HOCKEY

Pakistan Reaches Asian Games Hockey Semi Final

Pakistan hockey team qualified for the semifinals of Asian games 2018 in Jakarta.

In their fourth pool match Pakistan thrashed Malaysia 4-1 to book a place for the Semi Finals.

For Pakistan, Ijaz Ahmed netted two while Muhammad Irfan and Mubashar Ali scored one goal each.

This is Pakistan's fourth consecutive win in the event.

Earlier Pakistan defeated Thailand 10-0, Oman 10-0 and Kazakhstan 16-0.

Pakistan so far scored 40 goals in four matches and conceded just one goal.

Pakistan is leading the pool B with 12 points. Green shirts will now face Bangladesh in their last pool match on 28th of August.

PTV Sports telecast the match live.