India finish 11th at hockey WC

Updated: 25 February 2007 10:34 IST

India avoided finishing last at the men's field hockey World Cup by defeating South Africa.

Monchengladbach (Germany):

India avoided finishing last at the men's field hockey World Cup by defeating South Africa. The Boys in Blue beat South Africa 1-0 in the last-place classification match to finish an embarrassing 11th out of 12 teams. In fact, this was India's only win from seven matches in Germany.

Topics : Hockey India
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