As it happened - India vs Pakistan Hockey IND 6-1 PAK, HWL Hockey World League Semi final 2017 5th-8th place match

By Sportskeeda Desk | Last ModifiedJun 24, 2017 17:43 IST

Final score - India 6-1 Pakistan


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Thank you for tuning into our live coverage. We will be back tomorrow for India's last game of the tournament!

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AND THAT'S THE GAME! India win 6-1, which means they have put 13 goals past Pakistan in their last two games. They will now face Canada in the 5th-6th classification match.

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60' - Harmanpreet Singh goes low but his shot is saved.

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60' - PC FOR INDIA! Nine seconds to go and India win a PC thanks to a Pakistani stick tackle on Mandeep.

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59' - Mandeep races into the box and after his first shot his saved, he converts on the rebound. First goal of the tournament for the striker.

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59' - Two minutes to go. Will we see another goal?

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56' - Once again, India enter the circle from the right. Sumit crosses it in flat and the keeper dives to drive it away.

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55' - Pakistan review for an obstruction in the circle but lose their review. Free hit to India!

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54' - SAVED OFF THE LINE! Talwinder breaks through the middle and when one-on-one with the keeper, he passes left to Ramandeep. He shoots first time but his shot is blocked heroically on the line by Rizwan Jr.

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53' - The match drawing to a close. India will face Canada in the 5th-6th playoff if they can hold on to this four-goal lead.

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51' - Irfan plays a beautiful reverse through pass but there is no Pakistani player within a 20-metre radius of the ball.

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50' - Pakistan receive the ball on the left side of the striking circle but the shot (or cross?) is wayward and the chance is wasted.

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49' - Kothajit comes in with a run from defense but the final product is lacking.

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47' - India build well from the back and with a string of passes, Pardeep Mor is free at the byline in the circle. Instead of crossing, he opts to shoot with the reverse and the ball the flies well wide, much to the disgust of the Indian players.

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We're underway in the final quarter!

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Three-fourths of the game over! India lead 5-1!

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43' - It is a much open game now. Both teams opting for long, sweeping forward passes.

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41' - Ajaz Ahmed pounces after an error by Chinglensana Singh right in front of goal. He keeps his cool, pounces on the loose ball and nutmegs Vikas Dahiya in goal. 5-1 now!

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41' - SAVVVVE! Pardeep Mor finds space and fires in a shot from the right. It is, however, straight at goal and saved by the keeper using his pads.

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40' - India continue to press. Akashdeep plays it to Mandeep but he slips while trapping and the move breaks down.

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38' - Satbir Singh enters the area from the right but his cross is intercepted by Rizwan.

17:10 (IST)24 JUN 2017

We're into the third quarter and Pakistan have still not managed to test the India keeper.

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35' - Harmanpreet converts the PC with aplomb. His flick is a grounded one, to the left of the keeper. The man at the post gets his stick to it but it is not enough.

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PENALTY CORNER FOR INDIA! A reverse stick foul by the Pakistani defender at the edge of the area means a PC for the Men in Blue.

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34' - Pakistan cut open from the right as Mor charges in. He reaches the byline and his fizzed cross is not trapped well enough by Ramandeep. His shot is weak and is cleared by the defense.

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33' - Pardeep Mor in acres of space on the right and his cross is somehow hacked away by the Pakistani defense.

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32' - Pakistan looking to maintain possession and Ramandeep intercepts a pass. He charges through but the Pakistani defense stops him.

17:01 (IST)24 JUN 2017

We're back! The second half begins!

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"We had some great attacks. So far, we have been playing at a level we want to. We want to score even more goals in the second half," says Roelant Oltmans at half-time.

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HALF TIME! India lead 4-0!

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29' - Ramandeep close to a hattrick. He waits at the far post for a ball from Pardeep Mor from the right but it eludes him at the last moment.

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28' - Mandeep and Sunil with a give-and-go in the circle. Sunil plays it across the face of the goal and Ramandeep Singh produces a fabulous diving finish to convert. His second goal of the game!

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WOWW! Another goal for INDIA!

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27' - SV Sunil plays in Akashdeep from the left with a beauty of a first-time pass. The forward drives in from the left and looks to play it to a free Mandeep Singh on the far post. However, his cross is deflected by the Pakistan keeper into his own net and Akashdeep is credited with the goal.

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INDIA UP 3-0! Akashdeep the scorer!

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25' - A gorgeous hit from the right by Pardeep Mor is deflected in by an unmarked Talwinder. Too easy for him! 

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INDIA 2-0 PAKISTAN! It's Talwinder with the goal!

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24' - A hard hit into the Pakistani circle is not trapped well by the defender. The ball is loose and Ramandeep comes flying in with a slide and his shot hits the crossbar!

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23' - Pakistan look to build up an attack from the left with some nice passes. However, the ball is stuck in the corner and India deal with the threat!

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21' - Pardeep Mor looks to charge through and carry the ball into the circle from the right. He is blocked though, and the Pakistani defence stop the attack in its tracks.

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21' - Sardar is back on the pitch. Can India make the advantage count?

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20' - Pakistan's #19 Umair receives a yellow card, who will now be off for five minutes.

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19' - Talwinder was completely unmarked in the striking circle but the pass to him was intercepted and kicked away by the Pakistani keeper.

16:37 (IST)24 JUN 2017

18' - Sardar Singh receives a green card for a stick tackle. He's off for two minutes.
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