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Ireland 1-1 India (2-4 pens)

Updated: Thursday, 15 Dec 2011 15:23

Michelle Harvey - Ireland's lead only lasted five minutes before India grabbed an equaliser
Michelle Harvey - Ireland's lead only lasted five minutes before India grabbed an equaliser

Ireland finished fourth in the first of two 4 Nations tournaments in Argentina after losing 4-2 on penalty strokes to India.

The third place play-off was forced into extra time after the game finished 1-1 with India equalising in the 56th minute.

Ireland had taken the lead from a penalty corner through Michelle Harvey in the 51st minute but couldn’t hold on for victory, going down in the shoot-out.

The second 4 Nations event starts on Wednesday in Parana, Argentina, featuring the same four teams that played in the Buenos Aired event.

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