Rupinder Pal Singh got one back for India but it proved to be too late.
All credit to New Zealand for remaining in the game and stepping up the gas just when they needed. India play Malaysia in the 3rd-4th place playoff.
India will be really disappointed with this loss here.
Q4 India 2-3 New Zealand - India get a penalty corner. No time remaining. Sardar injects and it is saved. NEW ZEALAND win
Q4 15' India 2-3 New Zealand - GOOOALL?? NO!!! The ball goes in but it is disallowed.
Q4' 13 India 2-3 New Zealand - Can India find an equaliser? They get lucky as New Zealand are down to 10. The BlackSticks try to run the clock down.
Q4 13' India 2-3 New Zealand - India look to have woken up and have 11 outfielders now on the field. This is a good game.
Q4 12' India 2-3 New Zealand - India answer right back and win a penalty corner. Can Rupinder make amends? Sardar injects, RUPINDER SCORESSSSSSSSS GOALLLLLLL
Q4 11' India 1-3 New Zealand - India concede a penalty corner. SAVED by CHIKTE but they get another penalty corner. GOOOOOALLLLLLLL INGLES
Q4 10' India 1-2 New Zealand - New Zealand are smelling blood here and are looking to go for the kill. Suddenly, it is India who have to do the hard work.
Q4 7' India 1-2 New Zealand - India have committed suicidal mistake here and they might have to pay for it. Such a flat start in the final quarter could cost them.
Q4 5' India 1-2 New Zealand - Absolutely shambolic defending from India as they let New Zealand in on two occasions. New Zealand are looking inspired. This is an incredible turnaround.
Q4 India 1-2 New Zealand - JACOB SMITH scores and New Zealand lead. HOW ABOUT THAT
Q4 2' India 1-1 New Zealand - GOOOOOALLLLLL by Nick Ross and the BLACKSTICKS are level.
Q4 2' India 1-0 New Zealand - New Zealand need to score two goals and not let India score another if they want to qualify for the final. They start aggressively but the ball goes back to India.
Q3 15' India 1-0 New Zealand - India looking rather comfortable on the ball here. New Zealand attack but Raghunath tackles well. The third quarter comes to an end.
Q3 11' India 1-0 New Zealand - A rare dull passage of two minutes in the game here as New Zealand's search for an equaliser continues.
Q3 9' India 1-0 New Zealand - India are maintaining their composure here but New Zealand are lurking.
Q3 7' India 1-0 New Zealand - GREAT SAVE BY AKASH CHIKTE!!! What a save!! He has kept India in the contest. New Zealand should have leveled there.
Q3 5' India 1-0 New Zealand - Sardar has seen a lot of the ball today and while he has been good, chances created by him have been minimal.
Q3' 2 India 1-0 New Zealand - The BlackSticks get us away in the second half. They try to attack but India regain possession soon. India go forward through Nikkin Thimmiah but the effort is just wide from Affan.
We are back!!!