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Indian women team wins Asia Cup, qualify for 2018 World Cup

November 05, 2017
Indian women team wins Asia Cup, qualify for 2018 World Cup

Kakamigahara (Japan): Goalkeeper Savita produced a stunning save in a tense shootout as India won the Asia Cup to secure qualification in next year's hockey World Cup following a nerve-wracking win over China in the final here today. The team broke a 13-year-old jinx when skipper Rani scored the final goal and Savita foiled an attempt from the rivals to ensure a 5-4 win. India had failed to qualify for the last World Cup and finished ninth in the 2010 edition. Rani scored twice while Mo...Read More

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