BANGKOK: Pakistan’s women hockey team advanced to the semi-final of the ongoing Asian Hockey Federation Cup by defeating Singapore 1-0, Dawn News reported.
Pakistan, who were competing in an international tournament after three years, stood victorious against Singapore that won their past two games.
Pakistan needed just a draw to cruise into the semi-final of the tournament that is being played in Bangkok, but, Afshan Naureen managed to score a goal in the last two minutes of the game. It assured Pakistan’s berth in semi-final.
Pakistan will play the semi-final on Saturday.