India defeated Pakistan 4-0 in the invitational under-21 Sultan of Johor Cup hockey tournament today. Pakistan had earlier defeated Korea (3-0) and England (6-2), with Muhammad Dilber netting two goals in each match to establish himself as the tournament top scorer.
India won both their opening games too but struggled to beat England (2-1) and Argentina (3-2) in their opening matches. The contest against Pakistan will be crucial for defending champions India. The tournament, in its second year, is being played at Johor Bahru, Malaysia.
Meanwhile, hosts Malaysia remain undefeated and are on top (9 points from 3 matches) of the six team championship. The hosts beat England 3-1 today.
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