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Australia hammer India 7-1 in men's hockey

PTI
Published Jul 25, 2021, 7:23 pm IST
Updated Jul 25, 2021, 7:23 pm IST
The Indian men's hockey team was thrashed 1-7 by world no.1 Australia in its second Pool A match of the Tokyo Olympic
Australia's Joshua Beltz (left) and Jacob Thomas Whetton Australia's celebrate after teammate Daniel James Beale (out of frame) scored against India during their men's pool A match of the Tokyo Olympic Games field hockey competition, at the Oi Hockey Stadium in Tokyo on Sunday. (Photo: AFP)
 Australia's Joshua Beltz (left) and Jacob Thomas Whetton Australia's celebrate after teammate Daniel James Beale (out of frame) scored against India during their men's pool A match of the Tokyo Olympic Games field hockey competition, at the Oi Hockey Stadium in Tokyo on Sunday. (Photo: AFP)

Tokyo: The Indian men's hockey team was thrashed 1-7 by world no.1 Australia in its second Pool A match of the Tokyo Olympics here on Sunday.

Australia looked dominant from the onset and scored through Daniel Beale (10th minute), Joshua Beltz (26th), Andrew Flynn Ogilvie (23rd), Jeremy Hayward (21st), Blake Govers (40th, 42nd) and Tim Brand (51st) to post their second consecutive win at the Games.

 

India's lone goal came from the sticks of Dilpreet Singh in the 34th minute.

India had earlier defeated New Zealand 3-2 in their opening fixture on Saturday.

The Manpreet Singh-led side will next play Spain on Tuesday.

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Location: Japan, Tokyo-to, Tokyo




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