The International Hockey Federation (FIH) released the schedule of the Hero Hockey World League Round 2 2013 for men and women groups. The tournament will be held between February 18 and 24 at the Major Dhyan Chand National Stadium here.
The men's group will feature teams from China, Ireland, Bangladesh, Oman, Fiji and India while women from Japan, Russia, Malaysia, Kazakhstan, Fiji and India will be competing against each other.
The Indian men’s team will play its first match against Fiji on February 18 followed by a clash against China on February 23. The women's team will also start its on the same day with a match against Kazakhstan followed by their match against hard-hitting Japan on February 22.