Thursday, 17 January 2019

Commonwealth Games 2018 England vs Pakistan ends 2-2 draw in hockey

Pakistan England hockey

GOLD COAST: Pakistan drew 2-2 against England in a thrilling encounter in men’s hockey at the Commonwealth Games in Gold Coast, Australia.

Both the teams played two goalless quarters in the match, but then Pakistan’s Muhammad Irfan Jr. opened the scoring with a 32nd-minute goal.

Pakistan vs England hockey

England’s Mark Gleghorne equalised the scored in the 33rd minute, with another goal in the fourth quarter.

With three minutes left in the last quarter, Ali Mubashir’s penalty corner goal helped Pakistan earn a point as they drew their third commonwealth group match 2-2.

Pakistan has played two games before in the tournament and drew both the games – 1-1 against Wales followed by 2-2 against India yesterday.

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