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Pakistan beat India 2-1 in Asian Games hockey match

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INCHEON: Pakistan hockey team defeated arch-rival India 2-1 in their third game of 17th Asian Games on September 25, Thursday in Incheon, South Korea. First half ended without any score by either team while in Second half Pakistan took the lead over India. However India replied with a field goal ...

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Asian Games: Pakistan beat Sri Lanka by 14-0


INCHEON: Pakistan beat Sri Lanka by 14-0 in their opening group “A” match here at the Seonhak Hockey Stadium on Saturday. Muhammad Imran and Umar Bhutta scored 4 goals each. Pakistan will be playing their showpiece encounter India on Sept 25 which is expected to decide the fate of the ...

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Pakistan face Sri Lanka in Asian Games hockey opener today


Reigning champion Pakistan will launch their campaign in the 17th Asian Games hockey competition when they face minnows Sri Lanka in their opening group ‘A’ match here at the Seonhak Hockey Stadium on Saturday. This will be a rare appearance between 2010 Asian Games champion Pakistan and Sri Lanka. However, ...

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Asian Games: Pakistan hockey eager to start afresh


Defending champions Pakistan are looking to put aside a morale-shattering year in which they failed to qualify for the World Cup for the first time. With the winner at the Asian Games getting a direct entry into the 2016 Olympics in Rio de Janeiro, team manager Shahnaz Sheikh fears this ...

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Asian Games: Pakistan determined to defend hockey gold

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Incheon: Muhammad Imran doesn’t consider a lack of international competition recently to be any barrier to his Pakistan field hockey team’s Asian Games title defence. “We’ve trained with the aim of winning the gold medal again,” the 34-year-old Pakistan captain told The Associated Press on Wednesday. “We may not have ...

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Pakistan hockey’s one chance at redemption

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The forthcoming Asian Games, starting September 19 in Korea, is a golden chance for the Pakistan hockey team to redeem itself after a poor run last year booted them out of the World Cup for the first time in history. The eight-time gold medallists, who introduced the continental event more ...

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Shahnaz brimming with confidence ahead of Asian Games

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LAHORE: Pakistan hockey team head coach Olympian Shahnaz Sheikh has claimed that his team is fully prepared to defend its title in the 17th Asian Games scheduled to be held in Incheon, South Korea from Sept 19 to Oct 4. Talking to media on the eve of the national team’s ...

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Pakistan hockey team to leave for South Korea early


LAHORE: Pakistan hockey team depart for South Korea to play some practice matches ahead of the Incheon Asian Games. The mega event is starting on September 19. The team tried hard to get an international tour ahead of the Asiad but to no avail. The government, however, decided to send ...

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