Defending champions India will take on Korea in the semi-finals of the Women's Asia Cup hockey tournament on Wednesday. In the group round, the team has so far won 2 out of three matches. At the same time, in one match against Japan, the team had to face a 2-0 defeat. In such a situation, Team India is trying to come back and register a big win over Korea.
According to reports, the top-ranked India started its Asia Cup campaign in a spectacular manner. The team had beaten Malaysia 9-0 in their first match. However, in the next match, the team also had to face defeat at the hands of Asian Games winning team Japan.
However, after which the Indian team made a comeback and defeated singapore, ranked less than them, 9-1 and qualified for the semi-finals. Now the challenge of a strong Korea team is going to be in front of new captain Savita Poonia. The Indian team currently has a ranking of nine. At the same time, the Korea team occupies the 11th rank.