India men lose to Belgium in semis
August 03, 2021  08:46

We enter the final 10 minutes of the match as India continue to lose possession too easily. It has been all Belgium since the third quarter and they continue to attack and win another penalty corner after Harmanpreet is struck on the foot.

They go for the indirect rout as Rohidas is hit on the foot to earn Belgium their 12th penalty corner.

Hendrickx goes for the drag flick but right in the path of Sreejesh who palms it away easily.

Belgium continue to dominate as they break into the Indian circle to win another penalty corner. Hendrickx shot is blocked by the onrushing defender resulting in another penalty corner.

Penalty corner after penalty corner for the Belgians. This time Surender is struck on the foot as the umpire checks for the penalty stroke.

Belgium are awarded a penalty stroke!

Hendrickx completes his hat-trick as he converts the penalty stroke to put Belgium up 4-2 in the 53rd minute.

A good low shot which strikes Sreejesh's pads and goes through for the goal as Belgium double their lead with seven minutes left.

A late goal for Belgium as Dohmen taps into an empty net from close range to put his team up 5-2.

India men's hockey team lose to Belgium 2-5 in the semi-finals.
« Back to LIVE


New Zealand Tour of India, 2021