Indian hockey team also captured Waved Parcham, Paris Olympic ticket at the Asian Games


The Indian hockey team defeated Japan in the Asian Games gold medal bout, capturing gold after 9 years. Team India won the match 5–1 with full dominance.

Asian Games 2023: The Japan team was in front of the Indian hockey team in the final bout of men’s hockey at the Asian Games 2023. This match was easily captured by Gold, winning by a big margin of 5–1. It was India’s first gold since the 2014 Asian Games. In 2018, Team India had to be content with Bronze. Manpreet Singh, Hermanpreet Singh, Abhishek and Amit Rohidas scored goals in the final for India. With this victory, India has also qualified for the Paris Olympics 2024.

Team India dominated in the second half

India also defeated Japan 4–2 in their Pool A match. At the same time, this is the second time a big win in the final when India has defeated Japan in this tournament. Indian team captain Harmanpreet Singh scored two goals, performing brilliantly. Japan showed great defense in the first half but India completely dominated the second half with four goals.

The collision was from the first quarter

Both teams performed excitingly in the first quarter but failed to score goals. Harmanpreet missed the chance to give India an edge over Penalty Corner in the 14th minute and Takumi stopped his effort brilliantly. Rohidas also missed a chance to score at Penalty Corner in the 17th minute.

Manpreet performed well

Manpreet succeeded India by scoring his 13th goal of the tournament with a reverse flick near the goalkeeper during the 25th minute. India retained its lead until the half-time whistle sounded and Japan failed to make a comeback. India fared better after the break and held their dominance in Asiad 2023 by four goals.

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