Asian Games hockey: Resilient India in final

Gurjit Kaur. PC: Hockey India

Jakarta (Indonesia), August 29: A resilient Indian women’s hockey team advanced to the final of the 18th Asian Games Jakarta-Palembang 2018 as they defeated World No. 11 China 1-0 in their semifinal match of the competition played here at the Gelora Bung Karno Hockey Field.

The win which was inspired by Gurjit Kaur’s goal in the 52nd minute, meant that the Indian team qualified for the final of the Asian Games for the first time since 1998.


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