India vs Japan, Asian Champions Trophy 2023 Highlights: India Play Out 1-1 Draw Against Japan
India Vs Japan, Asian Champions Trophy 2023 Highlights: Harmanpreet Singh scored a goal as India played out a 1-1 draw against Japan at the Mayor Radhakrishnan Hockey Stadium in Chennai on Friday.
India vs Japan, Asian Champions Trophy 2023 Highlights: Harmanpreet Singh scored a goal as India played out a 1-1 draw against Japan at the Mayor Radhakrishnan Hockey Stadium in Chennai on Friday. Japan's Ken Nagayoshi scored the opening goal in the second quarter before Harmanpreet levelled the scores in the third quarter. India started the game with an attacking approach. They got as many as eight penalty corners in the first quarter but failed to convert any of those. India were dominant in the second quarter too, but they failed to score any goal. Instead, Japan broke the deadlock. The third quarter saw India pressing hard for a goal and getting it via a penalty corner. India did try their best in the fourth quarter but Japan defended well to see the match end in a 1-1 draw.
Here are the Highlights of India vs Japan, Asian Champions Trophy Hockey match:
- 22:13 (IST)India vs Japan Live: Match ends in a draw!None of the sides could score any goal further as the India vs Japan match ends in a 1-1 draw. It is a really good result for Japan, credit goes to their defence. India must be disappointed with their peformance as they got enough penalty corners but converted only one of them.India 1-1 Japan (final result)
- 22:06 (IST)India vs Japan Live: Japan review against a PC!There is another PC for India! Japan have however claimed it as a dangerous ball. They have reviewed it. Harmanpreet Singh had earned the PC for India. Okay, it has been given a dangerous ball and Japan save their review. The decision is overturned.India 1-1 Japan (4th quarter)
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- 20:55 (IST)India vs Japan Live: Chance missed!India not only negated the threat but Mandeep Singh ran with the ball in reply and delivered a really good pass to Sukhjeet Singh. However, the latter failed to control the ball inside the shooting circle and lost the possession to a tackle by Japan defence.India 0-0 Japan (1st quarter)
- 20:13 (IST)India vs Japan Hockey: Line-ups for the match -India: PR Sreejesh, Varun Kumar, Jarmanpreet Singh, Manpreet Singh, Hardik Singh, Gurjant Singh, Mandeep Singh, Harmanpreet Singh, Sumit, Nilakanta Sharma, Akashdeep Singh.Japan: Takashi Yoshikawa, Shota Yamada, Seren Tanaka, Kentaro Fukuda, Taiki Takade, Yuma Nagai, Manabu Yamashita, Raiki Fujishima, Ryosei Kato, Masaki Ohashi, Kaito Tanaka.
- 19:58 (IST)India vs Japan, Asian Champions Trophy 2023: India focus on PCs"Asian Champions Trophy is happening for the first time in India so the atmosphere here is very good and we are enjoying playing here. Our team's strategy is to start well and score penalty corner goals and we have to create one or two penalty corners," midfielder Hardik Singh had said after India's win over China on Thursday.
- 19:32 (IST)India vs Japan, Asian Champions Trophy 2023: India eye another winSkipper Harmanpreet Singh and Varun Kumar scored two goals each as India thrashed China 7-2 to begin their Asian Champions Trophy hockey campaign on a winning note at the Mayor Radhakrishnan Hockey Stadium in Chennai on Thursday. The host team will eye a second win on trot.