After conceding a goal in the waning moments of the fourth quarter, the Indian women’s hockey team beat New Zealand 2-1 in a shootout to clinch the bronze medal at the ongoing 2022 Commonwealth Games.
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CWG 2022 India vs New Zealand Update: The Indian women’s hockey team will look to end their 2022 Commonwealth Games campaign on a high note. They will face New Zealand in the bronze medal match.
Preview: After a controversial penalty shoot-out loss to Australia in the semi-finals, the Indian women will take on New Zealand for the bronze medal in Birmingham on Sunday.
Women’s hockey in India has come on leaps and bounds in recent times, with the team finishing fourth in the Olympics and third in the FIH Hockey Pro League.
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India will be looking to improve their Olympic record and win a medal at the CWG. But they face a daunting challenge against New Zealand. Like India, New Zealand finished second in the group, losing only to Australia.
Notably, the Kiwis beat India 4-3 in their last encounter, at the July 2022 World Cup.
It is expected to be a tight match between the two sides as they fight for the bronze medal.
Here’s everything you need to know about the bronze medal match live:
When will India vs New Zealand women’s hockey bronze medal match be played?
The women’s bronze medal match between India and New Zealand will be played on August 7, 2022 (Sunday).
Where will the India vs New Zealand bronze medal hockey match be played?
The women’s bronze medal match between India and New Zealand will be played at the University of Birmingham Hockey and Squash Centre, Birmingham.
What time does India vs New Zealand women’s hockey bronze medal match start?
The women’s bronze medal match between India and New Zealand will start at 1:30 PM IST.
How can I watch India vs New Zealand women’s bronze medal match LIVE?
The women’s hockey bronze medal match between India and New Zealand will be broadcast on Sony Sports Network and streamed live on the Sony Liv app. You can also watch Firstpost.com for live updates.