October 23, 2017 16:05 IST

India beat Malaysia 2-1 to win third Asia Cup title

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Team members of India celebrate with the trophy after the awarding ceremony for Asia Cup Hockey 2017 in Dhaka, Bangladesh, on Oct. 22, 2017. India clinched the title for the third time by defeating Malaysia with 2-1 in the final. Credit: IANS
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Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Sunday congratulated the Indian hockey team for winning the Asia Cup 2017. "Great game, great win! Congrats to our hockey team for winning the Asia Cup 2017. India rejoices at this stupendous victory", the Prime Minister said. Credit: IANS
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India beat Malaysia 2-1 in the final in Dhaka on Sunday. This is the third time India has lifted the Asia Cup. Credit: IANS