London: The Indian women’s hockey team entered to the quarter-finals after defeating Italy by 3-0 on Tuesday at Lee Valley Hockey & Tennis Centre in London.
The 10th-ranked India proved that they are a better team when they beat 17th ranked Italy 3-0 with goals from Lalremsiami, Neha Goyal and Vandana.
The India team in the quarter final will today face Ireland, who had defeated them in their second Pool B match of the tournament.
Earlier, the team suffered a 1-4 defeat against hosts Spain in the fourth game to trail 1-2 in the five-match series. Team India had to fight their way back against Ireland to salvage their World Cup Campaign.