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Home > Sports > Hockey > PTI > Report

India finish sixth in men's hockey

March 24, 2006 12:15 IST

India finished sixth in the men's hockey competition at the 18th Commonwealth Games after losing to New Zealand 1-2in Melbourne on Friday.

Sandeep Singh gave India the lead with a penalty corner conversion in the first half.

Bevan Harry then produced the equaliser for the Kiwis in the second half before slotting home the winner in extra time.

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This team deserves to be dissolved, hockey is not any more a national game with such performances. Over years india has performed dismally in hockey. ...

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