In the summit clash of the 37th and final edition of the Hockey Champions Trophy at Breda, the Netherlands, India lost to defending champions Australia via penalty shoot-off. The match went into the shoot-off after both the teams were locked at 1-1 in regulation time.
It was Australia’s record 15th Champions Trophy title. While India won their second consecutive silver medal, hosts the Netherlands bagged the bronze medal.
Source- AIR World Service
Static/Current Takeaways Important for SBI PO/Clerk Exam 2018-
- Netherlands Capital- Amsterdam, Currency- Euro, USD, Prime Minister- Mark Rutte.