5 14 2008 12130 l - Pakistan beaten by Belgium 3-5 in Azlan Shah Hockey

Pakistan beaten by Belgium 3-5 in Azlan Shah Hockey


IPOH: Three-time champions Pakistan were defeated 3-5 by Belgium in a
thrilling match here on Wednesday.

With the defeat, Pakistan have 10 points from five matches and they need a
win over India in their last match to seal a place in the final.

For Belgium Thomas Briels scored the first goal in the 2nd minute after the match started. John-john Dohmen in 18th minute, Charles Vandeweghe (24th), Jerome Dekeyser (37th) and Loic Vandeweghe (69th) while for Pakistan, Shakeel Abbasi netted goal in the 4th minute, Rehan Butt (23rd) and Muhammad Ateeq (35th).