Bhubaneswar: Odisha Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik congratulated two hockey players from the state for making it to the 18-member squad of Indian Men’s Hockey Team for the FIH Series Finals.
The Odisha CM took to his Twitter handle to extend his best wishes to the two players vice-captain Birendra Lakra and Amit Rohidas.
Congratulate hockey players from #Odisha, vice-captain Birendra Lakra & Amit Rohidas for making it to the 18-member squad of Indian Men’s Hockey Team for the #FIHSeriesFinals to be played at #KalingaStadium in #Bhubaneswar from June 6-15. Best wishes to the team. #Odisha2019 pic.twitter.com/DDf7pscAST
— Naveen Patnaik (@Naveen_Odisha) May 28, 2019
Hockey India has named the 18-member Indian Men’s Hockey Team for the much-awaited FIH Men’s Series Finals scheduled to begin on 6 June at the iconic Kalinga Hockey Stadium.
The event will see India grouped in Pool A along with Russia, Poland and Uzbekistan while 18th Asian Games Gold Medalist Japan, Mexico, USA, and South Africa are grouped in Pool B.