Pak jrs trounce Tasmania in Australian hockey championship


LAHORE, Apr 26 (APP)- Naveed Alam and Rizwan Ali scored a brace
apiece to set up Pakistan junior hockey teams thumping 5-1 win over
hosts Tasmania in the play off of the Australian National Junior Hockey Championships at Hobart, Tasmania on Wednesday.
Pakistan led 2-0 at the half time with the nimble footed Naveed Alam,
the scorer each time with field attempts, said the information made available to APP here.
Tasmania reduced the margin in the 51st minute through Samuel
It didn’t take Pakistani colts long to extend the lead again. Rizwan Ali
with two penalty corner conversions in the 59th & 64th minute made
it 4-1.
Ahmed Nadeem, another promising forward, completed the tally in the 66th
minute as the green shirts trounced the hosts with ease and comfort.