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2016 Men's Junior Hockey World Cup: India displays scintillating performance to defeat England 5-3

The Match Was Completely Dominated By India Except For The First Few Minutes And The Final Few Minutes Of The Game.

News Nation Bureau | Edited By : Rahul Mishra | Updated on: 10 Dec 2016, 08:59:52 PM
Indian junior hockey team (Image source: Twitter)

New Delhi:

Indian colts displayed a scintillating game to defeat England 5-3 in their second pool match in the ongoing Junior Hockey World Cup.

The match was completely dominated by India except for the first few minutes and the final few minutes of the game.

England gained early advantage as Jake Clee beat Indian goalkeeper Vikas Dahiya to score the first goal of the match.

However, India came from behind as Parvinder Singh and Armaan Qureshi scored two brilliant goals to wrest the advantage away from England.

From then on, Indian players produced some captivating strokes to extend the lead to 5-1.

Although England tried to make a comeback through two late consolation goals, the match had already gone India’s way.

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First Published : 10 Dec 2016, 08:34:00 PM