The Junior Hockey World Cup starts today (November 24) at the Kalinga Stadium in Bhubaneswar. The first match is between the defending champions India, and France.
With the senior men's team clinching a bronze medal in Tokyo 2020 in August this year after four decades, Indian hockey fans are now expecting the junior squad to gather experience from here and to win the medal in 2024 Games.
The top teams like New Zealand, England, and Australia were not playing because of the Covid situation.
India is placed in pool B alongside Canada, France, and Poland.
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Full details regarding the match:
Match Time: India vs France Hockey match starts at 7.30 pm IST
Match Date: November 24, 2021, Wednesday
Where To Watch:
On TV: Star Sports 1, Star Sports 3, and Star Sports 1 HD will telecast the Knockout and Final matches.
Live Streaming: Disney+Hotstar
Today's match can be seen on Disney+Hotstar, and Watch. Hockey