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In a major achievement, Indian men’s hockey team registered a comprehensive 5-3 win over hosts Japan to mark its quarter-final spot with a second-place finish in Pool A at the Tokyo 2020 Olympics on Friday. … By virtue of this win, India finished second in Pool A behind Australia with four victories out of five Games.
Indian team scored through Gurjant Singh (17th, 56th), Harmanpreet Singh (13th), Shamsher Singh (34th) and Nilakanta Sharma (51st) to register their third consecutive win at the Oi Hockey Stadium.
India finished second in Pool A behind Australia with four victories out of five Games.