Watch the Free Live streaming as India is set to take on Pakistan in Match 8 of the Sultan of Johor Cup Men’s Hockey tournament on Wednesday. India and Pakistan have both been defeated by a clinical Great Britain side earlier in the tournament. Live TV coverage of the match will be on Star Sports 1 and while the live streaming and real-time score updates will be available on Star Sports’ official website.
Even as the main sides won’t be playing against each other, the Under-21 teams too will look to up their game as the subcontinent arch-rivals take on each other. With the Asian brand of hockey, fans can expect an aggressive, thrilling and a pacy match. The recently-concluded Asian Games where India beat Pakistan at Incheon to win the gold medal will be fresh in memory of both the sides. While the Under-21 Indian team will look to use it as a confidence booster, Pakistani side will be out seeking revenge. Catch the Live Score Updates of India vs Pakistan, Sultan of Johor Cup Hockey match here
India beat New Zealand 2-1 in the opening encounter, while Pakistan were thrashed 0-5 by Great Britain. However while Pakistan made a stronger comeback in their second match with a 1-1 draw against Australia; India lost 2-0 against Great Britain. While India has four points from two matches, Pakistan have just one. The former have to play Malaysia after this encounter and Pakistan will have to battle against New Zealand and Malaysia.