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Women’s Hockey Asia Cup 2017: India storm into final

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Gifu: Indian women’s Hockey team stormed into the final of the Asia Cup today beating hosts and defending champions Japan by 4-2 in the semi-final played here in Japan.

For India, the goals were scored by Gurpreet Kaur, Navjyot Kaur and Lalremsiami. For Japan, the goals were scored by Shiho Tsujie and Yui Ishibashi.

India entered the knockout stage of the tournament following wins over Singapore 10-0, China 4-1 and Malaysia 2-0 to top their pool, and defeated Kazakhstan 7-1 in the quarter-final on Thursday.

The Indian team will face Chinese team in the final on Sunday.