Yes! Hockey season is back after a month interval post Rio Olympics.
Asian Champions Trophy (ACT) is back with its 4th edition to be held in Kuantan, Malaysia, from October 20th. Total hockey 6 teams will participate in the tournament in a round robin format. Pakistan is currently the defending champions of Asian Champions Trophy.
Men’s Asian Champions Trophy 2016 Pool
Teams : China, India, Japan, Korea, Malaysia and Pakistan.
Men’s Asian Champions Trophy Fixtures 2016 – Complete Schedule
Match Date And Time
|1||Malaysia vs Pakistan||Thursday, 20 October – 3.30PM IST|
|2||India vs Japan||Thursday, 20 October – 6.00PM IST|
|3||Pakistan vs Korea||Friday, 21 October – 3.30PM IST|
|4||Malaysia vs China||Friday,, 21 October – 6.00PM IST|
|5||India vs Korea||Saturday, 22 October – 3.30PM IST|
|6||China vs Japan||Saturday, 22 October – 6.00PM IST|
|7||India vs Pakistan||Sunday, 23 October – 3.30PM IST|
|8||Malaysia vs Japan||Sunday, 23 October – 6.00PM IST|
|9||Korea vs China||Monday, 24 October – 3.30PM IST|
|10||Pakistan vs Japan||Tuesday, 25 October – 3.30PM IST|
|11||India vs China||Tuesday, 25 October – 6.00PM IST|
|12||Korea vs Japan||Wednesday, 26 October – 3.30PM IST|
|13||Malaysia vs India||Wednesday, 26 October – 6.00PM IST|
|14||Pakistan vs China||Thursday, 27 October – 3.30PM IST|
|15||Korea vs Malaysia||Thursday, 27 October – 6.00PM IST|
|16||5th/6th Place Match||Saturday, 29 October – 1.00PM IST|
|17||Semi final 1||Saturday, 29 October – 3.30PM IST|
|18||Semi final 2||Saturday, 29 October – 6.00PM IST|
|19||3rd/4th Place Match||Sunday, 30 October – 3.30PM IST|
|20||Final Match||Sunday, 30 October – 6.00PM IST|
Men’s Asian Champions Trophy Squads – 2016 Edition
Indian Hockey Squad – Goalkeepers: PR Sreejesh (captain), Akash Chikte; Defenders: Rupinder Pal Singh, Pardeep Mor, Jasjit Singh Kular, Birendra Lakra, Kothajit Singh, Surender Kumar; Midfielders: Chinglensana Singh Kangujam, Manpreet Singh (vice captain), Sardar Singh, SK Uthappa, Devindar Walmiki; Forwards: Talwinder Singh, SV Sunil, Lalit Kumar Upadhyay, Nikkin Thimmaiah and Affan Yousuf. Chief coach: Roelant Oltmans.
Japan Hockey Squad – Masahito Kunitomo, Takumi Chida, Daichi Kurokawa, Masaki Ohashi, Shota Yamada, Hirotaka Zendana, Kenji Kitazato, Kazuma Murata, Suguru Hoshi, Seren Tanaka, Hiromasa Ochiai, Tsubasa Yamamizu, Yuki Wakuri, Hiroki Sakamoto, Kenta Tanaka, Genki Mitsutani, Kentaro Fukuda and Kodai Watanabe. Chief coach: Takahiko Yamahor.
Korea Hockey Squad – TBD.
China Hockey Squad – TBD.
Malaysia Hockey Squad – TBD.
Pakistan Hockey Squad – TBD.
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