Indian eves go down 0-3 to Japan in 3rd Test, lose series

Last Updated: Monday, March 22, 2010 - 16:20

New Delhi: Indian women’s hockey team suffered third successive defeat at the hands of Japan as the hosts took an unassailable 3-0 lead in the four-match Test series at Gifu Green Stadium, Kakamigahara on Monday.

Indians were spanked 0-3 by Japan in the third match of the Test series.

Japan earlier won the first two matches 3-0 and 4-1 respectively.

India will play their last match on Wednesday at the same venue before going to Shanghai, where they will play three Tests against Asian champions China, a Hockey India release said.

This twin tour is in preparation for the Womens World Cup to be held at Rosario, Argentina in August-September this year.

PTI



First Published: Monday, March 22, 2010 - 16:20

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