Update : Final Score India 1 – 1 South Korea (Draw).
India will lock horns with South Korea in the fifth match of the Asian Champions Trophy 2016 tournament at Kuantan, in Malaysia on October 22nd, 2016 – Saturday at 4.30pm IST.
Also Read – Points Table Asian Champions Trophy Hockey 2016
Asian Champions Trophy 2016 India vs Korea Hockey Match Preview
6th ranked team India will take on 11th ranked Korean team. India won its first match of the tournament 10-2 against Japan. On the other hand South Korea got defeated in their first match against Pakistan 1-0. India had a decent Olympic performance having reached quarter finals in the month of August and has sent a full strength squad to Asian Champion Trophy, led by goalkeeper PR Sreejesh. Indian team also welcomed return of defender Birendra Larka after a long injury-layoff.
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South Korea are the underdogs of the tournament & will need to be on top of their game if they are to secure a win against the mighty Indian team.
India vs South Korea Hockey Match Live Streaming And Live Telecast | 2016 Asian Champions Trophy
Live telecast between India vs Korea hockey match will be available on Star sports 4 in English in India. Live streaming between India vs Korea hockey game will be available on Starsports.com & Hotstar.com.
2016 Asian Champions Trophy India vs Korea Hockey Match Squad
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.
South Korea Hockey Squad – Hong Doopyo, Seo Jongho, You Seungju, Lee Namyong, Lee Daeyeol, Yang Jihun, Jung Manjae, Kang Moonkyu, Lee Jungjun, Kim Juhun and You Hyosik.
Set those reminders folks, this will be one tough battle between South Korea vs India hockey match. Stay tuned to playcaper.com for live score and live commentary at 4.30pm IST on October 22.