Ranchi Rhinos Banking on Home Support to Stall Waveriders March

Wednesdays game 23rd January: Ranchi Rhinos vs Delhi Waveriders at Astroturf Hockey Stadium at 8:00 PM.

Ranchi, 22 January 2013: Ranchi Rhinos would be banking on the vociferous supporters for inspiration as they aim to halt the march of league leaders Delhi Waveriders in their second home game of the Hero Hockey India League at the Astroturf Hockey Stadium on Wednesday.

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There was not a single seat vacant in the stadium when the Rhinos played their first home game against Dabur Mumbai Magicians and the team rode the wave of support to overpower their opposition.

However, the Rhinos would need to do a lot more on Wednesday given the form Waveriders are in. The Delhi outfit scored at will against the Magicians on their home turf in Mumbai to win a 10-goal thriller 6-4 on Monday and would be riding a wave of confidence when they visit the Jharkhand capital looking to extend their lead at the top. Continue reading →