Asian Games: Pakistan down Malaysia 4-1 to enter semis


Pakistan hockey team recorded their fourth consecutive win in the ongoing Asian Games after defeating Malaysia 4-1 on Sunday.

Pakistan is at the top of Pool B with four wins and 12 points while Malaysia is in the second place with nine points followed by Bangladesh also with nine points.

For Pakistan, Ejaz Ahmed scored two goals while Mubasshir Ali and Mohammad Irfan netted one goal each. Earlier, Pakistan won all their first three matches with big margins – 10-0 against Thailand, 10-0 against Oman and 16-0 against Kazakhstan.Pakistan down Mala

Pakistan will take on Bangladesh on Tuesday in their final group match.

India on the other hand also maintained its winning run in the Games with its fourth consecutive win, beating Korea 5-3.

India has been on a phenomenal run in the tournament so far, winning all the games it has played so far.

Having beaten host Indonesia with a record-breaking score of 17-0 in the opening game, followed by another big 26-0 drubbing of Hong Kong and an 8-0 win over Japan.