India Team Beat Pakistan and won the Asian Champions Trophy
On Monday 31st October India Team Beat Pakistan (rival) and won the Asian Champions Trophy. Asia Hockey Champions Trophy 2016 was hosted by Malaysia. It was Held between 20th Oct - 30th October 2016, total 6 Teams have participated.
The Final match between Indian and Pakistan had all the ingredients of High Drama and more intensity. It was the best match fans had watched between the two nation.
India’s head coach, Roelant Otmans, said: “We were making mistakes but got away with it. Nevertheless, this was a good win for India as the last time India won a major title was the Asian Games in 2014.
“It was a great game, excellent indeed. We came back from two goals down to level 2-2 and were pushing for the shootout until India found the winning goal. But we kept pushing for the equaliser. It was a good game.” He said, adding that Pakistan would be back at the top with more international matches in the next couple of matches. Source Asiahockey.org
In the third place, we have Host nation Malaysia who got their fourth Bronze Medal.