India defeated Pakistan 1-3 in the league round of the Asian Hockey Championship. In the league round of the Asian Hockey Championship being played in Dhaka, India defeated Pakistan 1-3. Junaid Manzoor scored the only goal for Pakistan in the last minute of the third quarter.
India defeated Pakistan in league round
Harmanpreet scored two goals for India while Akash Deep Singh scored one goal. Five teams are participating in the Asian Hockey Championship, including Pakistan, India, Bangladesh, Korea, and Malaysia. India is first with 7 points, Korea, Japan is second and third with 2 points, and Pakistan is fourth with 1 point.
Pakistan has played two matches in the championship in which one has been drawn, and one has been lost. It may be recalled that in the year 2018, India and Pakistan were declared joint winners of the Asian Hockey Championship.
Asian Champions Trophy 2021 2021 India vs Pakistan squads:
India: Krishan Bahadur Pathak (GK), Suraj Karkera (gk), Gurinder Singh, Jarmanpreet Singh, Varun Kumar, Nilam Sanjeep Xess, Mandeep Mor, Harmanpreet Singh, Dipsan Tirkey, Hardik Singh, Manpreet Singh (Captain), Sumit, Rajkumar Pal, Akashdeep Singh, Shamsher Singh, Jaskaran Singh, Lalit Kumar Upadhyay, Gursahibjit Singh, Shilanand Lakra, Dilpreet Singh.
Pakistan: Amjad Ali (GK), Ali Mubashar, Muhammad Razzaq, Moin Shakeel, Abdul Rana, Ali Ghazanfar, Ali Shan, Mazhar Abbas, Muhammad Yaqoob, Umar Bhutta (Captain), Ammad Butt, Muhammad Hammadudin, Junaid Manzoor, Muhammad Abdullah, Afraz, Ahmed Nadeem, Ajaz Ahmad, Abu Mahmood.