Highlights India vs Argentina Hockey Score And Updates Tokyo Olympics (India 3-1 Argentina Full Time)

Tokyo: Hello and welcome to our hockey coverage of IND vs ARG, Highlights & Updates Tokyo Olympics Hockey Match Live between India and Argentina which is being played at the Oi Hockey Stadium, North Pitch. The final quarter was played with a very high tempo and the scoreline doesn’t suggest how close that match was. The Argentines came back in the final quarter and equalised through a penalty corner but India didn’t succumb under pressure. In fact, they rose to the occasion and delivered the final punch in the dying moments of the last quarter. With little over two minutes left, Vivek Sagar Prasad got his name in the scoresheet and Harmanpreet Singh wth the final goal ensured that India qualified to the quarters with a game in hand. India 3-1 Argentina FULL TIMEAlso Read - Neeraj Chopra, Tokyo Olympics 2020 Gold Medallist, Receives Special Gift From 2008 Beijing Winner Abhinav Bindra

Earlier, India got the goal they were looking for in the third quarter. Great pressure created by the Indians by earning back to back penalty corners and Varun Kumar converted one of those into a goal. India 1-0 Argentina at the end of third quarter. Also Read - Thorough Coaching Programme Reason Behind Indian Hockey Revival: MM Somaya

India were still looking for that opening goal at the end of the first half. Although India had dominated possession in the first half, Argentina had been really tight in their defence. Ended goalless in the first half. India 0-0 Argentina at half-time. The Men in Blue were more aggressive out of the two sides, and had won as many as 7 circle penetration but had nothing to show in terms of results. Argentina had defended well in the first quarter. India looked calm and composed but failed to find a way to score in the second quarter. Also Read - PR Sreejesh Opens up to Amitabh Bachchan Regarding Challenges, Says Playing on Astro Turf Totally Different From Playing on Natural Grass

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India Squad: P.R. Sreejesh (GK); Manpreet Singh (C), Harmanpreet Singh, Rupinder Pal Singh, Surender Kumar, Amit Rohidas, Birendra Lakra, Hardik Singh, Vivek Sagar Prasad, Nilakanta Sharma, Sumit, Shamsher Singh, Dilpreet Singh, Gurjant Singh, Lalit Kumar Upadhyay, Mandeep Singh

Live Updates

  • 7:57 AM IST

    Thank you for joining us as we look forward to your company for the match against Japan tomorrow. Do join us then for the final match of the group for India.

  • 7:55 AM IST

  • 7:43 AM IST

    The goal scores for India today are: Varun Kumar, Vivek Sagar Prasad, Harmanpreet Singh in order of goals scored.

  • 7:40 AM IST

    India might face Great Britain or the Netherlands in the quarters assuming that they will finish either 3rd or 4th place in their group.

  • 7:37 AM IST

    With that India have booked their spot in the quarters. What’s more they have retained their 2nd spot in Pool A.

  • 7:32 AM IST

    That’s it. India have done it. Creating numerous opportunities in the entire match and they reap the benefits in the final quarter. India 3-1 Argentina FULL TIME.

  • 7:29 AM IST

    GOAL! India extend their lead to 3-1. Surely they are going to win this one.

  • 7:29 AM IST

    Another penalty corner for India.

  • 7:28 AM IST

    GOAL! India have taken the lead once again with little over 2 mins left in the final quarter.

  • 7:26 AM IST

    India are dominating possession again. Just as we speak both teams find themselves a player short.