Tokyo: India Women's hockey team take their initial win of the Tokyo Olympics vs Ireland. This victory retains their quarterfinals goal alive.
The team is now even at points with Ireland. They will contest facing the Republic of South Africa in their closing match of Pool A.
A slow goal by Navneet Kaur upon Ireland provided Indian women with its first victory. It was a significant win beneath pressure.
Ireland will have a tough competition against Great Britain; however, if they fail and India wins against the Republic of South Africa, India will pass through as they will complete 4th in the pool.
The Indian women's hockey team beat Ireland 1-0 at the Oi Hockey Stadium North Pitch. As a result, India dreams of securing it to the quarterfinals of the women's hockey competition remain sound.