HIL semi-final timings advanced

Ranchi, Feb 20: Hockey India League (HIL) Thursday advanced the match timings for the first semi-final Feb 22 and the bronze medal playoff Feb 23 by 30 minutes.

The first semi-final and the third and fourth position playoff, scheduled for 6 p.m. earlier, will now be played at 5.30 p.m here at the Birsa Munda Hockey Stadium. The change has been done to accommodate additional training period for teams between the matches.

The first semi-final will see the Delhi Waveriders take on the Uttar Pradesh Wizards while the Jaypee Punjab Warriors will face defending champions Ranchi Rhinos in the second last four clash.

IANS