Indian ladies’s soccer crew beat higher-ranked Chinese language Taipei 1-0 in a world pleasant match to finish their four-match publicity tour on a profitable notice right here on Wednesday.
Renu scored the all-important objective within the third minute and the Indians saved their opponents at bay until the tip. Chinese language Taipei are ranked fortieth within the FIFA chart whereas the Indians are positioned at 57th.
Thomas Dennerby’s crew had entered the match after a 5-0 win over Bahrain of their earlier outing right here on Sunday.
In addition to the optimistic end result in opposition to Eighty fifth-ranked Bahrain, India had crushed UAE 4-1 and misplaced to 77th-ranked Tunisia 0-1 in Dubai in worldwide pleasant matches earlier this month.
The pleasant matches had been part of preparations for the AFC Asian Cup, which will likely be hosted by India in January-February.
Earlier than the victory in opposition to a centesimal ranked UAE on October 2, the Indians had been winless within the 5 earlier matches this 12 months, although all of them had been in opposition to greater ranked European sides.