India continued their winning streak in the Asian Champions Trophy, defeating South Korea 5-0 in their final group match on Thursday. The win helped them finish on top of the table with an all-win record, and they will now face South Korea, who finished fourth, in the semifinal on Saturday.
India dominated the match from the start, creating numerous chances. They finally won a penalty corner with nine minutes left in the second quarter, and Lalremsiami converted it to give them the lead.
India doubled their lead in the 36th minute through Navneet Kaur, who scored from another penalty corner. They then went on to score three more goals in the fourth quarter, through Salima Tete (2) and Navjot Kaur.
The win was a testament to India’s dominance in the tournament. They have scored 23 goals in four matches and have not conceded a single goal.
India will now be looking to continue their winning streak in the semifinals and reach the final. They will face a tough challenge from South Korea, but they will be confident of their chances.
India’s winning streak
India’s winning streak in the Asian Champions Trophy is now at five matches. They began the tournament with a 4-0 win over China, followed by a 5-0 win over Japan and a 6-0 win over Malaysia.
Their winning streak has been built on a solid defence and a potent attack. The defence has not conceded a single goal in four matches, while the attack has scored 23 goals.
India will face South Korea in the semifinal of the Asian Champions Trophy on Saturday. South Korea finished fourth in the group stage, but they will be a tough opponent for India.
South Korea is a well-balanced team with a strong defence and a good attack. They will be looking to upset India and reach the final.
India will be looking to continue their winning streak and reach the final of the Asian Champions Trophy. They will be confident of their chances, but they will need to be at their best to defeat South Korea.
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