India vs Spain is the first match for the Harmanpreet Singh-led Indian men’s hockey team at the Hockey World Cup 2023. The match is set to be played at the Birsa Munda International Hockey Stadium, Rourkela, one of the two venues of the marquee event this year. The previous edition of the tournament was also staged in Odisha. Belgium had gone on to win that edition of the tournament, beating Netherlands 3-2 in the penalty shootout.

While India are ranked number 6 in the world, Spain are ranked number 8 and things look set for a riveting encounter between these two teams.

While India have won the title once way back in 1975, beating Pakistan in the finals, Spain are yet to win the Hockey World Cup. The match is set to commence at 07:00 pm (IST). 

India squad for Hockey World Cup 2023

PR Sreejesh, Krishna Pathak, Surender Kumar, Harmanpreet Singh (Captain), Varun Kumar, Amit Rohidas (Vice Captain), Nilam Sanjeep Xess, Manpreet Singh, Hardik Singh,  Nilakanta Sharma, Shamsher Singh, Vivek Sagar Prasad, Akashdeep Singh, Mandeep Singh, Lalit Kumar Upadhyay, Abhishek, Sukhjeet Singh, Rajkumar Pal, Jugraj Singh

Spain Squad for Hockey World Cup 2023

Andreas Rafi, Alejandro Alonso, Cesar Curiel, Xavi Gispert, Borja Lacalle, Álvaro Iglesias, Ignacio Rodríguez, Enrique Gonzalez, Gerard Clapes, Andreas Rafi, Jordi Bonastre, Joaquin Menini, Mario Garin, Marc Reyne, Marc Miralles, Pepe Cunill, Marc Recasens, Pau Cunill and Marc Vizcaino.

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India’s Group-Stage Fixtures at Hockey World Cup 2023
India vs Spain – 13 January at 7.00 PM IST in Rourkela
India vs England – 15 January at 7.00 PM IST in Rourkela
India vs Wales – 19 January at 7.00 PM IST in Bhubaneshwar

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