INDIAN hockey team won the First Asian Champions Trophy. They defeat the arch-rival Pakistan in final at Ordos (China). After a goal-less end even after allotted extra time the match goes to penalty shoot-out where INDIA scored 4-2 to register the victory.
It was sensational victory for the young INDIAN team, in place where cricket is supposed to be only loved sports. Well this win will bring little cheer to the fan of hockey in INDIA.
"This is a great win. Both teams plaThis is a great win. Both teams played well and had enough chances. But it is fantastic to see an young Indian side with such a prestigious tournament"- coach of the INDIAN team Michael Nobbs.
Scorer for INDIA:
- Rajpal Singh,
- Danish Mujtaba,
- Yuvraj Walmiki and
- Sarwanjit Singh