The Indian U19 Women’s national team has advanced to the Qualification Round 2 for the AFC U19 Women’s Championship 2013.
The Indian team won their first match 1-0 against Bangladesh courtesy to a goal by Nikhila Thumbayil on Saturday and they took on Uzbekistan in the final Round 1 Qualifier today.
Anita Rawat scored the lone of the game to hand India a 1-0 win against Uzbekistan and a spot Qualification Round 2. India finishes at the top of the Group A table with six points out of two matches.
The Indian team will join the teams placed 6 and 7 in the last edition of the competition, the two other group winners and the three group runner-ups from the Qualification Round 1.
The teams will be divided into two groups of four teams and the matches will be played in Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam.
INDIA U19 (W) | LINE-UP v UZBEKISTAN
21-Tikina Samal; 4-Gayathri Ramasamy, 16-Komal Kumari, 17-Rachita Malik; 7-Subhaprava Rout, 9-Kshetrimayum Margaret Devi (61′ 20-Raksha Pawar, 90’+1′ 26-Veerpal Kaur Bawa), 11-Sangita Basfore [C], 10-Dangmei Grace, 12-Lako Phuti Bhutia, 14-Nikhila Thumbayil, 15-Anita Rawat