The Organising Committee apologised for the inconvenience but said the decision was taken keeping
In the shoot-out, the Indians missed their first, fourth and fifth attempts and converted just two,
Back to back victories against Malaysia and Canada ensure Team India gain the top spot in the
Striker Mandeep was awarded as the 'Man of the Match' for his stellar performance against Canada
A resilient attack, structured defence and solid effort in the midfield paved the way for India s
India's previous outing at Sultan Azlan Shah ended with the team finishing fifth but saw some good
Hockey India has retained all 18 players in the Indian team that took part at the World Cup last
India play their match the second tomorrow and by then they would be in a position to learn their
India will next play world no.1 Australia on Tuesday, while England will be up against Ireland.
Olympic champions Argentina, meanwhile, are in the city without the services of their celebrated
Sardar, who is standing at the twilight of his career, has been in and out of the team lately and
India previously played Japan in the Sultan Azlan Shah Cup earlier this year where they beat them
Earlier, India defeated New Zealand 4-0 to clinch the bronze medal.
Rupinder Pal Singh scored twice to help India clinch bronze in the Sultan Azlan Shah Cup 2017
India are currently second on the points table with seven points in the bag
Thanks to Mandeep Singh's hat-trick against Japan, India remain in contention for a spot in the
India squandered a solid start and went down 1-3 in their third league game against Australia in
India now have four points from two outings after beating New Zealand 3-0 in their second game.