Malaysia defeats India and Pak loses to Japan, arch rivals to clash for third place

JAKARTA: Malaysia beat India on a penalty shootout to reach the hockey final at the Asian Games.

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The match was tied 2-2 at the end of regulation with Malaysia sealing the win 7-6 in the shootout.

In the second semifinal, Pakistan faced Japan in a losing effort, losing by 1 goal to zero.

Pakistan will play against  arch nemesis India for the Bronze Medal (third position).

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