IND vs GBR Highlights, FIH Pro League hockey: Great Britain beats India 3-1

India takes on Great Britain in its sixth match of the European leg of the FIH Men’s Pro League 2023-24 season in London, England on Saturday.

Updated : Jun 02, 2024 18:46 IST

FILE PHOTO: Indian men’s hockey team captain Harmanpreet Singh.
FILE PHOTO: Indian men’s hockey team captain Harmanpreet Singh. | Photo Credit: BISWARANJAN ROUT/ The Hindu

FILE PHOTO: Indian men’s hockey team captain Harmanpreet Singh. | Photo Credit: BISWARANJAN ROUT/ The Hindu

Thank you for tuning into Sportstar’s coverage of the FIH Men’s Pro League match between India and Great Britain in London, England on Sunday.

  • June 02, 2024 18:45
    Thank you for tuning into Sportstar!

    India has a few days off before facing Germany on June 8. Thank you for tuning into Sportstar!

  • June 02, 2024 18:43

    FIH Pro League: Abhishek’s goal in vain as Great Britain beats India 3-1 with strikes from Bandurak, Calnan

    Nicholas Bandurak found the net in the second minute to give the host the lead despite India’s quick start and then doubled the lead for his side in the 11th minute.

  • June 02, 2024 18:39
    Harmanpreet Singh

    The game was good. We didn’t star the way we wanted to. Much better control in second and third quarters. Need to be more calm and smart inside the circle. Good opportunuty to play before the Olympics.

  • June 02, 2024 18:34
    IND 1-3 GBR

    And the final gooter goes! It is Great Britain which takes away three points after beating India 1-3. 

  • June 02, 2024 18:31

    Bandurak is denied a third goal once again. Three misses for him after his brace in the first quarter. 

  • June 02, 2024 18:29

    Abhishek, India’s lone scorer, makes it past two defenders in the D. But falls short of goal. India quick to counter once again but Great Britain reciprocate. 

  • June 02, 2024 18:27

    Five minutes remain for the final hooter. Can Great Britain deny India a third straight win in a row? It looks like that as of now.

  • June 02, 2024 18:26

    Harmanpreet’s long pass intercepted by Britain. Both teams are desperate to score again. India certainly more keen on reducing the margin. 

  • June 02, 2024 18:23

    India with a long pass by the sideline to push forward. Make their way into the D but can’t take a shot. 

  • June 02, 2024 18:21

    Mandeep’s move into the D is stopped by the Britain defence. Ball now with Britain. Bandurak’s hattrick attempt stopped by Sreejesh once again.

  • June 02, 2024 18:17

    A foul inside the circle as Brendan Creed is penalised. India asking for a penalty stroke. India lose referral as it is only a PC. Another PC for India. Amit Rohindas hits the advertising on the side of the goal twice. Yet another PC for India, eighth one. Unable to find the net.

  • June 02, 2024 18:14
    47’ IND 1-3 GBR

    Britain attacks early in the fourth quarter. A foul not given for India and Britain take advantage of the space ahead. GOAL! An umpire referral to check but goal stands. 

  • June 02, 2024 18:10

    India with a different strategy as they seen to be picking up the pace to try and penetrate the shooting circle. An exciting third quarter comes to an end. 

  • June 02, 2024 18:08

    India desperate to find an equaliser but passes are not connecting well enough to make an impact. Bandurak’s hattrick attempt doesn’t meet the target. 

  • June 02, 2024 18:05
    42’ PC for India

    PC taken but it is India on the counter. It is a PC for India! Now, Britain move forward after India was unable to make use of the . 

  • June 02, 2024 18:01
    40’ PC for Great Britain!

    Britain make it into the shooting circle. PC for Britain! A fourth PC for the host as one of Britain’s players is on the ground after contact. It’s Phil Roper who walks out of the pitch with what looks like a face injury. 

  • June 02, 2024 17:58
    39’ PC for Great Britain

    PC for Britain. Harmanpreet appeals to the umpire but the PC stands. Great save by Sreejesh. 

  • June 02, 2024 17:56

    India seems to have found some form now. They are pushing the host back into their half. Britain now on the attack.

  • June 02, 2024 17:55
    35’ IND 1-2 GBR

    GOAL! Abhishek finds the net for India. PC for India but they are unable to score. 

  • June 02, 2024 17:50

    Long passes from the back but easily intercepted by Britain. The host make it into the D but India steal the ball back and waste no time on the counter.

  • June 02, 2024 17:49

    India start on the backfoot, having to defend in its half right from the start. 

  • June 02, 2024 17:38

    India on the counter again, led by Mandeep and Hardik. Only 12 seconds left in the quarter. India unable to score as the first half comes to an end. 

  • June 02, 2024 17:36

    India with more possession this quarter. Trying to enter the D in as many ways possible.

  • June 02, 2024 17:33

    Sreejesh with a geat save to deny a third goal for Britain. An aerial pass to make it into the D. India with great play to take a shot at goal but Harmanpreet is unable to get his side a first goal this game.

