Odisha CM Congratulates Deep Grace Ekka on Being Named Vice-captain of Indian Women’s Hockey Team

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Bhubaneswar: Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik has congratulated Odisha player Deep Grace Ekka on being named vice-captain of the Indian Women’s Hockey Team for the FIH Women’s Hockey World Cup Spain & Netherlands 2022.

“Congratulate Odisha player, Deep Grace Ekka on being named vice-captain of the Indian Women’s Hockey Team for the FIH Women’s Hockey World Cup Spain & Netherlands 2022. Wish the team all the very best”, the CM tweeted.

Hockey India on Tuesday named the 18-member Indian Women’s Hockey Team for the most-awaited FIH Women’s Hockey World Cup to be held in Netherlands and Spain starting from 1st July to 17th July 2022.

The Indian team will be Captained by ace goalkeeper Savita and Vice Captained by Deep Grace Ekka.

The 20-member squad includes goalkeepers Savita and Bichu Devi Kharibam. Defenders Deep Grace Ekka, Gurjit Kaur, Nikki Pradhan, Udita have been named in the squad along with midfielders Nisha, Sushila Chanu Pukhrambam, Monika, Neha, Jyoti, Navjot Kaur, Sonika and Salima Tete.

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