Youth Olympic Games 2018: India drubs Bangladesh 10-0, Canada loses 2-3 to Austria in Hockey 5s for men

India drubs Bangladesh 10-0, Canada loses 2-3 to Austria in Hockey men
India drubs Bangladesh 10-0, Canada loses 2-3 to Austria in Hockey men

Youth Olympic Games 2018: India drubs Bangladesh 10-0, Canada loses 2-3 to Austria in Hockey 5s for men

Looking for podium finish in men’s section of Hockey 5s, India started its campaign with a thumping 10-0 win over Bangladesh in the 3rd Youth Olympic Games in Buenos Aires on Sunday.

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In another match, Canada, assisted by three players of Punjabi origin, lost its opening game to Austria 2-3.

Bangladesh was no match to India in the men’s section of Hockey 5s. Indians scored at will and notched up 5-0 lead by the ninth minute.

Anand Shivam (4th minute),  Rahul Kumar Rajbahar (4th minute), Sanjay (6th minute),  Robichandra Moirengthem (9th and 20th minutes),  Vivek Sagar Prasad (9th and 18th minutes), Sudeep Chirmako (11th and 17th minutes), and Maninder Singh (12th minute) were the scorers for India.

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A brace of goals by Yannick Matousek and Nikolas Wellon helped Austria to beat Canada. Rowan Childs and Arjun Hothi were scorers for Canada.

-PTC NEWS