Indian men’s hockey team defeated Bangladesh in the second match of the Hero Asia Hockey Cup tournament on Friday. In the match played at the Maulana Bhashani National Stadium, India defeated hosts Bangladesh 7-0 in the Hero Asia Cup. India had been dominating the match since the beginning. Gurjant Singh opened the team’s account by field goals in the seventh minute. After this, in the 11th minute SV Akashdeep successfully delivered Sunil’s pass to Bangladesh’s plaque and gave India a 2-0 lead.
Second Consecutive Victory In The Hero Asia Cup
Lablit Upadhyay scored the third goal for India in the 13th minute after two minutes. In the second quarter, in the 20th minute, with the help of Gurjant, Amit Rohibdas scored the fourth goal for India. After this, Harmanpreet converted the penalty stroke into the goal in the 28th minute and gave the team a 5-0 lead. In the third quarter, not any goal was scored from both the teams. In this way India maintained its strong edge.
In the next minute after the start of the fourth quarter, Ramandeep Singh (46th) secured the opportunity of a goal in the penalty corner and scored the sixth goal for India. In the next minute, Harmanpreet scored a penalty corner and scored the team 7-0 ahead.
India did not give Bangladesh a single goal by their good defense. And thus won a 7-0 victory in their second match of the tournament. After this victory, India has come to the first place in Pool-A. This is the second consecutive victory in India’s tournament. He defeated Japan 5-1 in his first match.