Indian males’s hockey group received the bronze medal at Asian Champions Trophy after beating Pakistan 4-3 in third-place play-off match.
Earlier, India suffered defeat by the hands of Japan with a 3-5 scoreline within the semifinals the day past after having topped the round-robin phases with an unbeaten report.
Within the different semifinal, South Korea beat Pakistan 6-5.
India might be going dwelling with the bronze medal.
It was India’s second win over Pakistan within the event after having crushed the identical opponents 3-1 within the round-robin phases.
“It’s disappointing for us as a result of we scored extra discipline objectives,” mentioned Pakistan captain Umar Bhutta after the semi-final match, referring to his facet’s 4 discipline objectives whereas the South Koreans solely obtained one from open play.
“We performed a very good match however the two objectives we conceded from penalty corners damage us,” he mentioned.