India Beats Pakistan 7-1 in Hockey World League Semi-Final 2017
6/23/2017 12:00:00 AM
Team Indian all set for the quarterfinal berth in the tournament with 9 points from three wins. As per the reports, India thrashed arch-rivals Pakistan 7-1 in the Hockey World League Semi-Final 2017. Through the victory, the team has earned their third straight win in the tournament. Additionally, Pakistan has remained sixth with no points, where India maintained their top spot in Group B (nine points from three wins).
After achieving the victory India still has to play the finals tournament with The Netherlands. On the other hand, team Pakistan will face team Scotland during the finals tournament. Earlier, India had defeated Scotland 4-1 and Canada 3-0 and Sunday's win ensured their unbeaten run in the tournament.
Earlier it was Pakistan who made a bright start but their domination lasted only the first 10 minutes. Pakistan had earned a penalty corner during their first shot. However, the effort sailed over the bar. As the match progressed, India started to control the proceedings with Pakistan playing a catch-up game.