Junior Hockey World Cup 2021 Schedule
The Junior Hockey World Cup schedule has been announced under which Pakistan will play its first match against Germany on November 24. The Indian High Commission has issued visas for Pakistan junior team and officials to participate in the World Junior Hockey Cup to be held in Bhubaneswar, India from November 24 to December 5.
The International Hockey Federation (FIH) has announced the schedule for the Junior World Cup, which will be played in Bhubaneswar, India from November 24 to December 5 and will feature 16 teams, including Pakistan. The 16 teams include hosts India, Pakistan, Germany, Belgium, the Netherlands, Spain, Argentina, Malaysia, South Africa, Chile, Canada, France, Poland, Korea, the United States and Egypt.
According to the FIH schedule, the teams have been divided into four pools. Pool A includes Belgium, Malaysia, South Africa and Chile. Pool B includes India, Canada, France and Poland. Pool C includes the Netherlands, Spain, Korea and the United States. Pool D includes Germany, Argentina, Pakistan and Egypt.
16 teams are participating in the event out of which four teams are in the pool of Pakistan including Germany, Argentina, Pakistan and Egypt. Two teams from the pool will qualify. The Pakistan juniors hockey team will play its first match against Germany on November 24 while Pakistan will take on Egypt on November 27. The National Junior Hockey Squad will play its last match of the Pool Round against Argentina on November 28.
In Pool D, the Pakistan junior hockey team will play its first match against Germany on November 24, while Pakistan will face Egypt on November 27 for the title. The national hockey squad will play its last match of the pool round against Argentina on November 28.