Nikki Pradhan
Country India
Date of Birth 1993-08-12
Age 24 years
Birth Place Jharkhand
Major Teams India,Railway
Playing Details Forward
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

  • Won silver in Asia cup 2011

 

Biography

She will be the first woman hockey player from Jharkand now to participate in the Olympics. She started her hockey in her village and then came to the Ranchi camp in 2005.

 

Her debut for India came in 2015. But earlier she was not picked for the junior national camp in 2011-12. But sheer hard work and dedication brought her to the front and now she is ready for Rio.