The Indian women’s hockey team suffered its first defeat in the FIH Pro League. On Sunday, Spain defeated the Indian players 3-4. Spain player Jeanne put pressure on the Indian players by scoring the first goal for the team in the first 35 seconds of the match.
Begona Jarcia (4th, 24th minute) then scored, while Malen Jarcia (15th minute) scored from a penalty corner to ensure the team’s win. For India, debutants Sangeeta Kumari (10th minute), Salima Tete (22nd) and Namita (49th) scored the goal.
This is India’s first defeat in four matches. At the same time, Spain registered its first win in the league. India has earlier defeated China in two matches and Oman.