Belgium beat India 4-2 in the first men’s hockey semifinal, thanks to a hat-trick by Alexander Hendrickx. They enter their second consecutive Olympic final, while India will play Germany or Australia for bronze. Harmanpreet and Mandeep scored for IndiaIndia trail 2-4 with 7 minutes left in the game. It’s raining penalty corner in Tokyo. And all the pressure is on India,and India trailing 2-3.
Manpreet Singh is out for 2 minutes with a greeen card, and Belgium get their 8th PC. Brilliant rush from Rohidas, blocks Hendrickx. But the ball hits his leg, and 9th PC for Belgium. India foil it but commit an error. Another PC.Fourth quarter begins: India 2 – 2 Belgium. Fifteen minutes left in this tense men’s hockey semifinal.
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Tokyo Olympics 2021 Updates: Belgium equalise at 2-2 in the men’s hockey semifinal against IndiaIn what will be an hour of reckoning for Indian hockey, the men take on Belgium in the semifinal of the Tokyo Olympics.