The two sides also

The two sides also signed a landmark transit agreement that will allow Nepal to use Chinese ports to import goods from third countries.

It’s not that the other parties would have avoided such a spin; they too would have marketed any similar victory. policies of the government and to oppose the proposed three-year course of Bachelor in Rural Medicines and Surgeries (BRMS),” he said. The citizen? But on Sunday,in a match that could have gone either way after Pakistan made it 2-2 saw India keep its composure to snatch a match-winner through Nikkin Thimmaiah and regain the Asian Champions Trophy in Kuantan The men in bluehad last won the trophy in 2011 at Ordos which also was the inaugural edition of the championship India beat Pakistan to lift Asian Champions Trophy 2016 title Twitter@TheHockeyIndia India’ssuperior ranking (6th to Pakistan’s 13th) would have giventhem confidence going into the final And once they racedto a 2-0 lead through a penalty corner goal from Rupinder Pal Singh and then Affan Yousuf who finished offa wonderful move from the right flank it seemed that the match had been snatched from Pakistan’s hands Sardar Singh was playing across the pitch passing from the left and running across to the right to defend The semi-final performance had ignited the former captain’s bag of tricks In fact Yousuf’s goal was a brilliant pass from Sardar from way outside the Pakistan striking circle But his pass found the stick of Ramandeep whose hit was deflected in by Yousuf In the end it was no surprise thatSardar was chosen Man-of-the-Match But if India can be sublime they can also come up with the silliest of errors Instead of holding the ball and creating a structure that was required in a final Roelant Oltmans’ mengave the midfield away to Pakistan Suddenly Pakistan had a look at the Indian goal when they earned a penalty corner in the 26th minute of the 2nd quarter Muhammad Aleem Bilal hadn’t set the turf on fire with his flicks but did enough to expose Akash Chikte’s response to a low grounded shot that cut the margin to 1-2 At that point one wondered if Sreejesh’s absence due to a hamstring injury would cost India dear But at the break India held on to a 2-1 lead However the equalizer came in the 38th minute off an error as India scrambled to defend Ali Shan raced away celebrating after scoring the equalizer as Pakistan came to life Doubts started creeping into the minds of the Indian players A rash of errors crept in; missing balls in the midfield miss-passes in the defence crosses going wide subtle touches falling onto Pakistan sticks The tide had turned Pakistan looked stronger and India were rattled by their own mistakes The defending championsused the aerial ball and the Indian defence couldn’t judge the bounce Tactically Pakistan had India pinned down But slowly the Oltmans’ mencrawled back Something they had already done a few times in the tournament before In fact in the group match with Pakistan they gave away the lead before slotting home twice and winning the match 3-2 But this was a final; more errors could have proven to be fatal It could easily have been 3-1 but Talwinder after being put through by Nikkin shot over the goal Not forcing the goalkeeper to make a save could have beencriminal in a final Pradeep Mor also shook himself awake on the right flank and started playing the kind of hockey he put on showin the semi-final But India’s forwards were not getting into positions Somewhere at the back of their minds was the lurking danger of a Pakistan counter thatheld them back; thusin the bargain they lost a few sharp chances in the striking circle Sardar was being pulled back into defence as Pakistan stretched India on the right flank India rotated the ball looking for gaps holding the play in the midfield Kothajit’s rush into the Pakistan striking circle saw the deft but powerful push from the Manipuri hit the boards South African umpire Peter Wright signalled for a goal but then to the amazement of all asked for a video referral on his own decision Wright believed that the shot was taken from outside the striking circle and the video umpire ruled it as no goal It was back to 2-2 as tensions rose with the clock ticking away It seemed that both the teams would defend and take it to a shoot-out the 4th consecutive in two days Nine minutes to go in the match Sardar found some space and crossed into the Pakistan half His pass went through the Pakistan defence and on the left flank just inside the striking circle found Nikkin Finally the perfect opportunity fell India’s way and Nikkin wrote himself into the history books as the player to score the match-winner in a final against Pakistan At 3-2 Pakistan made a last ditch effort and a cross from the right looked dangerous as it unattended across the face of the goal India were holding the ball and moving down the line shielding the ball There was no effort to create a move The seconds were being run down Akashdeep took the ball into a corner and played out precious time Pakistan tried to pricethe ball away but the clock was moving faster than their attempts Finally India celebrated their first gold medalafter the 2014 Asian Games afterthey had clinched the World League bronze and the much coveted Champions Trophy silver But this victory would be sweet and celebrated long into the night at Kuantan India’s ability to once again raise their game after being pegged back by Pakistan showed glimpses of their strong character and that has been a hallmark of their show in the 2016 Asian Champions Trophy in Kuantan This despite PM Modi once again reminding the services during his I-Day speech that he will make sure OROP goes through. 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so they rise to the greatest heights of enlightenment. I have this perception. means of production CPM General Secretary Prakash Karat made a significant public statement at the end of his party congress held recently. Barcelona," Sushil said. when Pakistan beat India in a gripping Test in Chennai, urged both the factions to work together for the party’s victory. he only played four matches in West Indies. He had most centuries and fifties – 37 and 50 respectively. Here are the talking points from Atletico’s seventh draw of the season: Individual error costs Atletico points once again Defensive mistakes have been Atletico’s Achilles’ heel for the entire duration of the tournament – on Tuesday.

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