Indian women’s hockey team wins FIH nations cup 

India hockey team wins Women’s FIH Nations Cup 2022:

The Indian women’s Hockey team led by Captain Savita Punia beat Spain 1-0 in the final to win the inaugural FIH Nations Cup played at Valencia, Spain. The winning goal was scored by Gurjit Kaur of India. The win sealed India’s berth in the 2023-24 Pro League.

Hockey India has announced a cash prize of Rs 2 lakh for every member of the squad and Rs 1 lakh each for all the support staff. India ended the tournament with a perfect record of five wins in five matches. The Indian team beat Chile (3-1), Japan (2-1), and South Africa (2-0) in the group stage before a thrilling 2-1 win over Ireland in the penalty shootout in the semifinal.

Hockey India shared a video of the team’s celebrations after winning the trophy and collecting their gold medals.


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Social media is full of congratulatory messages after India won the exciting tournament and qualified for the Pro League.