India trounce Pakistan in Super Series hockey

India trounce Pakistan in Super Series hockeyPerth, Nov 24  :  India trounced Pakistan 5-2 in their third match of the nine-a-side Lanco International Super Series hockey event here Saturday.

India dominated the play from the beginning to the end in the nine-a-side format match that is played with two halves of 20 minutes each.

Raghu (7th minute), Akashdeep (9th), S. P. Sunil (15th, 33rd), Manpreet (29) all got on the scoresheet for India while Shafaqat Rasool (20th) and Mohammad Rizwan Sr. (36th) were on target for Pakistan.

The two teams will again clash against each other Sunday for the third and fourth places. India lost their previous two matches against Australia (3-4) and England (1-2), who will face off for the top spot.

This is the final tournament before the start of the Champions Trophy to be held in Melbourne starting Dec 1. (IANS)

Regions: 
Teams: 



Check out More news from Telecom Sector :: Pharmaceutical Sector :: Auto Sector :: Infrastructure :: Real Estate


Popular Stories

IPL 10: Rohit Sharma penalised for showing dissent

Mumbai [India], Apr 25 : Mumbai Indians skipper... Read More

Younis draws praise post 10,000 Test runs landmark

Karachi [Pakistan], Apr 25 : Former and current... Read More

IPL 10: Irfan Pathan replaces injured Bravo in Gujarat Lions squad

Gujarat [India], Apr 25 : Indian all-rounder Irfan... Read More

Jamaica Test: Yasir's four-fer leaves Windies reeling on Day 4

Jamaica [West Indies], Apr 25 : Yasir Shah scalped... Read More

'Injured' Daniel Sturridge may have played last game for Liverpool

London [U.K.], Apr. 25 : In a major blow to Anfield... Read More