Though, the men’s team had familiar names making the list, the biggest surprise of the evening was the fact that Sardar Singh had relinquished the role of captain and the team was now being led by goalkeeper PR Sreejesh.
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On the women’s team front, Sushila Chanu would be leading the team while Ritu Rani has been left out.
Former India Captain Ritu Rani. Sports Keeda
In Ritu’s absence India’s forward line would be held by Rani Rampal, while Deepika would be vice-captain of the team.