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Asian Men's Hockey Champions Trophy highlights: India thrash Japan 9-0

When India and Japan last met in Asian Games 2018, India thrashed Japan 8-0 in league stages but eventually Japan won the Gold medal.

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Asian Hockey Championship 2018, Manpreet Singh
Manpreet Singh celebrates his goal with Chinglensana Singh. Photo: Hockey federation of India

In match 7 of Hero Asian Men’s Hockey Championship, Manpreet Singh’s India thrashed Japan 9-0 at Sultan Qaboos Sports Complex in Muscat. India were always in command and scored goals in every quarter of the match. Akashdeep was named player oif the match for his 2 goals. 
India’s performance against Pakistan

Skipper Manpreet Singh put on a stellar show as India registered a facile 3-1 victory over arch-rivals Pakistan in their second match of the Asian on Saturday. India got off to the worst possible start as Pakistan forced a goal in the opening minute of the match through a penalty corner. In the first quarter of the game, Pakistan dominated as India struggled to penetrate the Pakistan defence. But India came back strongly and dominated rest of the quarter whereas Pakistan player looked tired in the final quarter.

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Asian Mens Hockey Champions Trophy highlights: India thrash Japan 9-0

AT FULL TIME: India beat Japan 9-0 to mark their 3rd consecutive win in Asian Hockey Champions Trophy 2018

Asian Mens Hockey Champions Trophy highlights: India thrash Japan 9-0

56th minute: Mandeep deflects the cross from Manpreet to score the 9th goal for India in the match. This is Mandeep's 4th goal in Asian Hockey Champions Trophy 2018

Asian Mens Hockey Champions Trophy highlights: India thrash Japan 9-0

52' The proceedings grow increasingly more intense on the turf as Japan raise the tempo in search of a goal. IND 8-0 JPN#INDvJPN #IndiaKaGame #HeroACT2018 — Hockey India (@TheHockeyIndia) October 21, 2018

Asian Mens Hockey Champions Trophy highlights: India thrash Japan 9-0

50th minute: Penalty corner for Japan as Kothajit tries to obstruct the play. Another Penalty corner for Japan and its a WIDE

Asian Mens Hockey Champions Trophy highlights: India thrash Japan 9-0

49th minute: Penalty corner for India and Mandeep score on a rebound. India up by 8 goals 49' GOAL! The team's variation on the PC pays off as @mandeepsingh995 scores off his second attempt after the initial shot was blocked. IND 8-0 JPN#INDvJPN #IndiaKaGame #HeroACT2018 pic.twitter.com/HarwvTQazZ — Hockey India (@TheHockeyIndia) October 21, 2018

Asian Mens Hockey Champions Trophy highlights: India thrash Japan 9-0

Q4 begins

Asian Mens Hockey Champions Trophy highlights: India thrash Japan 9-0

AT Q3: India lead by 7 goals for NIL as Japan looked helpless

Asian Mens Hockey Champions Trophy highlights: India thrash Japan 9-0

45th minute: Lalit score India's 7 th gaol at the stroke of Q3. This is Lalit's 2nd gaol in the match 45' GOAL! @lalithockey scores with perfect timing as his goal marks the end of the 3rd quarter with India up by 7 goals. IND 7-0 JPN#INDvJPN #IndiaKaGame #HeroACT2018 pic.twitter.com/RCvklMDQPc — Hockey India (@TheHockeyIndia) October 21, 2018

Asian Mens Hockey Champions Trophy highlights: India thrash Japan 9-0

Final minute of Q3 

Asian Mens Hockey Champions Trophy highlights: India thrash Japan 9-0

42' GOAL! Kothajit scores India's sixth of the game with a powerful shot a considerable distance away from goal that finds it's way home via a deflection. IND 6-0 JPN#INDvJPN #IndiaKaGame #HeroACT2018 pic.twitter.com/sifdobplAW — Hockey India (@TheHockeyIndia) October 21, 2018

Asian Mens Hockey Champions Trophy highlights: India thrash Japan 9-0

40' India keep posession for an extended amount of time on the turf as they put their opponents' defense under extreme pressure as they search for another chance to score. IND 5-0 JPN#INDvJPN #IndiaKaGame #HeroACT2018 — Hockey India (@TheHockeyIndia) October 21, 2018

First Published: Sun, October 21 2018. 21:30 IST

Asian Men's Hockey Champions Trophy highlights: India thrash Japan 9-0

When India and Japan last met in Asian Games 2018, India thrashed Japan 8-0 in league stages but eventually Japan won the Gold medal.

In match 7 of Hero Asian Men’s Hockey Championship, Manpreet Singh’s India thrashed Japan 9-0 at Sultan Qaboos Sports Complex in Muscat. India were always in command and scored goals in every quarter of the match. Akashdeep was named player oif the match for his 2 goals. 
India’s performance against Pakistan

Skipper Manpreet Singh put on a stellar show as India registered a facile 3-1 victory over arch-rivals Pakistan in their second match of the Asian on Saturday. India got off to the worst possible start as Pakistan forced a goal in the opening minute of the match through a penalty corner. In the first quarter of the game, Pakistan dominated as India struggled to penetrate the Pakistan defence. But India came back strongly and dominated rest of the quarter whereas Pakistan player looked tired in the final quarter.

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