Champions Japan open with draw

The 4th Women's Asian Champions Trophy got under way yesterday at the Sengkang Hockey Stadium. Holders Japan were held to a 2-2 draw by India (above), while world No. 9 South Korea beat Malaysia 5-2. The five-team tournament continues today with Sout
PHOTO: SINGAPORE HOCKEY FEDERATION

The 4th Women's Asian Champions Trophy got under way yesterday at the Sengkang Hockey Stadium.

Holders Japan were held to a 2-2 draw by India, while world No. 9 South Korea beat Malaysia 5-2.

The five-team tournament continues today with South Korea taking on India and Malaysia facing world No. 8 China.

A version of this article appeared in the print edition of The Sunday Times on October 30, 2016, with the headline 'Champions Japan open with draw'. Print Edition | Subscribe