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HOCKEY

Junior Hockey World Cup: Germany To Take On France In Final

Germany will take on France in final of the Junior Hockey World Cup today.

A goal-fest saw Australia defeat Pakistan 7-5 in the 5th-8th classification match of the Junior Hockey World Cup in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia.

The defeat means that Pakistan will now face Argentina for the 7th-8th place match.

Cambell Geddes scored a hat-trick for Australia against Pakistan. Brodee Foster and Nathan Czinner scored a brace each for the winning side.

For Pakistan, Abdul Qayyum scored two goals. Meanwhile, umar Mustafa, Ahtisham Aslam and Suyfyan Khan scored one each.

Australia scored four goals in the third quarter which took the game away from Pakistan. Despite scoring three goals in the final quarter, Pakistan could not make a comeback in the match.