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Indian Women Win Asia Cup 2017

India defeated China 5-4 to win the women’s Asia Cup Hockey Title 2017.

Indian women win Asia Cup 2017

  • With this victory, the Indian team has qualified for next year’s World Cup as Continental champion.
  • Skipper Rani Rampal who scored the winning goal 
  • Savita was adjudged Goalkeeper-of-the-Tournament while Monica won the Woman-of-the-Match award.
  • This is India's second Asia Cup Hockey Title after 2004.
  • Hockey Asia Cup is an international men's and women's field hockey tournament governed by the Asian Hockey Federation (ASHF). 
  • It was introduced in 1982 for men's competition.
  • South Korea has been the most successful team with 4 titles in Men's and 3 titles in Women's competition. I
Indian Women Win Asia Cup 2017 Indian Women Win Asia Cup 2017 Reviewed by insiya yadav on November 08, 2017 Rating: 5

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