Considering the results of day 1, it was expected that some teams would get different results from the first day in this Women’s Junior AHF Cup 2022.
The first match of the day was played between Hong Kong China and Uzbekistan both teams had already participated in this competition, more precisely the Uzbek team participated in 2019 while HKC played it 4 times. Both teams came from losing the first match of the tournament, so we could expect an even game in relation to other teams that won with wide differences on the first day of the tournament.
Although there were no goals, both teams had several scoring chances that were well channeled by the goalkeepers and defenders of both national teams.
There was only 1 green card in the whole match, and it went to #6 AMRIEVA Mutabar of the team led by MUTALAPOVA Liliya.
The ARIFALI-led team will play against Tajikistan on October 15, while on the same day Uzbekistan vs Indonesia.
The best player of this match that although it had no goals, had a lot of action is for the player who stood out in her team and captain of the team, KHASANBOEVA Zulfiyakhon.
Moving on to the second show of the day, the historic of this tournament Chinese Taipei against Tajikistan. The KUO Chien-led side had already won the first match of the tournament, while the red-and-white team was coming off a tough loss the day before.
There were 22 goals in this match and all of them went to Chinese Taipei. The superiority of a team with a long history in this competition was overwhelming for a Tajikistan team that is taking its first steps in this competition.
The superiority could be seen from the first minute of the game where the girls in white scored their first goal through HUANG Yi-Chun, the goal scorer who would score 8 more goals during the rest of the game. The rest of the goals came from WANG Yu-Chiu x1, MAO I-Hsuan x2, KU Chen-Yi x2, LIN Yu-Na x1, LAI Ya-Han x3, HO Mei-Chen x1 and HUANG Yu-Ting x3.
There were many goals for the team led by YANG Pei-Yun who from the goal did not stop pushing his team to continue making the difference in this great game for them.
For their part, the team led by SOBIROV Sunatullo took another great learning experience playing against national teams of higher hierarchy that helps them to be able to play with teams that challenge them, make them train and play harder for the remaining matches.
The best player of the match was WANG Yu-Chiu who was key in this comprehensive victory and also scored a goal.
Chinese Taipei will play on October 15 against Kazakhstan who comes second in the table, so it will be a match that promises a lot of action. On the other hand, Tajikistan will play against Hong Kong China, another powerful team that wants to give battle in this tournament.
The last match of the day was between Kazakhstan and Indonesia. The Kazakh team had just beaten Tajikistan by a wide margin while Indonesia had beaten Hong Kong China the day before.
The match was dominated mainly by the blue team, who came out looking for the match from the first minute of the game and managed to score their first goal from a penalty corner executed by BEISENBAY Balzhan. Although the players in white were trying to play their game, the superiority of BEIBITOV Nurzhan’s players could be seen, and they did not stop the pressure and wanted to go in search of more. In the 26th minute of the match, BISSIROVA Alina scored the second goal to make the lead 2-0.
The RAJ Dhaarma’s team did not lag and tried their shots on goal, but without success in converting to close the gap.
It was only in the 50th minute that BEISENBAY Balzhan’s team managed to score the third goal of the match through LYAPINA Viktoriya to make it 3-0.
After 2 minutes, BISSIROVA Alina managed to extend the score even more to make it 4-0, while in the 55th minute of the match, BEISENBAY Balzhan, captain and standard bearer of this team, scored again from a penalty corner to close the final 5-0 that ended up giving the victory to the blue team.
For their part, the women in white had their chances to shorten the goal difference but were unable to score a single goal. Indonesia will face Uzbekistan on Saturday, October 15, while Kazakhstan will have a tough match against Chinese Taipei, which is first in the Women’s Junior AHF Cup 2022.
The best player of the match was LOBANOVA Viktoriya who was a key player in this match for her teammates to score and get another victory.