Hockey, Champions Trophy: Injury hit India to play Olympic champions Germany next

Midfielder Manpreet Singh and striker S V Sunil are on the injury list after Sunday's game against New Zealand and the team management may want to rest them as India have already won both their earlier matches.

updated: December 03, 2012 16:23 IST
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Melbourne: High on confidence but ravaged by injuries, the Indian hockey team face a stiff challenge against reigning Olympic champions Germany in their third preliminary league match of the FIH Champions Trophy on Tuesday.

After two consecutive wins against England and New Zealand, India are sitting pretty at the top of Pool A.

But injuries to three key players will be a headache for coach Michael Nobbs ahead of the crucial encounter against the mighty Germans.

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