The match ended goalless at the ending of regulation time and even the extra time of 15 minutes did not produce any goal.
India started the shootout on a wrong note when Pakistan goalkeeper Imran Shah saved the shot from Gurwinder Singh Chandi. Then Sreejesh came to the front with a save off Haseem Abdul Khan. It was then Mujtaba’s turn and he efficiently sent the ball past Shah to give India 1-0 lead.
Pakistan equalised when Rizwan scored but Indian captain Rajpal slotted the ball home to give his side 2-1 up. After that the crucial save by Sreejesh as he stopped Shafqat Rasool from scoring, advancing and taking the shot on the pads.
Yuvraj made it 3-1 and the Pakistan expert Waseem cut the scores to 3-2 although Sarvanjit’s conversion past Shah ensured India ran out champion.
Pakistan and India had earlier in the day drawn 2-2. The Asian powerhouses came out the top two sides in the tournament with 10 and 9 points respectively after the round-robin league.