Tue, 25 Jan 2022

New Delhi [India], January 15 (ANI): Hockey India on Saturday named 66 players for the upcoming Junior women's National Camp which begins from Monday at the Sports Authority of India (SAI) in Bengaluru.

The players have been selected on the basis of Hockey India sanctioned domestic junior events in 2021. The camp will be held with the aim to select the core probable list of players.

Highlighting the importance of the Junior Women's National Camp, India Women's Team Chief Coach Janneke Schopman said, "The list of players has been selected keeping in mind not only the upcoming Junior Women's tournaments this year, including the FIH Hockey Women's Junior World Cup South Africa 2021 and the next World Cup scheduled for 2023 but also a long term vision for 2028 Olympic Games.

"We wish to send our best team to the tournament and with the extended time in our hands, this camp will help us in recognising players that can showcase their talent on the big stage for the future. It is also a learning opportunity for everyone, and for us to ensure that we are ready for the challenge that lies in front of us," she added.

List of players selected:1. Khushboo2. Preeti3. Vaishnavi Phalke4. Annu5. Beauty Dungdung6. Mumtaz Khan7. Rutuja Pisal8. Aanchal Sahu9. Anisha Sahu10. Anjali Panwar11. Chandana J12. Kajal Bara13. Kurmapu Ramya14. Manita15. Manveet Kaur16. Monu17. Pramodni Lakra18. Sp Likitha19. Mahima Tete20. Jyoti Chhatri21. Manju Chorsiya22. Neelam23. Mudugula Bhavani24. Samiksha Saxena25. Adira S26. Ashwini Kolekar27. Bharani Sathram28. Dechamma Ganapathi29. Dhapa Devi30. Hema Singh31. Kajal Sadashiv Atpadkar32. Kalpana Kumari33. Kshetrimayum Sonia Devi34. Sanjana35. Madhuri Kindo36. Momita Oram37. Navneet Kaur38. Neha Kumari39. Nidhi40. Palak41. Priyanka42. Shaya Kaveramma Ba43. Shail Kumari Gupta44. Anjana Dungdung45. Swarnika Rawat46. Tejaswini Dn47. Vinamrata Yadav48. Vishali Sharma49. Priyanka Yadav50. Jyothi Edula51. Jyoti Singh52. Mary Kandulana53. Taranpreet Kaur54. Nikita Toppo55. Sanskriti Sarwan56. Nishi Yadav57. Hina Bano58. Ranji Kerketta59. Ruchika Upadhyay60. Deepika Soreng61. Kanchan Nidhi Kerketta62. Neeraj Rana63. Anjali Gautam64. Hritika Singh65. Soniya Kumre66. Bhumiksha Sahu (ANI)

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