Olympics Hockey: Argentina beat India 2-1 in semi final
The Rani Rampal-led Indian hockey team already created history by shocking Australia in the quarterfinal in Tokyo Olympics 2020.
New Delhi: India women’s hockey team is vying with Argentina in the semi-final for securing a berth in the final at the Tokyo Olympic Games. Rani Rampal-led side already created history by shocking Australia in the quarter-final. It was a rough start for the IND team, losing three games on the trot. But India bounced back strongly, winning the remaining of the two group matches, and then beating Australia to reach semifinals.
Follow live score and updates of India Vs Argentina women’s hockey semifinal live score at Tokyo 2020 Olympics.
17:05: India loses against Argentina by 1-2. India’s road to the finals ends here.
16:50 PM: Fourth quarter begins, India have 15 minutes to turn the game in their favor.
16:38 PM: Argentina now leading the match with 2-1 after its second goal.
16:25 PM: Third quarter of the game begins.
16:15 PM: Half time, both the teams at a draw score of 1-1.
16:10 PM: Argentina earns a penalty corner, India needs to play safe.
16:05 PM: Two penalty corners for India till now, Indian team fails to turn the opportunity into a goal.
16:00 PM: After failing in the first two penalty corners, Argentina successfully converts a PC into a goal. New score draws at 1-1 for both the teams.
15:46 PM: What a Start for India!!
For the running match between India and Argentina, Gurjit Kaur have converted the first penalty corner into a goal within two minutes from the start. Now India is leading the match with 1-0.
India, join us in cheering for our women’s team #Hockey as they fight against #Argentina to secure a place in the FINALS .
YOU GO GIRLS ! ?????#Cheer4India ?? #StrongerTogether #UnitedByEmotion pic.twitter.com/QbbwEwPDwF
— Dept of Sports MYAS (@IndiaSports) August 4, 2021