In a major boost to contry’s hopes for a medal in London Olympics, India men’s hockey team defeated Great Britain by 3-1 to clinch bronze in the ongoing Sultan Azlan Shah cup on Sunday.
India dominated the match, but squandered several scoring opportunities to concede the lead to pre-tournament favourites Great Britian before staging a spirited comeback in the second session.
Shivendra Singh (42nd minute), Sandeep Singh (52nd) and Tushar Khandekar (69th) scored for India after Ashley Jackson (35th) put Great Britain ahead at the stroke of half time.
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