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Hockey World League Final :Defending champ Australia in semis
Sportslogon Team December 6th 2017


Bhubaneswar : Chasing from the back, defending champion Australia barged into the semi-finals of the Odisha Hockey World League Final, defeating Spain by 4-1 goals at Kalinga Stadium here on Wednesday.

The young Spain team dominated the first quarter, but they got the lead in the 20th minutes through a field goal by Garcia Marc. The experienced Australians levelled the score in the 48th by penalty corner conversion by Hayward Jeremy.

Australia team was rocked in the fourth quarter as they nailed three goals by penalty corners and took away the match from Spain. Kleinschmidt Aaron gave the much awaited lead in the 48th minute and the score board read as 2-1. The real hero of the 50th minutes Govers Blake, who netted double goals for Australia in the 50th minute and guided the team into the semi-finals. .
This news was added and updated on : December 6th 2017
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