Pools and match schedule for Odisha Hockey Men’s World Cup Bhubaneswar 2018 revealed
The International Hockey Federation (FIH) on Tuesday announced the pools and match schedule for the Odisha Hockey Men’s World Cup in Bhubaneswar 2018, taking place in India between November 28 and December 16, 2018. The hosts, India have been placed in Group C alongside Belgium, Canada, and South Africa for the prestigious event.
The 19-day tourney will witness sixteen of the best Hockey teams around the world engaged in a stiff competition to lift the coveted title.
The Kalinga Stadium which is currently being renovated for the upcoming event is expected to fill in the 16000 capacity stadium
Odisha Hockey Men’s World Cup Bhubaneswar 2018 – Pools
Pool A: Argentina, New Zealand, Spain, France
Pool B: Australia, England, Ireland, China
Pool C: Belgium, India, Canada, South Africa
Pool D: Netherlands, Germany, Malaysia, Pakistan