India and Pakistan were all set to hit the great shot in the today’s Final of Asian Games 2014 as this was a ticket for a direct entry in the Olympic 2016. And, you know that our beloved team India wins in the Final match against Pakistan and qualifies for 2016 Olympic.
India had won in the Penalty stroke aganist Pakistan in today’s final match. It was a close encounter in the second half as team India was also able to make a goal on the score board and make 1 all as the score in the final games of Asian 2014 Hockey to bag a Gold also.
Happenings of Penalty Stroke
Total 8th Penalty stroke were played and as India lead with 4-2, the team India started celebration as they declared as the winner.
8th Penalty Stroke: India 4 – 2 Pakistan (Shafqat Rasool)
7th Penalty Stroke: India 3 – 2 Pakistan (Birendra Lakra)
6th Penalty Stroke: India 2 – 2 Pakistan (Muhammad Umar Bhutta)
5th Penalty Stroke: India 2 – 1 Pakistan (Manpreet Singh)
4th Penalty Stroke: India 2 – 1 Pakistan (Muhammad Waqas)
3rd Penalty Stroke: India 2 – 0 Pakistan (Rupinder Pal Singh)
2nd Penalty Stroke: India 1 – 0 Pakistan (Muhammad Irfan)
1st Penalty Stroke: India 1 – 0 Pakistan (Akashdeep Singh)
Till the end of 2nd quarter India finally managed to get the goal that they were looking for as Khotajit Khadangbam scored the much awaited goal that the Indian supporters were looking for.
Indians have pretty much dominated the last two period of play in this quarter and have been on the attack constantly. India made the history by winning gold in the Asian Games in hockey. They created another close chance towards the end of the second quarter, but this time the Pakistan defense was upto the mark. India had a good second quarter.
We wish all the best to team India for their Journey in Olympic 2016.