Cordoba, 26th January 2018 at 11:59 PM IST
Argentina and Belgium lock horns against each other in a Women’s FIH Pro League Curtain raiser at Estadio Hockey in Cordoba. A thrilling contest between Spain and Belgium began Men’s FIH Pro League and now all eyes will be on the opening fixture of the Women’s competition
Belgium Red Panthers head to Argentina for their first game of the tournament. They are the lowest ranked side in the competition but have enough quality in the side to pull off an upset here.
Argentina or The Las Leonas, ranked fourth in the world, come into the tournament after success at Hockey Champions Trophy in November where they clinched the bronze medal.
Australia, Germany, Great Britain, Netherlands, New Zealand, China and USA are among the other participating nations in the tournament.
Head-to-Head (*since 2013)
Argentina Women’s Hockey squad: Belén Succi, Sofía Toccalino, Rosario Luchetti, Priscilla Jardel, Carla Rebecchi, Delfina Merino, Cristina Cosentino, Agustina Habif, María José Granatto, Florencia Habif, Agustina Albertarrio, Lucina Von der Heyde, Eugenia Trinchinetti, Micaela Retegui, Celina Di Santo , Silvina D’Elía, Julieta Jankunas, Victoria Miranda, Victoria Sauze, Catalina Labake and Victoria Granatto
Belgium Women’s Hockey squad: NELEN Barbara (c), LIMAUGE Sophie, FOBE Aline, VANDERMEIREN Judith, PUVREZ Emma, GERNIERS Alix, SINIA Emilie, D’HOOGHE Aisling (GK), LECLEF Pauline, HILLEWAERT Lien, Lucie Breyne, Tiphaine Duquesne, Mathilde Raymakers, Alexia t ‘Sersteven and BOON Jill.
Argentina fantasy picks: Delfina Merino, María José Granatto, Florencia Habif, Belén Succi, Silvina D’Elía, Rosario Luchetti, Carla Rebecchi
Belgium fantasy picks: Aisling D ‘Hooghe, Alix Gerniers, Barbara Nelen, Emilie Sinia, Jill Boon, Alexia ‘t Serstevens
This ARG-W vs BEL-W Dream11 prediction is based on news sourced from various sources. Kindly revisit before the deadline for the final update.