India defeated Malaysia 2-1 in the final of the Asia Cup hockey. This is India’s third Asia Cup title after winning the continental event after 2003 and 2007. Goals were scored by Ramandeep Singh and Lalit Upadhyay helped India beat Malaysia in the final of Asia Cup hockey in Dhaka on Sunday.
This was Malaysia’s first final at the Asia Cup. Prior to the final, India registered a convincing 4-0 win over arch-rivals Pakistan in a Super 4 encounter to book their place in the final.