The Indian Men’s Hockey Team will return to action at FIH Hockey Pro League when they take on the Olympic Champions Belgium in a crucial contest on June 12 at Sportcentrum Wilrijkse Plein in Antwerp.

Currently placed second in the pool table with 29 points in 13 matches, the Indian team are coming off a successful first game where they drew with the Red Devils 3-3 before winning the shootout bonus by a scoreline of 5-4.  Previously, after starting the home leg with a 5-4 win and a 3-5 loss against Spain, the Indian team went on to secure match points against every team they played- Argentina (2-2 (1-3 SO) and 4-3), England (3-3 (3-2 SO) and 4-3) and Germany (3-0 and 3-1).

08:00 PM: Hello and Welcome to the live updates of the FIH Men’s Pro League encounter between India and Belgium.

Team India

The Indian Men’s Hockey squad, led by Amit Rohidas, will play the second game of the double-header against Belgium today. India is currently occupying the second spot in the FIH Men’s Hockey Pro League table. They are just two points behind the top-placed Netherlands.  

India Squad

Goalkeepers: Suraj Karkera, Sreejesh Parattu Raveendran

Defenders: Surender Kumar, Harmanpreet Singh (Vice Captain), Varun Kumar, Amit Rohidas (Captain), Jugraj Singh, Jarmanpreet Singh

Midfielders: Manpreet Singh, Hardik Singh, Shamsher Singh, Vivek Sagar Prasad, Akashdeep Singh, Nilakanta Sharma

Forwards: Gurjant Singh, Mandeep Singh, Shilanand Lakra, Sukhjeet Singh, Lalit Kumar Upadhyay, Abhishek

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