The Hero Hockey India league 2015 has got off to a positive start and there is a lot more in store. Four matches have been played so far and the Kalinga Lancers have occupied the top spot in the points table. The Ranchi Rays also have 5 points from 2 matches but they take the second place due to an inferior goal difference. Dabang Mumbai and Punjab Warriors are 3rd and 4th respectively. Defending champions Delhi Waveriders and PR Sreejesh’s Uttar Pradesh Wizards played out a 2-2 draw and are at the bottom of the table. This is just the beginning and the league still has a long way to go. Here is the complete points table after 4 matches:
Top performers of the Hockey India league after round 1
The excitement level of the Hockey India league was on a high from the first match itself. The four matches have witnessed some excellent players and they could possibly be the X- factor for their respective teams. The likes of Jamie Dwyer, Sandeep Singh, Barry Middleton, Harmanpreet Singh have already managed to stamp their authority in the first set of games.