CWG 2018: Pakistan hold India to 2-2 draw in Men's hockey

Last Modified Saturday, 7 April 2018 (12:57 IST)
Gold Coast: Pakistan, who were trailing India 0-2 after the first half, scored twice to hold India 2-2 in the hockey opener at the here on Saturday.

Dilpreet Singh scored in the first quarter while Harmanpreet Singh converted a penalty corner in the second to give Indian men’s hockey team a 2-0 lead after the first half. Pakistan stepped up the tempo in the second half even as Indians lost their shape in the middle. They made it 1-2 via a strike from Muhammad Irfan Jr before Ali Mubashar scored the equaliser when Pakistan were awarded a penalty corner with just seven seconds before the match end.(UNI)