India vs Japan, Asian Champions Trophy Hockey 2021 Highlights: India Lose 3-5 vs Japan In Semi-Final
India vs Japan Hockey 2021: India suffered a 3-5 defeat vs Japan in the Asian Champions Trophy semi-final on Tuesday.
India crashed to a shocking 3-5 defeat against Japan in the semi-final of the Asian Champions Trophy on Tuesday in Dhaka. Shota Yamada (1'), Raiki Fujishima (2'), Yoshiki Kirishita (29'), Kosei Kawabe (35') and Ooka Ryoma (41') scored for Japan. Meanwhile, Dilpreet Singh (17'), Harmanpreet Singh (53') and Hardik Singh (59') found the back of the net for India. After the defeat, India will face Pakistan for the bronze medal play-off and Japan will face South Korea in the final.
India vs Japan, Asian Champions Trophy Semifinal, Highlights, Dhaka
- 17:09 (IST)India favourites!India will be favourites for the Asian Champions Trophy Semifinal clash vs Japan, having already beaten them 6-0 in the round-robin stage. Harmanpreet Singh (10th and 53rd minute) scored a brace, while Dilpreet Singh (23rd), Jaramnpreet Singh (34th), Sumit (46th) and Shamsher Singh (54th) also registered their names on the scoresheet for India at the Maulana Bhasani Hockey Stadium.
- 16:44 (IST)Hello and good afternoon everyone!Hello and good afternoon everyone! Welcome to our live coverage of the Asian Champions Trophy semifinal match between India and Japan, taking place in Dhaka. The defending champions are in fine form and have already defeated Japan once during the round-robin stage. Stay tuned!