Commonwealth Games: Indian Women's Hockey Team Beats Canada 4-2

Updated: 24 July 2014 23:21 IST

Jaspreet Kaur scored a brace while Poonam Rani and Rani Rampal hit a goal apiece for the winners. Brienne Stairs and Karli Johansen scored a goal apiece for Canada in the Commonwealth games.

Commonwealth Games: Indian Women's Hockey Team Beats Canada 4-2
File Photo of Ritu Rani

Glasgow:
File photo of Ritu Rani
File Photo of Ritu Rani

The Indian women's hockey team won their Pool A opener against Canada 4-2 on the first day of action at the Commonwealth Games here Thursday.

Jaspreet Kaur scored a brace while Poonam Rani and Rani Rampal hit a goal apiece for the winners. Brienne Stairs and Karli Johansen scored a goal apiece for Canada.

India will next take on New Zealand July 27 at the Glasgow National Hockey Centre here.

Topics : Hockey Commonwealth Games 2014 India Womens Hockey Canada Womens Hockey
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