Indian hockey teams leave for Buenos Aires 2018 Youth Olympic Games
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Indian hockey teams leave for Buenos Aires 2018 Youth Olympic Games

New Delhi, Oct 2: The excitement among the Indian U-18 Men and Women’s Hockey Team was palpable as they assembled at the Indira Gandhi International Airport to leave for the Buenos Aires 2018 Youth Olympic Games on Tuesday.

This is the first time an Indian Team will be participating in Hockey at the Youth Olympic Games and the anticipation and confidence was evident on the faces of the young hockey stars.

While the Indian U-18 Women’s Team grouped in Pool A will begin their campaign on 7 October 2018 against Austria, the Indian U-18 Men’s Hockey Team grouped in Pool B will begin their campaign on the same day against Bangladesh. The two teams were based in Bhopal, Madhya Pradesh for their preparatory camp. (UNI)