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Hockey: India beat Germany 3-1

Posted on Nov 12, 07:40PM | UNI

Indian hockey team today registered their second consecutive win against Germany 3-1 in their league game of the 2nd Sultan of Johar Cup, Malaysia.

According to information received here, India got off to a brilliant start when forward Mandeep Singh picked up two quick goals in the seventh and eighth minute.

Germany tried to reduce the margin in the 41 st minute through Alexander Schollkopf.

India replied a minute later with another quick goal through Talwinder Singh putting on board 3-1.

Germans continued to press forward and created some moves but Indian Goalkeeper Sushant Tirkey denied any chance to the opponents.

Indian forward Mandeep Singh was declared man of the match for his outstanding performance.

India will now meet Pakistan in their third league match on November 14.