Swimming pool C.
It is among the most significant occasions in World hockey following year. The Hockey Men’s World Cup 2023 will occur at the Kalinga Stadium in Bhubaneshwar and at the Bisra Munda Arena in Rourkela from January 13 to 29, 2023.
While the renowned Kalinga Hockey Arena in Bhubaneswar held the previous edition of the World Cup which was lauded world-over for its remarkable facilities as well as Hockey India’s immaculate execution of the occasion as hosts, this moment the desirable occasion will likewise be held in the heart of Odisha’s hockey belt – Rourkela, a region renowned for its hockey expertise having created various worldwide hockey players.
This is the second consecutive World Cup to be held in India – as well as 4th overall.