India vs Japan Hockey Asian Champions Trophy 2018 Highlights: Defending champions India eked out a close 3-2 win over Asian Games gold medalist Japan to enter the final of the Asian Champions Trophy (ACT) hockey tournament, here on Saturday. It turned out to be a tall task for the world no. 5 Indians to get past Japan against whom they had registered a convincing 9-0 win in the league stages. Earlier in the day, two-time champions Pakistan defeated Malaysia 3-1 in the shootout after a 4-4 draw in regulation period of the first semi-final to enter Sunday’s summit clash.
India vs Japan Hockey Asian Champions Trophy 2018 Highlights:
Goalkeepers: PR Sreejesh, Krishan Bahadur Pathak.
Defenders: Harmanpreet Singh, Gurinder Singh, Varun Kumar, Kothajit Singh Khadangbam, Surender Kumar, Jarmanpreet Singh, Hardik Singh.
Midfielders: Manpreet Singh (c), Sumit Nilakanta Sharma Lalit Kumar Upadhyay, Chinglensana Singh Kangujam.
Forwards: Akashdeep Singh, Gurjant Singh, Mandeep Singh, Dilpreet Singh.