Indian Women's Junior Hockey Team Held by New Zealand

Updated: 12 November 2014 17:17 IST

India, who have already lost the six-match series, played out a 3-3 draw with New Zealand in the fifth game.

Stratford:
File photo of Indian women's junior hockey team.

The Indian junior women's team played out a high-scoring 3-3 draw with New Zealand in the fifth game of the six-match Test series here on Wednesday.

After leading 3-1 at the halfway stage, India conceded twice in the second half at the TET Multisport Centre.

The Indians showcased exceptional form throughout the match, save the last six minutes of the game.

It was only in the last six minutes when New Zealand fought back and put in two goals.

With three wins and two draws in the series, New Zealand have already claimed the series in their favour.

India will now be taking on the hosts in the final game, which is scheduled to take place on Thursday.

Topics : Hockey
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