Asiad 2018: India beat Pakistan 2-1, take hockey bronze

Jakarta, Sep 1 : India’s men’s hockey team defeated arch-foes Pakistan 2-1 in the bronze medal playoff at the 18th Asian Games here on Saturday. Akashdeep Singh (third minute) and Harmnanpreet Singh (50th) scored for 2014 edition champions India, while Muhammad Atiq (52nd minute) scored for Pakistan, who had finished runners-up in the previous edition. […]

Asiad 2018: India beat Pakistan, take hockey bronze

Jakarta, Sep 1 : India’s men’s hockey team defeated Pakistan 2-1 in the bronze medal playoff at the 18th Asian Games here on Saturday. Akashdeep Singh (third minute) and Harmnanpreet Singh (50th) scored for 2014 edition champions India, while Muhammad Atiq (52nd minute) scored for Pakistan. /IANS

Women’s hockey: India lose to Japan in final

Jakarta, Aug 31 : India’s women’s hockey team got a silver medal at the Asian Games for the second time as it lost 1-2 to lower-ranked Japan in the final at the Gelora Bung Karno Hockey Field here on Friday. World No.14 Japan took the lead through Minami Shimizu in the 11th minute but world […]

India lose to Malaysia in Asiad hockey semis

Jakarta, Aug 30 : India’s men’s hockey team failed to reach the final as they lost to Malaysia in a dramatic penalty shoot-out at the 18th Asian Games here on Thursday. The match ended in a 2-2 stalemate in regulation time, before India lost 6-7 in the penalty shoot-out. On Saturday, India will take on […]

Asiad 2018: Indian hockey eves blank China; to fight for gold

Jakarta, Aug 29 : Ending a two-decade wait, a resilient Indian women’s hockey team stormed into the final of the 18th Asian Games after edging past World No.11 China 1-0 in the semi-final at the Gelora Bung Karno field here on Wednesday. Inspired by Gurjit Kaur’s solitary goal in the 52nd minute, India ensured themselves […]

Defending champs India face Malaysia in Asiad men’s hockey semis

Jakarta, Aug 29 : Topping the pool with dominating wins in the league stage, defending champions India are all set for the Malaysian challenge in the hockey semi-final of the 18th Asian Games here on Thursday. The P.R. Sreejesh-led team have made the semis as Pool A toppers after high-scoring victories against Indonesia (17-0), Hong-Kong […]