Indian women’s hockey team beat South Korea by 2-1 in the first match of the three-match bilateral series on Monday.
Young striker Lalremsiami scored goal at (20th minute) and Navneet Kaur at (40th) scored for India, while Shin Hyejeong scored goal for his team at (48th) found the net for Korea. High on confidence after its impressive outings in Spain and Malaysia earlier this year, India made a strong start against the South korea.
India’s goalkeeper savita said that,
“Considering this was our first match, I think the result was good but the performance can be better. We tried some new things in the match and it was interesting to see how we handled the change,” India’s chief coach Sjoerd Marijne said after the game.
“We must bring our technical skills to a higher level in order to play faster and that will be one of our priorities for the next match.”
The next will be on Wednesday. India will try to dominant on Korea again.