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.