Asia Cup Hockey: India defeat Indonesia 16-0 to qualify for Super 4
Rising to the occasion, a young men's hockey thrashed hosts 16-0 to qualify for the Super 4 stage of the Asia Cup here on Thursday. The massive win not only secured India's passage into the knockout stage of the tournament but also shut the door on .
Both and finished on four points each in Pool A behind Japan but the holders qualified for the Super 4s on the basis of a better goal difference (1). needed to beat by a 15-0 margin or more to make it to the next round and the defending champions rode on splendid show from Dipsan Tirkey, who hammered five goals, and Sudev Belimagga, who sounded the board thrice.
Veteran SV Sunil, Pawan Rajbhar and Karthi Selvam scored a brace each while Uttam Singh and Nilam Sanjeep Xess scored a goal each. (Only the headline and picture of this report may have been reworked by the Business Standard staff; the rest of the content is auto-generated from a syndicated feed.
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