Lalremsiami struck the winning goal for India after Minami Shimizu neutralised Navjot Kaur's opener. Earlier, Indian men's team won beat New Zealand 5-0 to avenge the loss it endured in their round-robin clash and won the Olympic event
India had made an impressive start to the 2020 Tokyo Olympics Test tournament, thrashing Malaysia 6-0 in their opening match but the second-match defeat means they are currently sitting at the second spot in the points table with one match to go
The Olympic Test event is said to be a good exposure ahead of the Olympic Qualifiers in November will witness the India Men's team play against hosts Japan, New Zealand and Malaysia while the Women's team will play against Australia, China and Japan.
Given the obstacles lined up against her, no one knows when Bani Singh’s documentary would see the light of day. Instead of the raw emotions—and the jagged backcloth here—that propel players towards achievements, will India have to stay content with another fictionalised, unsatisfactorily executed Bollywood period drama?