Hockey World Cup 2023 Schedule: India will take on Spain in its opening world cup game today, January 13, at 7:00 Indian Standard Time (IST). Pool D includes Spain and India.
Three more matches are scheduled before India vs. Spain, including Argentina vs. South Africa at 1 p.m. IST, Australia vs. France at 3 p.m. IST, and England vs. Wales at 5 p.m.
India Schedule for Hockey World Cup 2023
|Match Date||Match Day||Match Time (IST)||Match Between||Venue|
|13th January 2023||Friday||19:00||India Vs Spain||Birsa Munda International Hockey Stadium in Rourkela|
|15th January 2023||Sunday||19:00||England Vs India||Birsa Munda International Hockey Stadium in Rourkela|
|19th January 2023||Thursday||19:00||India Vs Wales||Kalinga Stadium in Bhubaneswar|
Men’s Hockey World Cup 2023 teams and pools
Among the 16 teams competing in the World Cup event are Argentina, Australia, Belgium, Chile, England, France, Germany, India, Japan, Korea, Malaysia, Netherlands, New Zealand, South Africa, Spain, and Wales.
The first matches will take place within the pools, and the teams who win the most games progress to the next level.
Where will the Men’s Hockey World Cup be held?
This year, the Hockey World Cup matches will be held in the Indian state of Odisha. Two locations have been selected: Birsa Munda International Hockey Stadium in Rourkela and Kalinga Stadium in Bhubaneswar.
Hockey world cup 2023 India squad
Goalkeeper: P.R. Sreejesh, Krishna Pathak
Defender: Jarmanpreet Singh, Surender Kumar, Harmanpreet Singh (Captain), Varun Kumar, Amit Rohidas (Vice Captain), Nilam Sanjeep Xess
Midfielder: Manpreet Singh, Hardik Singh, Nilakanta Sharma, Shamsher Singh, Vivek Sagar Prasad, Akashdeep Singh
Forward: Mandeep Singh, Lalit Kumar Upadhyay, Abhishek, Sukhjeet Singh
Standby: Rajkumar Pal, Jugraj Singh
Where to stream the 2023 Hockey World Cup Live
All games will be live streamed on the Star Sports First, Star Sports Select 2, and Star Sports Select 2 HD TV networks in India.
Additionally, viewers can access the live broadcast via the watch.hockey app, Disney+ Hotstar app, or website.