Azlan Shah Hockey tournament; Pakistan beats Canada
Azlan Shah Hockey tournament; Pakistan beats Canada

Azlan Shah Hockey tournament;

Pakistan at last watches the face of win in the hockey field as Pakistan beats Canada in its opening match of Azlan Shah Hockey tournament in Malaysia.

Pakistan Beat Canada with a comfortable 3 goals to one. According to the details Pakistan dominated the match through the start as Pakistan scored twice in the first half.  Mohammad Qadir scored two goals in the first half of the match.

However Canada’s Richard Holdreth reduced the deficit in the 48th minute.

Mohammad Tousiq hit another goal for Pakistan on a penalty corner to give Pakistan a 3-1 lead.

Pakistan maintained the lead till the end to win the fixture.

Seven countries – hosts Malaysia, Pakistan, Australia, Japan, India, New Zealand and Canada are competing in the event.

Pakistan will play their second match on April 9, against New Zealand. Pakistan have been facing very poor performances in the past and after a long time good performance has been seen.