Lions debut in the 2018 Indian Hockey World Championship


The Argentinean people's hockey team, The lions, Debutan now in the world From the discipline that has been displaced in the Indian city of Bhubaneswar. The rival is Spain, in the framework of Group A, an event that can be followed by ESPN.

In the zone of the Argentine Team led by Germán Orozco, the current Olympic champion after winning the gold medal in Rio 2016, there are also New Zealand and France. The first one of each group will go straight to the square finals, while the second and third will play first qualifying match.

Since this year the World Cup has increased the number of participants, from the usual 12 federations went to 16, to determine the latest title of the year Before the opening of the Pro League, the new selection competition will begin in January.

The lions have come to Appointment as the Number Two in the World and with the effectiveness of Gonzalo Peillat in the short angle as its great weapon.

The recent referendum of the survivors is the fourth place, last year, in the World League. In 2016, in the Rio Games, the European team finished in the fifth place after losing the chance to fight for the medals by falling into the squares just before Argentina, in a game with a minute and a half to go. The conclusion with the transformation by Veteran won Gilardi from criminal stroke.

"Argentina has an end to the Olympic dream, and our goal is to be first in the group and that's what we started by winning," Xavi Lleonart, 172 times international. "We are two similar teams, however They have Gonzalo Pillat who is the best in the world at the launch of the short corner. There is a plus. They know that each of these, 90% of the time, is a goal. What makes the difference. But we have our weapons to oppose and we hope to get the three points. It's not a matter of torn in our heads, but it's not bad that fate gives us this opportunity, "he added.

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