After the resounding 3-0 victory of the Leonas against Germany, no one detached himself from television in Argentina because although Women’s hockey team had already secured his place for the semifinals of the Tokyo 2020 Olympics, he still needed to know his rival.

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So, in the next turn, India faced Australia, that they had already beaten Las Leonas 2-0 on the last date of the group stage and he was one of the great candidates in the tournament, especially because of what was done in the first instance, where the oceanic team He not only finished undefeated, but also only received one goal against.

The Lionesses celebrate the move to semi.

The Lionesses celebrate the move to semi.

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However, India, which started the tournament with three resounding defeats in a row and qualified with just enough to the next instance, He hit the Australians and will now go against Argentina in search of a medal.

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The Asian set won 1-0 against the number 2 in the ranking of the International Hockey Federation (FIH), with a goal of forward Navneet Kaur in the second quarter. In this way, at a key moment in the competition, India added its third victory in the tournament, after accumulating the same number of defeats (Netherlands 1-5, Germany 0-2 and Great Britain 1-4).

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When will the semifinal be played?

The match between The lioness and India It will be played on Tuesday at 10:30 p.m. or Wednesday at 7:00 a.m. something that will finish solving when the other quarterfinal crossovers are completed: Netherlands-New Zealand and Spain Great Britain.

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The victory against Germany and qualification for the semi

The lionesses crushed Germany 3-0 and reached the semifinals of the Olympic Games, so they will have two games to get a medal. From beginning to end without fissures was the national production, which He arrived in Japan with the hope of adding a new podium after two silvers (2000 and 2012) and two bronzes (2004 and 2008).

Navneet Kaur, scorer of India's goal, celebrates after qualifying.

Navneet Kaur, scorer of India’s goal, celebrates after qualifying.

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Against a team that only left points against the Netherlands, the No. 1 in the ranking, those led by Carlos Retegui they drew up a clear plan: to drown Germany with pressure. But they not only ran and ran, but they got into every corner of the court. The forwards, the midfielders and the defenders did it. The 11 formed an unbreakable block, accompanied by decision each time they had the ball. The first quarter went with an unfair 0-0, but in the second period the joys came.

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With a numerical advantage for a penalty to a rival, Rocío Sánchez Moccia, on her birthday (33) and four months after being Francesca’s mother, she sent a poison center that connected in a very good way Agustina Albertario. The attacker trained in Lomas scored what they had not been able to before Maria Jose Granatto Y Delfina Merino, two referents. And this goal allowed the second to arrive before halftime: Maria Victoria Granatto deflected a penalty corner from Agustina Gorzelany to beat Julia Sonntag.

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In the third quarter, the National Team did not slow down and went in search of more. The spaces he left in defense he covered Belén Succi, who cried before the game and after: the goalkeeper, who He knew that this could be his last game as a professional, he saved the five shots of the European, they left with the frustration of elimination.

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The strawberry for dessert put it Valentina Raposo, Leona, only 18 years old. The Salta, who had made a mistake against Australia that ended in a goal, had his revenge and showed that he has well deserved his call: bombshell from another short.

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