He made a flurry of saves throughout the match in this crucial Group E encounter.
His best moment came in the 20th minute as he made a fingertip save.
He also stood tall against a flurry of long shots.
Gurpreet has developed as a keeper and this performance stood out.
Qatar waste several opportunities to beat India
Qatar were wasteful throughout the game despite having a heap of shots.
They had more than a dozen shots on target and dominated the match for larger parts 0f the game.
However, the Qatar football players didn't find an opening as India frustrated them.
This saw India playing on the counter. They hardly offered anything going front.
Qatar will rue the chances they had.
It was a great experience for us, says Stimac
"Qatar deserved more from this game. They created more chances today but we also had many chances. It was a great experience for us. All credits to my players, I am very proud of my players," said India's head coach Igor Stimac.