POL vs RUS | Poland and Russia meet each other for the next match of the FIH Series Finals. Poland lost their last match against Japan while Russia lost their last match to South Africa. Now both the teams will play for fifth place on 14 June.
Japan outplayed Poland by 6-2 whereas Russia suffered a defeat 1-2. Gumby Mikolaj and Mateusz Hulboj scored one goal apiece to narrow down the margin of loss. For Russia, Georgii Arusiia scored the solitary goal for the team. Although both the teams are out of contention from the semi-finals, they would want to win this game for grabbing the fifth position in the tournament. Talking about their respective positions in the points table, Russia have an edge over Poland. While Russia have won two of their three matches, Poland have managed to win just one.
When and Where?
The match will be played in Bhubaneswar in India on 14th June.
Time – 08:00 AM IST
Head-to-head (Since 2013)
Rachiniewski Michal, Gumny Mikolaj, Hulboj Mateusz, Pacanowski Maciej, Janicki Jakub, Pawlak Patryk, Korowski Jacek, Kasprzyk Michal, Bratkowski Pawel, Poltaszewski Michal, Kotulski Dominik, Krokosz Adrian, Sellner Sebastian, Kozlowski Piotr, Koperski Maksymillan, Hillyer Joseph, Popiolkowski Mateusz
Shchiachev Denis, Proskuriakov Mikhail, Zheleznyakov Dmitry, Artemov Evgeny, Khairullin Marat, Lepeshkin Sergey, Kuraev Andrey. Loginov Iaroslav, Gafarov Marat, Laptev Dmitriy, Borisov Artem, Matkovskiy Semen, Starienko Denis, Arusiia Georgii, Golubev Pavel, Skiperskiy Alexander, Sobolevskiy Alexey, Ozherelev Ivan
Goal-Keeper– M Pacanowski
Defender- P Bratkowski, M Semen, I Loginov, J Janicki
Mid-Fielder– M Proskuriakov, P Pawlak, D Starienko, M Hulboj, A Skiperskiy
Matkovskiy Semen and Hulboj Mateusz are our fantasy picks.