  • June 02, 2024 17:31

    India now on the counter. Quick passes by the sideline to find Abhishek but in vain. India slowing the pace to try making it past the British players. 

  • June 02, 2024 17:30

    Great Britain seem to penetrate the shooting circle with ease. But the Indian side does a good job to push back.

  • June 02, 2024 17:27

    Great move by Sumit and India now on the charge. Gurjant leads the way on the counter but the goalie does a great job to prevent a goal.

  • June 02, 2024 17:26

    A good save by Sreejesh to deny Britain a third. The host waste no time in finding their way back into the shooting circle. 

  • June 02, 2024 17:25

    India plays deep passes in its half but are met by the Britain players. 

  • June 02, 2024 17:24

    India start the second quarter. 

  • June 02, 2024 17:18

    India now with the ball, trying to make it towards the shooting circle. A video referral by India just a few seconds before the quarter ends. PC for India. Big deflection and it is taken again. Britain can’t counter again as the first quarter comes to an end. 

  • June 02, 2024 17:16

    The game seems to have slowed down for a bit. Britain with back passes to maintain possession. India continue to find its way to get on the scoresheet.

  • June 02, 2024 17:15

    The host seems to be getting closer to the target much more than India. India constantly having to defend, being pushed back into its half. 

  • June 02, 2024 17:12
    10’ IND 0-2 GBR

    With five minutes left, India still on the hunt for an equaliser after Britain get the lead. And GOAL for the Brits! Bandurak scores again to double the lead.

  • June 02, 2024 17:10

    Britain on the attack from the right flank. But pushed back by the Indian side. Both sides making use of every opportunity to attack.

  • June 02, 2024 17:08
    7’ PC for India

    India with longer passes to change sides but great interception by Britain. A great attempt by India! PC for India. A terrific shot by Harmanpreet by misses the target.

  • June 02, 2024 17:07
    5’ PC for Great Britain

    Great Britain gets the first PC of the game. Harmanpreet guides it out of the shooting circle. 

  • June 02, 2024 17:05

    The Men in Blue starting to move towards the British D. Not leaving much room for Britain to move forward.

  • June 02, 2024 17:04
    2’ IND 0-1 GBR

    GOAL! Nicholas Bandurak scores to give the host the lead within the second minute. This is his 14th career goal. India showing real intent to find the target 

  • June 02, 2024 17:00

    The hooter goes and the first quarter begins. Hardik with a great pass to Gurjant. India make it to the D to start well. Britain on the counter.

  • June 02, 2024 16:58
    Delay in start

    There seems to be a delay in the start of the game.

  • June 02, 2024 16:51
    Both teams enter the field

    India and Great Britain enter the field for their national anthems. 

  • June 02, 2024 16:40
    How does the points system work in the FIH Pro League?

    This is how the points system works in FIH Pro League:-

    3 - Points for an outright win

    1 - One point for a draw 

    1+1 - Bonus point for winning a drawn match in the shootout

    0 - No points for the losing side

  • June 02, 2024 16:33
    India’s starting line-up
  • June 02, 2024 16:30
    India men’s and women’s hockey teams take on Great Britain in the FIH Pro League
  • June 02, 2024 16:25
    What happened the last time the two sides met?

    India faced Great Britain last in the FIH Pro League 2022-23 season. The Harmanpreet-led outfit beat then table-topper Great Britain 4-2 in a shootout at the Lee Valley Hockey Centre in London.

    At the final hooter, the score was level at 4-4 taking the match to a shootout. Indian skipper Harmanpreet (7’), Mandeep Singh (19’), Sukhjeet Singh (28’) and Abhishek (50’) were India’s goal scorers while British forward Sam Ward (8’, 39’, 47’, 53’) netted all four goals for the home side.

    It was the Indian goalkeeper Krishan Bahadur Pathak who made two important saves in the shootout to help India win a bonus point. Both teams shared a point each for the draw.

  • June 02, 2024 16:15

    Total matches played-21


    Great Britain-11


  • June 02, 2024 16:05
    ICYMI check the highlights of the previous game between India and Germany

    FIH Pro League 2023-24: Harmanpreet, Sukhjeet, Gurjant score to secure India 3-0 victory against Germany

    Indian men’s team dominated over Germany 3-0 in a FIH Pro League hockey contest in London, England, on Saturday.

  • June 02, 2024 15:55

    India takes on Great Britain in the sixth match of the European leg of the FIH Pro League 2023-24 season in London. 

    The Men in Blue defeated Germany 3-0 in its previous match with goals from Harmanpreet Singh, Sukhjeet Singh and Gujrant Singh. India currently occupy the third place in the points table with 24 points from the 13 games. 

    Seventh-placed Great Britain has seven points from five matches with plenty of games in hand. The host beat Ireland 5-1 in its last game with Sam Ward scoring a brace. 

  • June 02, 2024 15:45
    When and where to watch the FIH Pro League match between India and Great Britain?

    The match will be live streamed on Jio Cinema, while Sports18-3 and Sports18-1 HD will broadcast the same.

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