Muscat: India advanced to the semifinals of the Asia Cup Women’s Hockey Tournament. Defending champions India thrashed Singapore by nine goals to one in the third match of the group stage at the Sultan Qaboos Sports Complex. With this, India qualified for the World Cup. All four semi-finalists of the Asia Cup will receive World Cup tickets. Following Kovid’s control, the match in front of that empty gallery was completely dominated by India. In the first match of the group stage, India defeated Malaysia by nine goals. However, they lost to Japan in the second match. The final is on January 28.