Tomorrow is the important day for Indian hockey, when Team India or Men in blue will play against their arch-rivals Pakistan in the opening game of the 2018 Champions Trophy in Breda, Netherlands. In 2018 Champions Trophy, there are six teams participating in the prestigious tournament and will play against each other round-robin format. the six teams are India, Australia, Belgium Pakistan, Netherlands, and Argentina. If we talk about the current ranking scenario than India is currently ranked number 6 in the FIH World Rankings, while on the other hand, Pakistan are ranked number 13 in the latest rankings. But if we talk about the record, then Pakistan wins more than India in this tournament. Team India hasn’t able to win this tournament since it’s debut, while Pakistan has won it three times.
Information about India vs Pakistan FIH Champions Trophy
1) Which two teams will play the opening game of 2018 FIH Champions Trophy Match?
Team India and Team Pakistan will play the opening encounter game of 2018 FIH Champions Trophy Match
2) What is the location of India vs Pakistan 2018 FIH Champions Trophy Match?
The match between India and Pakistan will be played at Breda, Holland.
3) At what time India vs Pakistan 2018 FIH Champion Trophy match will be played?
The match will be played on June 23rd, 2018, Saturday, at 14:00 (local time), 17:30 p.m (IST).
4) On which channels people can watch the match live?
People can watch the live action on Star Sports 1, and Star Sports HD1.
5) Where can you watch Live Streaming of India vs Pakistan Champions Trophy 2018 Match?
you can watch the live streaming of India vs Pakistan Champions Trophy Match at Hotstar. you can also follow the live blog of Newsfolo.com, where you can get the minute-by-minute update of the match
2018 Hockey India vs Pakistan Match Champions Trophy Team Squads
Indian Team: Team India seems quite balanced this time, as they have Goalkeepers like– Sreejesh Parattu Raveendran (C), Krishan Bahadur Pathak, Defenders like– Harmanpreet Singh, Varun Kumar, Surender Kumar, Jarmanpreet Singh, Birendra Lakra, Amit Rohidas, Midfielders– Manpreet Singh, Chinglensana Singh Kangujam (vice-captain), Sardar Singh, Vivek Sagar Prasad.
Forwards: Sunil Sowmarpet Vitalacharya, Ramandeep Singh, Mandeep Singh, Sumit Kumar (Jr.), Akashdeep Singh, Dilpreet Singh.
Pakistan Team: Pakistan line-up is also looking great. They have two players, who have been played more than 100 INTL matches, so their experience will be more helpful for Pakistan to clash against India. they have– Rizwan Sr, Imran, Mazhar, Amjad, Irfan Sr, Mubashir, Aleem, Ammad, Touseeq, Rashid, Tasawar, Rizwan Jr, Abu Bakar, Irfan Jr, Arslan, Umar, Rizwan Sr, Shafqat, Ali Shan, Azfar, Aijaz & Rana Sohail.
India to win! Scoreline prediction : IND 4-2 PAK.