Pakistan vs India – Live: Asian Hockey Champions Trophy 2012


Pakistan vs India – Live: Asian Hockey Champions Trophy 2012

Doha: A highly charged match between archrivals India and Pakistan was played at Al-Rayyan Stadium, Doha on Monday.

Below is a brief report of the match as it happened.

Rupinderpal Singh of India has scored the first goal of the match in the 36th minute. India lead 1-0.

India scored their second goal in the 51st minute. Pakistan are still struggling to get off the mark as score is 2-0.

Pakistan scored their first goal on penalty corner. Score is now 2-1.

Full time. India beat Pakistan 2-1.

A total of seven penalty corners were given in the match: three to Pakistan and four to India.

After playing their four matches, India are still unbeaten. They beat China 4-0 in their first match of the tournament. They beat Japan 3-1 in their second match before giving a 11-0 humiliating defeat to minnows Oman yesterday.

For Pakistan, it was their first loss of the event as they have beaten Oman 8-3 in their first match and China 5-2 in the second. They were held to a 3-3 draw by Malaysia yesterday.


  1. Well done India……….Always nice to see India Pakistan playing out hockey………..And as always every victory is a revenge for the previous defeat……..the rivalries go on and on……….I am sure India and Pakistan would meet in the final………… would be a big game…………….I wish Pakistan wins the game, as they did in a crucial encounter in the champions trophy to clinch the silver………….