Indian goalkeeper Akash Chikte made excellent saves while Rupinder Pal Singh converted two more penalty corners in the tournament as India finished at the top of the table defeating 2nd placed Malaysia in their final game of Pool Stage. Malaysia has one more game left but even a win against South Korea will not help […]
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With a game still left at Group Stage, India ensured top two finish. Their game against the hosts Malaysia will decide the group topper. Defending champion Pakistan also sealed the third semifinalist place. With two more days to go for Group Stage, Malaysia and South Korea get two games each, while remaining teams have a […]
India maintained their unbeaten run at Asian Championship Trophy 2016 winning their third match after drawing against Korea and trouncing Japan in the first match. They won their 2nd match against Pakistan at Asia Champions Trophy in 6 matches. This was India’s 54th win against Pakistan in 166 matches.
Asian Champions Trophy started with a major upset and big result. In the first game, the hosts Malaysia shocked the Pakistanis, who failed to even qualify for Rio Olympics. The second match saw a sixer from Rupinder Pal Singh as India trounced Japan 10-2. While the first match had all goals scored through Penalty corners […]
Starting from Oct 20, the tournament will have a rest days after completion of group stage matches where all the teams will play against each other to contest for the top four places. The top four play a semifinal to decide the finalist, while the bottom two will play to avoid the last position finish […]
R Sreejesh will lead an 18-member Indian men’s hockey team in the fourth Asian Champions Trophy (ACT) to be held in Kuantan, Malaysia from October 20 to 30. Finishing 8th in 2016 Olympics, India won the inaugural edition in 2011, finished Runners up in 2012 and 5th in 2013. Korea, Japan, China, hosts Malaysia and […]