India wins Jr Asia Cup hockey
India retained the Asia Cup hockey title with a 3-2 victory over South Korea. The ace drag flicker Diwakar Ram scored the match-winner early in the extra time.
The Indians were trailing 0-2 till the 52nd minute of the fast-paced contest before clawing back in a sensational manner with three quick goals to leave the Koreans in a daze.
After being locked 2-2 at the end of regulation time, the in-form Diwakar Ram converted a penalty corner to tilt the balance in India’s favour.