India vs Australia Men’s Hockey Final Commonwealth Games 2022 Highlights: India took silver as they lost 0-7 vs Australia in CWG 2022. Follow Highlights of IND vs AUS CWG Gold Medal Match here.
India took the silver medal, losing 0-7 vs Australia in the men’s hockey final at the ongoing Commonwealth Games 2022 (CWG 2022) in Birmingham, on Monday.
Goals from Tom Wickham, Blake Govers, Fynn Ogilvie, and braces from Nathan Ephraums and Jacob Anderson helped Australia win their seventh CWG hockey gold medal.
India has won silver:
The scoreline could have been higher in Australia’s favour, but PR Sreejesh put in some stunning saves for India in a match, where the likes of Manpreet Singh and Harmanpreet Singh were kept silent.
Australian men’s hockey team defends its gold medal with absolute perfection. It is a seventh gold medal for the men in yellow and they have done it in style by beating India 7-0. The Indian defense was teared apart while the offense looked non-existent.
There were zero penalty corners for the men in blue and that is enough to show how far they were from causing any harm to the Australian goal. Indian men’s hockey team finishes the campaign with silver for the third time at Commonwealth Games.
Three CWG final and three silver medals. India once again have to remain content with a second-place in the men’s hockey event of Commonwealth Games.
This was the third time they took on Australia in the final of the quadrennial event. They lost 0-8 in Delhi (CWG 2010), 0-4 in Glasgow (CWG 2014). They lost 0-7 in Birmingham. Barring today, India were quite impressive in their run to the summit clash.
Australians maintain their supremacy. They have swept aside IND 7-0 in the men’s hockey final today to win the CWG gold medal for the record-extending seventh time in a row. They thoroughly outplayed India in all the departments.