(Odisha Sports): The Indian women’s hockey team were here on Friday was held to a 2-2 draw by Great Britain in their last match of the Tour of England. It was the third drawn match of the tour between the world no.9 India and hosts Great Britain. The Indian Women’s team performed exceptionally well during the five-match tour as they won one, drew three and lost one match.
The last match saw Navjot Kaur give India an early lead, and Gurjit Kaur converted a Penalty Corner to give India a two-goal lead, before Great Britain’s Elizabeth Neal (55′) and Anna Toman (60′) scored twice in the last few minutes to earn themselves a draw.
After losing from Great Brotain In the previous match during the tour, the Indian Team started the match on an attacking note, and pushed the hosts back into their own half, creating a host of opportunities inside the opening 10 minutes.