Hockey, India Tour of Australia 2022: LIVE Streaming, When and Where To Watch, Schedule, Squad, Tickets

Hockey India has announced a 23-man squad for India's forthcoming Tour of Australia, which will kick off on November 26, 2022 in Adelaide.

Harmanpreet Singh will lead the Indian side against Australia. (Image Credits - Instagram)
By Abhiruchi Rout | Nov 20, 2022 | 2 Min Read follow icon Follow Us

The Indian Hockey Team will play five matches against Australia in preparation for the forthcoming FIH Odisha Hockey Men’s World Cup Bhubaneswar-Rourkela 2023, which will commence on January 13, 2023.  Hockey India has announced a 23-man squad for India’s forthcoming Tour of Australia, which will kick off on November 26, 2022 in Adelaide. These matches will serve as a litmus test for the team led by Harmanpreet Singh and vice-captained by Amit Rohidas ahead of the premier tournament in 2023. Team India have already departed for Adelaide from the Kempegowda International Airport, Bengaluru for the five-match Series.

This will be the Indian men’s hockey team’s first tour since its trip to Argentina last year, and its first visit to Australia since May 2019. The Australian men’s hockey team is presently rated first in the world, while India is placed fifth. This will be their first meeting since the Commonwealth Games 2022 final, in which Australia defeated India to earn the gold medal. Indian Women’s hockey team will also play a Test series in Australia in May 2023. However, the exact dates for the same hasn’t been confirmed.

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Hockey, India Tour of Australia 2022: LIVE Streaming, When and Where To Watch

The LIVE Streaming of the India Tour of Australia 2022 isn’t available yet. We will update you with the information once it is out.

Hockey, India Tour of Australia 2022: Schedule For The Competition

India will meet Australia in a five-match series beginning on November 26, 2022. They will play back-to-back matches on the 26th and 27th of November, followed by their third match on the 30th. Following a two-day break, the two teams will meet again on December 3rd and 4th. All games will take place at Adelaide’s Mate Stadium.

Hockey, India Tour of Australia 2022: Squad

India

Defenders: Jarmanpreet Singh, Surender Kumar, Harmanpreet Singh (C), Amit Rohidas (V/C), Jugraj Singh, Mandeep Mor, Nilam Sanjeep Xess, Varun Kumar

Midfielders: Sumit, Manpreet Singh, Hardik Singh, Shamsher Singh, Nilakanta Sharma, Rajkumar Pal, Mohd. Raheel Mouseen, Akashdeep Singh, Gurjant Singh

Forwards: Mandeep Singh, Abhishek, Dilpreet Singh, Sukhjeet Singh.

Australia

The Australian Hockey Team hasn’t been announced yet.

Hockey, India Tour of Australia 2022: Tickets

The Tickets for the Five-match series are available on the Ticketek.com.au. One can find the link on the official field hockey website of Australia.





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