QUESTION: Consider the following statements about Women’s Hockey World Cup-2018:
- Netherlands won the trophy.
- Lucino Von der Hyde of Spain was awarded with Young Player Award.
- Best Player Award was given to Lidewij Welten.
Of the above the correct statements is /are:
(a) only 1
(b) only 2&3
(c) only 1&3
- The 14th edition of Women’s Hockey World Cup was organized in Lee Valley Hockey & Tennis Centre, London from 21 July -5 August.
- Defending Champion Netherlands grabbed the World Cup record 8th time defeating Ireland by 6-0.This was first ever World Cup final played by Ireland.
- Spain maintained third position by defeating Australia with 3-1 marking their first world cup medal.
- Awardees of the World cup–
|Top Scorer||Van Male Kitty (8) Netherlands|
|Best Player||Lidewij Welten, Netherlands|
|Best Goalkeeper||Ayeisha McFerran, Ireland|
|Young Player||Lucina Von der Hyde, Argentina|