In their last face-off, India won 3-1 against Pakistan. India are a draw away from the final while Pakistan need a convincing win and would need a favourable result from the other game featuring Malaysia and South Korea.
Vingada hopes all his players will be free of injuries for the 2019 Asia Cup qualifiers against North Korea as they seek their first win in Group B. Manpreet Singh-led India defeated Malaysia 6-2 in the opening clash of the Super 4s stage.
With this win, India now have four points from two matches, while second-placed Malaysia have three points. The goals were scored by India's Harmanpreet Singh, Chinglensana Singh and Ramandeep Singh, while Ali Shan scored for Pakistan.
North Korea's home match was originally scheduled to be played on March 28, but due to safety and security concerns, it was rescheduled to June 8, and then to October 10.
Where will the India vs Pakistan Asia Cup hockey match be played? The Men in Blue continued their domination over Pakistan and now have registered seven consecutive wins over their rival.
India vs Pakistan in Asia Cup will be shown live on Star Sports 2 and Star Sports HD 2.
Pakistan are three-time Asia Cup champions Pakistan while India have lifted the cup twice.
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The match in Pyongyang was scheduled on Oct 5 but was postponed following the Ministry of Foreign Affairs travel ban imposed on Malaysians visiting the country last month.
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