Monday, May 26, 2008

Sultan Azlan Shah Cup 2008(hockey)

The men’s team of Argentina defeated India in the final of the Sultan Azlan Shah Tournament in Ipoh, Malaysia. The Argentine team defeated India 2-1 in this seven nations event.
The final was a clash between two teams that didn’t qualify for the Olympic Games. After the normal 70 minutes of play, Argentina and India drew 1-1. It was captain Mario Almada who scored the golden goal and gave Argentina the 2-1 victory.
New Zealand grabbed the bronze medal after a 2-1 victory over Pakistan. Canada finished fifth, Belgium sixth and Malaysia seventh.

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