Highlights from the India vs Pakistan clash in the Asian Champions Trophy showcased an impressive performance by India, as skipper Harmanpreet Singh’s prowess with penalty corners led to a convincing 4-0 victory over their arch-rivals. This triumph extended India’s unbeaten streak in the tournament.
Even before stepping onto the field, India had secured their spot in the semifinals. This assurance translated into their gameplay, with India demonstrating confidence and dominance throughout the match. On the other hand, Pakistan struggled to keep up and found themselves in a perpetual chase.
Harmanpreet Singh emerged as a key player, kickstarting India’s lead by converting the team’s first penalty corner. With a forceful and precise low flick to the left of Pakistan’s goalkeeper Akmal Hussain, Harmanpreet secured the lead for India in the opening quarter. The 23rd minute witnessed India earning their second penalty corner opportunity. Harmanpreet showcased his skill once again, executing a fierce drag-flick that found its way between the legs of Pakistan’s goalkeeper Akmal, adding another goal to India’s tally.