Bengaluru: The Indian Women’s Hockey Team on Saturday left for the Republic Of Korea for a three-match Series against their host.
The team left from Bengaluru for the series to be held in Jinchun from May 20.
The team led by striker Rani and Vice-Captained by Goalkeeper Savita will look at this Series as ideal preparation for the forthcoming FIH Women’s Series Finals Hiroshima 2019 which is scheduled to be held from June 15- 23 in Hiroshima, Japan.
Since the start of the year, the Indian team has also toured Spain in January-February 2019 where they played matches against the host nation and Ireland, which saw them finish with a record of two wins, three draws and a loss.
The team also embarked on their Malaysia Tour in April 2019 which saw them remain unbeaten against the Malaysian Women’s Hockey team as they won four matches and drew one.
For the Series against Korea, the team will see the return of their Captain Rani as well as their dragflicker Gurjit Kaur.