India beats China

Women’s Asian Champions Trophy 2023: Deepika and Salima Tete scored one goal each as the Indian women’s hockey team registered a thrilling 2-1 win against China in their third match of the Women’s Asian Champions Trophy 2023 held in Ranchi, Jharkhand. Deepika scored in the 15th minute, while Salima Tete doubled India’s lead in the 26th minute. China’s only goal was scored by Jiaqi Zhong in the 41st minute.

The Indian team played aggressively from the beginning and even managed to get a penalty corner in the last moments of the first quarter, but they could not take advantage of it. Soon after, Deepika got a penalty stroke, which Deepika converted with a precise shot into the bottom corner to give India a 1-0 lead.

India’s lead doubled in the 26th minute

China started the second quarter aggressively and came very close to equalizing the score. However, Indian captain Savita showed her courage with a remarkable save to preserve India’s lead. After this, India adopted an aggressive stance to maintain pressure on China. Salima Tete doubled India’s lead in the 26th minute.

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India started the third quarter aggressively but could not take advantage of it. At the same time, China also showed an aggressive attitude and Jiaqi Zhong took advantage of the penalty corner and scored the first goal for China in the 41st minute. Both teams could not score any goals and India won the match 2–1. India will play its fourth match of the tournament against Japan today.