Two goals in the 1st quarter by Gurjit and Deepika put India in a commanding position while Poonam Rani's field goal in the 47th minute secured the victory for the visitors
Goals for India were scored by Poonam Rani (6th minute), skipper Rani Rampal (27th minute) and Gurjit Kaur (32nd minute) while Yurim Lee (10th) and Jungeun Seo (31st) scored for the hosts.
Aggression became the buzz-word in the Indian team. India's women's hockey team head coach Harendra Singh wanted his players to believe in themselves.
Women's Asia Cup 2017: From Rani Rampal to Savita Punia, players who won the title for India after 13 years
Here's a look at the major players from India's women hockey team, who ensured the country defeated China to get the Asia Cup title after a gap of 13 years.
Women's Asia Cup 2017: India ride on Gurjit Kaur brace to stun defending champions Japan and enter final
Indian women's hockey team continued their splendid run and came up with an overall performance to stun defending champions Japan 4-2 in the semi-final of the Asia Cup.
Drag-flicker Gurjit Kaur notched up a hat-trick as India hammered Kazakhstan 7-1 to enter the semifinals of the women's Asia Cup hockey tournament on Thursday.
India continued their winning form as they beat Malaysia 2-0 in their last Pool A match at the Women's Asia Cup held at Kakamigahara Kawasaki Stadium on Tuesday.
India conceded two goals in as many minutes in the final quarter as they lost 1-2 to Ireland in the 7th/8th placement match of the Womens Hockey World League (HWL) Semi Final on Saturday.
England and Argentina moved closer to a Women's Hockey World League tournament final showdown in Johannesburg with contrasting last-eight victories Tuesday.
Drag flicker Gurjit Kaur (57th minute) was India's lone scorer, while Giselle Ansley (6th), Alex Danson (13th), Susannah Townsend (42nd) and Hannah Martin (60th) sounded the board for England.
There was no end to the Indian women's hockey team's misery as it went down 2-6 to New Zealand in the final match for a 0-5 whitewash in the series, which concluded on Saturday.