Hockey Champions Trophy 2016: India qualified for Maiden Final


London:  The Indian Hockey team has been qualified for the maiden Champions Trophy final.  Australia defeated India by 4-2 in the last match which took place on Thursday.

Earlier, the chances to win for India were quite slim and the decision came out after Great Britain’s 3-3 draw against Belgium.

Australia topped the league standings with 13 points from five matches, while India finished on seven points.

In the league, Britain team was on fifth position and they needed a victory to get the second spot. Currently, Belgium has four points and it will be equalized with India if they won the match against Britain.

Indian Team wanted Britain-Belgium match to end in a draw to get to the second place so that India would get a chance to play in the maiden Champions Trophy finals.

Currently, India has 7 points and it will face Australia again in the finals.