The match between the two arch rivals started evenly balanced as both sides looked threatening on the attack looking to clinch the opener.
India, who had not created a proper goal-scoring chance in the first quarter, got the lead in the 17th minute.
GOAL! Ramandeep scores in the 42nd minute as India extend their lead to 2-0.
Thus, India continued their recent domination over the neighbouring rivals, which includes consecutive wins in the Hockey World League Semi-Final in London earlier this year.
India skipper Manpreet Singh recalled the last meet, in which his boys routed Pakistan by 7-1 in the pool stage and followed it up with a 6-1 win in the classification match. Right after India's victory in Dhaka, the cricketer took to Twitter to tweet, "Congratulations India on beating Pakistan 3-1 in #AsiaCup2017".
On the other hand, Pakistan will qualify to the Super 4s if they manage a draw or even avoid a huge defeat against India later today.
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IST: HALF-TIME! India lead 1-0 against Pakistan.
A breakthrough came in the 20th minute when Gurjant Singh swiftly dribbled into the left flank to find Amit Rohidas perfectly poised in front of the post.
# Quarter 2 ends and India is still leading the game by 1-0 courtesy a brilliant finish by Chinglensana in the first quarter and then a moment of brilliance from Suraj Karkera to deny Pakistan the equaliser in the second.
India secured their first penalty corner soon but Varun Kumar's grounded flick was wide off the target.
Pakistan pulled one back with the strike of Ali Shan but that was all they could take away from the game.
India, Pakistan have qualified for the round robin of the Asia Cup in Dhaka, Bangladesh. Thereafter, India pressed hard and earned as many as three penalty corners in succession but wasted all.