Indian women's hockey team announced for FIH Women's Hockey World Cup

The goalkeeper of the team, Savita, will lead the Indian squad with Deep Grace Ekka serving the team as the deputy captain.

Indian women's hockey team announced for FIH Women's Hockey World Cup
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The 18-member Indian women's hockey squad for the FIH Women's Hockey World Cup was announced by ‘Hockey India’ on Tuesday. The tournament will take place in Spain and the Netherlands from July 1 to 17 this year.

The team skipper Rani Rampal, is the only noticeable absence, as the former captain is still receiving treatment for a hamstring ailment.