Hockey India League: Ranchi Rhinos, Delhi Waveriders to clash in final
Ranchi Rhinos and Delhi Waveriders will clash in the first ever Hockey India League (HIL) final at the Astroturf Hockey Stadium.
The Rhinos beat Uttar Pradesh Wizards 4-2 in the first semi-final on Saturday to ensure that play in the final in front of their home crowd.
A brace each from Mandeep Singh and Nick Wilson was good enough to see the hosts through. For the Wizards, Nithin Thimmiah scored both the goals.
In the other semi-final, the Waveriders scored a 3-1 win over Punjab Warriors courtesy goals from Andres Mir Bel, Rupinder Pal Singh and Lloyd Norris Jones.
Jamie Dwyer scored the consolation goal for Punjab.