Hockey Asian Champions Trophy 2016: India 3 – 2 Pakistan at full time

The match lived up to its billing and India come out of it as group leaders.

By: Express Web Desk | Updated: October 26, 2016 1:52 pm
indiavspakistan-m India now go on top of the group table. (Source: twitter)

It is safe to say that the match proved to be just as intense and as competitive as any India-Pakistan contest is expected to be. Pakistan started on an attacking winning an early penalty corner. They failed to convert that and slowly, India started taking control of the match. India took advantage of the better possession and went ahead. Pakistan were looking on the backfoot throughout the second quarter.

The third quarter was where the match came alive. Pakistan struck early to level the score and took control of the game. They then went ahead and India’s defence looked to be in tatters. India then won a penalty corner that was converted by Rupinder Pal Singh. Within seconds India attacked again and Ramandeep made it 3-2.


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First Published on: October 23, 2016 2:38 pm
  1. A
    Oct 23, 2016 at 12:17 pm
    Congrats Indian team..U are;br/gt;lt;br/gt;and bad luck for s ..sorry about that..
    1. M
      m v
      Oct 23, 2016 at 12:57 pm
      Immensely satisfying,heartwarming and stupendous victory. A big congratulations to the players.
      1. S
        Oct 23, 2016 at 12:35 pm
        This Win is dedicated for the Indian Army and it is in fitness of things the Victory goal was scored by Ramandeep,a goal dedicated to the BSF Braveheart Jawan Gurnam.
        1. P
          Oct 23, 2016 at 12:23 pm
          Captain Butt's butt sodomized by Indians

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