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Malaysia hockey team edges South Korea 1-0


PETALING JAYA: Malaysia edged South Korea 1-0 in London on Monday to stay on course for a place for next year's World Cup Finals in Bhubaneswar, India.

Defender Mohd Razie Abdul Rahim scored off a penalty corner in the 35th minute to give Malaysia their first win in the World Hockey League semi-finals.

Malaysia lost the first two matches as they were outplayed 5-2 by Argentina on last Friday and were trounced 7-3 by England last Saturday.

Malaysia will wrap up the group fixtures against China on Tuesday at the Lee Valley Hockey and Tennis Centre.

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