Deepika
Country India
Date of Birth 1987-02-07
Age 33 years
Birth Place India
Major Teams India
Playing Details Forwarder
Indian Hockey Team-Women , Hockey Women, Hockey
  • Japan
    7th Aug, 7:30pm
    2-2
    DRAW
  • Great Britain
    9th Aug, 2:30am
    3-0
    LOST
  • Australia
    10th Aug, 7:30pm
    6-1
    LOST
  • United States
    12th Aug, 4:00am
    0 - 3
    LOST
  • Argentina
    13th Aug, 6.30 pm
    5-0
    LOST

Achievements

  • Bronze in 2014 Asian Games
  • Player of the year Award in 2016 from Hockey Indi

 

Biography

A quality defender, Deepika defied all odds to represent the country in hockey.She even postponed her marriage to after the Rio Olympics. She is a two-time world cupper having played in 2006 and 2010 and also been a team member of the 2010 and 2014 commonwealth games squad.She gave an inspiring display in the crucial hockey world league inBelgium where India finished fifth. She is considered one of the corner stones in the defence.