(1). India wins the women’s Asia Cup hockey 2017.
- India edged past China 5-4 via shootout to win the women’s Asia Cup hockey title.
- India also qualified for next year’s World Cup as Continental champion.
- Indian players celebrate after edging out China 5-4 through a shootout in a nail-biting Asia Cup women’s hockey final at Kakamigahara in Japan.
- India last won the title in 2004 in New Delhi.