Junior World cup hockey: Argentina beat South Africa 4-1 to finish 11th

The South Americans increased the pressure and were all over the South African circle and were finally rewarded in the 21st minute when Lautaro Diaz managed to put an end to a wild pinball session in front of Rene De La Peyre in the South African goal to take a 2-1 lead.

updated: December 14, 2013 22:53 IST
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New Delhi: Argentina beat South Africa 4-1 to finish 11th in the Hockey Junior World Cup at the Major Dhyan Chand National Stadium here Saturday.

Earlier in the day, Spain beat England 3-2 to secure the 13th position while the 14th spot went to the latter.

In the 15-16 position playoff, Egypt scored their first win of the tournament by defeating Canada 3-0 for the 15th spot while the North American team ended 16th and last.

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