Argentina moved to the best in the Pool A points table with six from two matches.
Argentina steered New Zealand to enlist their second back to back win in the Hockey World Cup 2018 in Bhubaneswar on Monday. With this, they rose to the best in the Pool A points table with six points from two matches. With the last gathering stage coordinate planned against France on Thursday, Argentina are currently at a contacting separation from the quarter-finals. New Zealand, who will go up against Spain in their last Pool A match, stayed on the second spot with three. Prior in the day, Spain and France played out a battling 1-1 attract to rank third and fourth separately in the Pool A table.
Spain and France are yet to win a match in the World Cup as they lost their opening matches to Argentina and New Zealand separately.
“We are satisfied with the attract the end yet we need to continue showing signs of improvement and better in this competition,” Spain’s Marc Salles said after the match.
On Sunday, India men’s hockey group delivered a great second-half execution to hold title contenders Belgium to a 2-2 attract a pivotal Pool C experience.
Regardless of the draw, India went ahead the best if the focuses table and stayed to dispute for an immediate capability to the quarter-finals. Belgium made a forceful begin yet India battled back to guarantee a merited point.