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HOCKEY

Hockey 5s World Cup 2024: Pakistan Beat Nigeria By 11-5 In Muscat

Pakistan outplayed Nigeria 11-5 in their opening match of hockey 5s World Cup 2024 at Muscat, Oman.

Rana Waheed and Hanan Shahid completed hat-tricks. Waheed scored five while Shahid netted four goals for Pakistan.

Meanwhile in the second match Netherlands beat Pakistan 5-3.

The tournament is the first-ever Hockey5s World Championship organized by International Hockey Federation and played with a different format of five players on each side.