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Junior Hockey World Cup 2016: India beat England 5-3

@TheHockeyIndia beat @EnglandHockey 5-3 in Junior Hockey WC 2016Click To TweetLUCKNOW: Hosts India continued their fine form and routed England 5-1 in a Pool D encounter to virtually seal their place in the quarterfinal of the 11th Junior Hockey World Cup on Saturday.

England took the lead through Jack Clee’s field strike in the 10th minute before Parvinder Singh drew level for India with a field strike in the 24th minute. In the dying minutes of the first half Armaan Qureshi scored a brilliant field goal,as hosts went into the breather with a 2-1 lead.
 
India doubled the lead in the 37th minute through a penalty corner conversion by Harmanpreet Singh. The scoreline read 4-1, when Simranjeet Singh scored another goal in the 45th minute.

A penalty corner conversion by Varun Kumar in 59th minute virtually sealed the match in India’s favour.

Will Calnan and Edward Horler scored in the 63rd and 67th minute, but their goals came a little too late for England as India managed to pocket three full points.

India will next play South Africa on Monday, while England will take on Canada on Tuesday.

Day 2 Results:

Pool A Austria 1 (Oliver Binder 63′) beat South Korea 2
Pool D South Africa 3 beat Canada 1
Pool A – Australia 2 beat Argentina 1 (Tomas Domene 47′)
Pool DIndia 5 (Parvinder Singh 24′; Armaan Qureshi 35′; Harmanpreet Singh 37′; Simranjeet Singh 45′; Varun Kumar 59′) beat England 3 (Jack Clee 10′; Will Calnan 63′; Edward Horler 67′)

Tomorrow’s Matches

Pool C – Germany vs Japan at 12:00 AM
Pool B – Belgium vs Netherlands at 02:00 PM
Pool C – Malaysia vs Egypt at 04:00 PM
Pool B – Spain vs New Zealand at 06:00 PM

Points Table

Group A

Country PLAYED WINS DRAWS LOSSES GF GA GD POINTS
Austria 2 1 1 0 6 3 +3 4
Australia 1 1 0 0 2 1 +1 3
Argentina 2 0 1 1 2 3 -1 1
South Korea 1 0 0 1 2 5 -3 0

Group B

Country PLAYED WINS DRAWS LOSSES GF GA GD POINTS
Netherlands 1 1 0 0 7 2 +5 3
Belgium 1 1 0 0 4 0 +4 3
Egypt 1 0 0 1 0 4 -4 0
 Malaysia 1 0 0 1 2 7 -5 0

Group C

Country PLAYED WINS DRAWS LOSSES GF GA GD POINTS
Germany 2 2 0 0 4 2 +2 6
New Zealand
2 1 0 1 2 2 0 3
Spain 2 1 0 1 5 3 +2 3
Japan 2 0 0 2 1 5 -4 0

Group D

Country PLAYED WINS DRAWS LOSSES GF GA GD POINTS
 India 2 2 0 0 9 3 +6 3
England 2 1 0 1 7 7 0 3
South Africa 2 1 0 1 5 5 0 3
Canada 2 0 0 2 1 7 -6 0