Russian women blank Fiji in Hockey World League

Press Release
Modified 19 Feb 2013

Russia team celebrates after scoring a goal against Fiji in their Hero Hockey World League at Delhi on 19th February 2013.

New Delhi – Russian women’s team beat Fiji women’s team 9-0 to register win on the second day of the Hero Hockey World League Round 2 Delhi 2013 being played at Major Dhyan Chand National Stadium.

Russia scored through Alina Krasnoperova (9th minute penalty corner, 39th minute and 47thminute), Yana Doronina (20th minute & 57th minute), Ekaterina Shaburova, (26th minute & 28th minute), Ksenia Svezhentseva (65th minute) and Margarita Drepenkina (68th minute).

Fiji players failed to score any goal. Alina Krasnoperova from Russia was adjudged Player-of-the-Match.

Russia will now face Japan on Thursday, 21 February 2013 and Fiji will play against China on 21st February 2013.

Published 19 Feb 2013
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