Commonwealth Games 2014: Hockey Bronze for England's Men Team

Updated: 03 August 2014 17:55 IST

Ashley Jackson was once again England's star man as he scored twice in normal time before sealing victory in the shootout from the penalty spot.

Commonwealth Games 2014: Hockey Bronze for England's Men Team
England rejoice after winning the bronze at Glasgow. © AP

Glasgow:

England claimed the bronze medal from the men's hockey at the Commonwealth Games on Sunday courtesy of a 4-2 win in a penalty shootout over New Zealand after a thrilling 3-3 draw.

Ashley Jackson was once again England's star man as he scored twice in normal time before sealing victory in the shootout from the penalty spot.

It is the first time since the inaugural hockey event at the Commonwealths 12 years in Kuala Lumpur that England have won a medal in the men's hockey.



Topics : Commonwealth Games 2014 Hockey
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