India played out a 1-1 draw in their final match of the 6 Nations invitational hockey tournament in Valencia on Sunday.
Thirty six years after the first edition of the Champions Trophy was played in Lahore in 1978, India has entered the final of the prestigious tournament for the first time.
Just when it seemed that Indian hockey team will pull away for a famous victory over defending champions Germany, they came back to hold the resurgent Indians 3-3.
After already winning the four-Test series, India will be eyeing their third consecutive win against Japan.
The time for talk is over, India to meet South Korea in the first semi-final of Incheon Asian Games. This game and the subsequent grand final (if India go through) are two critical games for Indian hockey and coach Terry Walsh.
A scrappy India eked out a hard-fought 2-0 win over lower-ranked China to progress to the semi-finals of the men's hockey competition at the 17th Asian Games.
Despite drag-flick specialist VR Raghunath missing as many as eight penalty corners and Rupinderpal Singh sustaining a serious thigh injury, India managed a 7-0 victory over minnows Oman in the men's hockey event at the Asian Games.
Al the updates from day 3 of the Commonwealth Games 2014.