Savita
Country India
Date of Birth 1990-07-11
Age 27 years
Birth Place India
Major Teams India
Playing Details Goal Keeper
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

  • Baljit Singh Goalkeeper of the Year award at the Hockey India Annual Awards 2015
  • Silver in Asian Games 2014

 

Biography

She is the goalkeeper of the Indian team and will take this role in Rio. She has 105 caps to her credit. Savita played heroic role in ensuring India did not lose to Japan in the hockey world league semi-finals.

 

This was the match for the fifth place a minimum requirement for India toinch closer to Rio. Facing relentless attack, she remained assured under the bar and effected several saves. For all this she was reluctant entrant tothis sport.

 

Forced by her grandfather she showd good progress and came in to the Indian camp in 2007.Her good shows dated back even to 2009 Junior Asia cup and the 2013 womens asia cup.