The Blue Tigers made a disastrous start to their AFC Challenge Cup campaign as they succumbed to a 0-2 defeat against Tajikistan in their opening Group-B league match. They were the better side for most of the 90 minutes, but failed to capitalize on the goal scoring opportunities, while Tajikistan defended with grit and took the full advantage of India's defensive fragilities to score couple of quick goals against the run of play. Here's TheHardTackle's analysis of the game.