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2023 Asian Champions Trophy: Schedule, Venue, Teams, Where to Watch – All Details

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The Asian Champions Trophy, coming back after a two-year hiatus, and the announcement that the 2023 edition is being contested in India brought great excitement to the country’s hockey enthusiasts. The competition will be held in Chennai, where the weather will be humid and hot, posing an important obstacle to the participants. The competition has six squads, including India, Pakistan, Japan, China, Malaysia, and South Korea. The Koreans are the reigning champions, having defeated Japan in the final in Dhaka in 2021.

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In the competition, all eyes will be on the match between India and Pakistan. That match is scheduled on August 9, and the venue is expected to be crowded. Harmanpreet Singh leads a strong Indian squad.

Hardik Singh will be a player to keep an eye on. The midfielder is recognized for his quickness and ability to run with the ball fast. The goalies are PR Sreejesh and Krishan Pathak, while the remaining skilled players are Manpreet Singh and Amit Rohidas.

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Team Details

  1. India
  2. Pakistan
  3. Malaysia
  4. South Korea
  5. China
  6. Japan

Format of the 2023 Men’s Asian Champions Trophy

In a round-robin style, each of the six groups will face each other once. Four teams will go in the semi-finals, and the semi-final winners will compete in the final.

2023 Men’s Asian Champions Trophy Venue

Major Radhakrishnan Hockey Stadium (Chennai)

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2023 Asian Champions Trophy Schedule (IST)

3 August:

Korea vs Japan (4 pm)

Malaysia vs Pakistan (6.15 pm)

India vs China (8.30 pm)

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4 August:

Korea vs Pakistan (4 pm)

China vs Malaysia (6.15 pm)

India vs Japan (8.30 pm)

6 August:

China vs Korea (4 pm)

Pakistan vs Japan (6.15 pm)

Malaysia vs India (8.30 pm)

7 August:

Japan vs Malaysia (4 pm)

Pakistan vs China (6.15 pm)

India vs Korea (8.30 pm)

9 August:

Japan vs China (4 pm)

Malaysia vs Korea (6.15 pm)

India vs Pakistan (8.30 pm)

11 August:

Fifth place playoff match: Fifth ranked team vs sixth ranked team (3.30 pm)

Semi-final 1: Second ranked team vs third ranked team (6 pm)

Semi-final 2: First ranked team vs fourth ranked team (8.30 pm)

12 August:

Third place playoff match: Loser of SF 1 vs Loser of SF 2 (6 pm)

Final:

Winner of SF 1 vs Winner of SF 2 (8.30 pm)

2023 Asian Champions Trophy Live Stream

The 2023 Asian Champions Trophy games will be broadcast live on Star Sports Network. Viewers can watch the matches live on the Disney+ Hotstar application and website.

Indian squad

Midfielders: Hardik Singh (vice-captain), Vivek Sagar Prasad, Manpreet Singh, Nilakanta Sharma, Shamsher Singh.

Forwards: Akashdeep Singh, Mandeep Singh, Gurjant Singh, Sukhjeet Singh, S Karthi.

Goalkeepers: PR Sreejesh, Krishan Bahadur Pathak

Defenders: Jarmanpreet Singh, Sumit, Jugraj Singh, Harmanpreet Singh (capt), Varun Kumar, Amit Rohidas


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