Home > Sport
Monday June 9, 2014 MYT 11:22:00 PM
Tuesday June 10, 2014 MYT 12:05:58 AM
THE HAGUE: Defending champions Australia confirmed their status as the top team in Group A when they ended the group phase unbeaten in the World Cup at the Kyocera Stadium in The Hague, Holland.
Australia whipped India 4-0 in their final group match on Monday.
Kieran Govers set Australia on the path to victory with a third-minute goal. Chris Ciriello was on target twice in the 16th and 22nd minutes. Jeremy Hayward netted the other goal in the 20th minute.
In the semi-finals, Ric Charlesworth’s Australia will play the runners-up of Group B, which will be decided today when Argentina play South Africa.
India will play in the ninth-10th classification match after Spain, who beat Malaysia 5-2 later in the day, pipped them to the fourth place in the standings.
Tags / Keywords:
Australia, Kyocera Stadium, The Hague, hockey World Cup
U-21 hockey: KL rout Selangor to top group
Kiwis top group with big win over Poland
Australia coach Charlesworth bows out on top
Australia retain hockey World Cup with big win
Malaysia draw Australia and England in World Cup
Terengganu to compete in MJHL
MHL: Terengganu hold slight edge in Sunday showdown
Terengganu thrash Maybank to set up final with KLHC
Terengganu, the new force in Malaysia Hockey League
Ladies, time to stand up and fight for your man
Looking out for your ears
'Walking Dead' spin-off set in Los Angeles
Snapchat has musical ambitions
TripAdvisor’s Travellers’ Choice for Destinations on the Rise 2015
Copyright © 1995-2014 Star Publications (M) Bhd (Co No 10894-D)