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Final spot secured, India suffer first defeat in Sultan of Johor Cup

Already through to the final, the Indian junior men s hockey team Friday suffered its first defeat at the eighth Sultan of Johor Cup, losing 2-3 against Great Britain in its last round robin match here. With four consecutive wins earlier in the tournament, India had already entered the summit clash ahead of Friday s clash with 12 points. Great Britain are placed second in the points table with 10 points from five games out of which they won three. The Indian juniors led by Mandeep Mor made a strong start making potential forays into the rival s striking circle. The tactic fetched the Indians back-to-back penalty corners in the fifth minute and Vishnukant Singh converted the second attempt with a good variation. India s lead was shortlived as last year s runner-up side Great Britain equalised in the next minute, courtesy a brilliant field goal from Cameron Golden. In the second quarter too, India continued to dominate stretching Great Britain s defence. While one penalty corner went ...

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