India men’s hockey team qualifies for semifinal at Commonwealth Games 2022

India men’s hockey team defeated Wales 4-1 on Thursday and qualified for the semifinals of the Commonwealth Games 2022.

Indian men’s hockey team qualifies for the semifinals.

Indian men’s hockey team qualifies for the semifinals. | Photo Credit: Getty Images

India men’s hockey team defeated Wales 4-1 on Thursday and qualified for the semifinals of the Commonwealth Games 2022.

India men’s hockey team defeated Wales 4-1 on Thursday and qualified for the semifinals of the Commonwealth Games 2022.

Wales started the game with a compact defense but as the match went on, the Indian team managed to find holes in it.

India vs Wales Highlights

Vice-captain Harmanpreet was the star again for India, scoring three goals - two via Penalty Corners (19th and 20th minute) and one via Penalty stroke (40th minute). Gurjant Singh struck a field goal in the 49th minute.

Wales’ lone goal was scored by drag-flicker Gareth Furlong in the 55th minute from a set piece.

As things stand, India tops the group with 10 points from 4 games. England can match India in terms of points by beating Canada in its final group match. However, in order to top the group, England has to win by a margin of 15 goals.

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