Korea beat India 4-2 in penalty shootout
Korea last won the title in 2010
Sports desk South Korea defeated India in the Sultan Azlan Shah Cup final. Both teams had a 1-1 draw till full time. Korea team won 4-2 in penalty shootout With this victory, he made the title his name nine years later. In 2010, he became the joint winner with India. At the same time, this defeat lost India's dream of winning the title for the sixth time. Team India became champion in 1985, 1991, 1995, 2009 and 2010.
Simranjit Singh did the first goal
India reached the final without being undefeated in the tournament. In the round robin league round, the match against Korea was equal to 1-1. India made the lead in the ninth minute by Simranjeet Singh's goal. Korea scored the match in the 47th minute.
Sumit and Sumit Kumar failed in penalty shoot-out
No team could score a goal in the last 13 minutes of the match. Sumit and Sumit Kumar of India lost their chances in penalty shootout. Birendra Lakra and Varun Kumar could only put the ball into the goalpost. On the other hand, four players scored goals from Korea. Only Kihan Kim could not put the ball into the goalpost.