GOLD COAST: Pakistan hockey team finished its journey in Commonwealth Games 2018 with seventh position in the hockey competition on Friday.
Pakistan after defeating Canada by 3-1 for 7th/8th position match on Friday secured 7th position in the tournament. Muhammad Arsalan Qadir equalized the score line as he scored in the 34th minute in response of Canada’s James Kirkpatrick 12th minute goal.
Pakistan took the lead to 2-1 as Ali Mubashar netted the ball into the goal post in the 40th minute which remain till 57th minutes when the green shirts doubled their lead in the as Muhammad Irfan Jr. scored the goal.
It was the first time in the tournament when Pakistan won a match. Pakistan won only one out of their five games in the Commonwealth Games 2018 hockey event.