Panam Sports activities ARGENTINA AND CHILE REPRESENT THE AMERICAS AT THE 15TH HOCKEY WORLD CUP | Technoscoob
ARGENTINA AND CHILE REPRESENT THE AMERICAS AT THE 15TH HOCKEY WORLD CUP
After ending as the highest two groups on the Pan American Cup held in January 2022 in Santiago, Chile, Argentina and Chile are looking for the primary medal for the Americas on the World Cup since 2014.
The fifteenth version of the FIH Hockey World Cup begins Friday, January 13 in India with Argentina beginning off the competitors towards South Africa at 1pm native time. The 2 groups from Pool A start their quest to achieve the second spherical that begins on January 22.
Chile is the one different group from the Americas to qualify to the World Cup after their second place end on the 2022 Pan American Cup held of their nation final January. One 12 months later, they enter the match in Pool C and kick off their schedule towards New Zealand on January 14 at 1pm native time.
All through the earlier 14 editions of the Hockey World Cup, Argentina is the one nation of the Americas to have earned a medal. The albiceleste group took house the continent’s first and solely bronze in 2014 and now hopes to match that feat or higher on the 2023 version.
After their first World Cup title in 2018, Belgium is ready to defend their title from Pool B the place they may face off towards Germany, South Korea and Japan.
Pool A options three-time champions Australia, a group that’s strongly favored to achieve the second spherical. Argentina should put up a battle to advance out of Pool play in a troublesome group that additionally contains France.
In Pool D is the group from the host nation of India, in addition to the groups from England, Spain and Wales. Malaysia and three-time champions the Netherlands are in Pool C alongside Chile and New Zealand.
The thrilling group stage will happen from January 13-20 the place the highest group in every Pool will obtain a bye within the second spherical, whereas the second and third ranked groups in every Pool will transfer on to the Crossover matchups that start on January 22.
The winners of the crossover video games will transfer on to the quarterfinals to tackle the highest groups from every Pool with these matches happening on January 24 and 25.
The highest 4 groups will face off within the semifinals on January 27 earlier than the bronze and gold medal matches are held on January 29 to conclude the 2023 World Cup.
Panam Sports activities needs nothing however success to each Argentina and Chile as they search historical past for his or her respective international locations within the Hockey World Cup.