Pakistan builds a magnificent performance to crush Bangladesh by 7-0 in their open fixture at the 10th men’s edition of Asia Cup hockey tournament.
In the beginning of the match, green shirts constructed dominance against Bangladesh.
Abubakar Mahmood was flawless in his drag-flick and scored three brilliant goals in the 18th, 41st and 50th minute, while Ammad Butt and Arslan Qadir pushed two goals each which helped Pakistan seal their opening match of the tournament.
Pakistan led 1-0 at half-time and came with enthusiasm to extend maximum thumping to the hosts with collective efforts.
The eight-team tournament will serve as a platform for 2018 World Cup as the winner will directly qualify for the marquee event, which will be held from November 24 in India.
Pakistan will take on Japan in its second match on April 13.