World #1 Germany out of medal hunt in Melbourne. Pakistan Defeated Germany by 2-1 today’s morning.
Shakeel Abassi scored goals in the 39th and 51st minutes Thursday to give Pakistan a 2-1 win over Olympic gold medalist Germany in a men’s Champions Trophy field hockey quarterfinal.
This was Pakistan’s only second win in the tournament, after losing against Australia and Netherlands but won against Belgium to ensure a quarterfinal spot.
First semi-final set: Netherlands v Pakistan