Final Score: IND 2 – 2 PAK (Draw)
Team India will begin its campaign against arch rivals Pakistan at the 2018 Commonwealth Games of Pool B match on April 7. Along with India and Pakistan – Pool B includes three other teams Malaysia, England and Wales. Pakistan played a draw against Wales 1-1 in their first encounter at CWG 2018.
India vs Pakistan Hockey 2018 CWG Match Preview
India will try to open their CWG 2018 campaign with a win having lost to Australia in the finals of 2010 as well as 2014 CWG games. Top two teams from each group will proceed to semi finals.
Indian coach Sjoerd Marijne : For me, it is about focusing match-by-match, which means we build our rhythm and performance improving upon the little things or areas that has concerned us. We played practice matches against South Africa and Canada and every match we were better and played with good structure.
Match Pool B – India vs Pakistan.
Match Venue: Gold Coast Hockey Centre, Australia.
Match Date & Start time: April 7th, 2017 – Saturday, 14:30 (local time), 10:00 a.m (IST).
Also Read: Standings Hockey CWG 2018
India vs Pakistan Hockey Match Live Score And Live Streaming Commonwealth Games 2018
All matches of the 2018 Hockey 2018 CWG Tournament will be live streamed on Sonyliv. In India. Live telecast will be available on Sony Six, Sony Ten 2 (&HD). Playcaper will keep you updated on latest scores and results on match day.
CWG 2018 India vs Pakistan Hockey Match Team Squads
Indian Team: Goalkeepers: PR Sreejesh, Suraj Karkera ; Defenders: Rupinder Pal Singh, Harmanpreet Singh, Varun Kumar, Kothajit Singh Kadangbam, Gurinder Singh, Amit Rohidas ; Midfielders: Manpreet Singh (Captain), Chinglensana Singh Kangujam (VC), Sumit, Vivek Sagar Prasad ; Forwards: Akashdeep Singh, SV Sunil, Gurjant Singh, Mandeep Singh, Lalit Kumar Upadhyay and Dilpreet Singh.
Indian Hockey Team Head Coach : Sjoerd Marijne.
Pakistan Team : Imran Butt, Mazhar Abbas, Mohammad Irfan Semor, Mohammad Faisal Qadir, Mubashar Ali, Mohammad Aleem Bilal, Tazeem-ul-Hæsan, Ammad Shakeel Butt, Abu Bakar Mahmood, Mohammad Toseeq Arshad, Mohammad Rizwan Senior, Sh.afgat Ræool, Mohammad Dilber, Shan Irshad, Mohammad Irfan Junior, RanaSuhai1Riaz, Mohammad Atig and Samiullah.
India v Pakistan Hockey Match 2018 CWG Prediction
India to win! Scoreline prediction : IND 4-2 PAK.
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