India A women’s team beat Tasmania 1-0 in Australian Hockey League

Vastavam web: Sangita Kumari score the winner as India A women’s team beat Tasmania 1-0 to regist their first victory at the 2017 Australian Hockey League (AHL) here on Tuesday.Sangita scored the winner in the 19th minute to hand India their maiden win in Pool B.At the start of the second quarter, the visitors pulled off a beautiful move which was finished by Sangita in the 19th minute as she deceived Tasmania’s goalkeeper Ruby-Rose Haywood to hand India the lead.
India enjoyed their one-goal lead for the rest of the match and made several efforts to deny the Tasmanians the chance to equalise.The visitors showed fight in the fourth quarter to win the match by a goal.The team registered their first win of the AHL and will now progress to the next round of the tournament to play classification matches as they finished fourth in Pool B with three points.