Commonwealth Games 2014: Indian Men Finish With Hockey Silver After Losing to Australia

India had to be settle for silver after their men's team lost to Australia 0-4 in the hockey final of the Commonwealth Games in Glasgow on Sunday.

updated: August 03, 2014 19:33 IST
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Australia destroyed India to win the hockey gold.

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Glasgow: Australia ensured their 100 percent men's hockey record at the Commonwealth Games continued as they thrashed India 4-0 to claim a fifth successive gold medal in Glasgow on Sunday. (Medal Tally)

Chris Ciriello struck twice in the first-half from penalty corners to give the Aussies a commanding lead at the break.

Ciriello then completed his hat-trick from another penalty corner early in the second period and Eddie Ockenden rounded off the scoring for the world champions from close range 20 minutes from time.

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