Hockey: India draw 3-3 with Malaysia in dress rehearsal for Sultan of Johor Cup final

The Indians dominated the early exchanges and took the lead in the 10th minute and doubled their lead in the 33rd minute through Ramandeep Singh. Malaysia then took advantage of sloppy play from the Indians in second half before Affan Yousof's equaliser in dying minutes.

updated: September 28, 2013 18:17 IST
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Johor Bahru, Malaysia: India wasted a two-goal advantage to draw 3-3 against hosts Malaysia in their last inconsequential round-robin match of The Sultan of Johor Cup Under-21 hockey tournament, here on Saturday.

With this match, India finished on top of the standings but the result of the tie was merely of academic interest as both India and Malaysia have already qualified for tomorrow's summit clash ahead of today's game.

Both India and Malaysia finished with 13 points and were unbeaten in the round robin stages but the Indians managed the top position on account of a better goal difference.

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