Ipoh: World champions Australia showed their class with a 5-1 thrashing of Pakistan to maintain their unbeaten streak in the Azlan Shah hockey tournament in Ipoh on Monday.
For Australia, Simon Orchard (23rd and 41st minutes) and Jason Wilson (31st and 55th) struck twice each while Christopher Ciriello found the target in the 51st minute. Sohail Abbas scored the lone goal for Pakistan in the 27th minute. In another round robin match, Britain defeated New Zealand 3-1 to move to the top of the table.
Britain's three victories in four outings gave them nine points while Australia are on second spot with seven points from three matches, having won two and drawing the game against India.