Azlan Shah Cup: Australia beats England to win title

ANI | Updated: Mar 12, 2018 10:18 IST

Ipoh [Malaysia], March 12 (ANI): World champions Australian Men's Hockey Team beat defending champions England by 2-1 in the final of the six-nation Sultan Azlan Shah Cup tournament in Malaysia and lifted the title for the 10th time.

Argentina finished third, after beating Malaysia 3-2 in the classification match for the third place, and the hosts ended at the fourth spot.

Indian team ended their campaign in the fifth position, after defeating Ireland 4-1 in the classification match for the fifth and sixth places.

India had bowed out of the medal race, as they lost 2-3 against the same opponents in their last league match on Friday. (ANI)