Japan secured a win in a shootout to advance to the final of women’s hockey.
At the Hangzhou Asian Games, our women’s hockey team defeated Japan in a shootout to reach the final.
The Korean women’s hockey team drew 2-2 in their semifinal match against Japan at the Archer Canal Sports Park today (May 5) before winning 4-3 in the ensuing shootout (a penalty shootout in soccer).
Goals from Seo Jung-eun and Park Seung-ae gave the team a 2-1 lead heading into the fourth quarter, but Japan equalized on a penalty stroke (a penalty kick in soccer) with just over two minutes left in regulation, forcing a shootout.
With the score tied at 3-3 in the shootout, Team Korea’s Cho Hye-jin scored to make it 4-3, and goalie Lee Jin-min stopped Japan’s Miyu Suzuki to complete the thrilling victory.
The women’s hockey team will play the final against host China the day after tomorrow (July 7).
Women’s hockey, which finished fourth at the 2018 Jakarta-Palembang Asian Games, 먹튀검증토토사이트 will attempt to regain its Asian Games supremacy nine years after the 2014 Incheon Games.
The winner of the tournament will qualify for the 2024 Olympic Games in Paris.