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Pakistan defeated Malaysia in the first match

Azlan Shah Hockey Tournament Pakistan defeated Malaysia in the first match. On the opening day of the Sultan Azlan Shah Hockey Tournament, Pakistan defeated the hosts Malaysia by 5 goals to 4 in their first match.

The event that started in Apoh saw an interesting match between Pakistan and Malaysia.

In the match, Pakistan took the lead thanks to Sufyan Khan’s goal in the ninth minute, Abu Kamal of the host country made up for the deficit in the same quarter. In the second quarter, Abu Kamal gave the team the lead with another goal.

Malaysia led 1-2 at half-time. Abu Kamal scored Malaysia’s third goal in the third quarter and scored a hat-trick. Malaysia’s fourth goal was scored by Mehran Jalil.

In the fourth quarter, Pakistani players played brilliantly and scored 4 goals, during which Sufyan Khan also completed his hat-trick.

After Zakaria Hayat’s goal, Abu Muhammad converted the penalty stroke in the last minute of the game to make Pakistan the winner 4-5.

Pakistan hockey team will play their second pool match against Korea tomorrow, Sunday, May 5 at 3:15 pm Pakistan time.

Talking about today’s match, the captain of the Pakistan hockey team Imad Shakeel Butt said that the match against the host Malaysia was sensational, the performance in the first quarter was not good and we could not follow the plan given in the first two quarters.

Imad Shakeel Butt said that it is difficult to come back after losing twice, the credit for the victory goes to the players who fought hard, and the plan of the head coach Rolent Altman was also very good.

He said that people should pray for the match against Korea, hopefully, we will come to the victory stand in the Azlan Shah hockey tournament, and we will also try to improve the world ranking of hockey.

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