The first Hockey medal of the Games has been awarded and it goes the way of India.
India beat New Zealand in an upset that leaves the reigning champions without a medal. The match ended 1 – 1 before India triumphed 2 – 1 on penalties to seal a place on the podium.
India women’s team beat New Zealand 2-1 in shootout to win a bronze medal after the match ended 1-1 in full time.
India captain and goalkeeper Savita Punia made three saves out of four, as India women’s team beat New Zealand 2-1 in shootout to win a bronze medal in Commonwealth Games 2022.