India Defeat Bangladesh 5-1 to Win Hockey Series

India slammed five goals in the second of three matches against hosts Bangladesh.

updated: August 08, 2014 20:57 IST
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Indian team celebrates its win against Bangladesh.

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New Delhi: The Indian Men's Hockey team continued their rampaging run as they thrashed Bangladesh 5-1 in their second match to clinch the three-match test series played at Dhaka on Friday.

This victory brings with itself the series-win against Bangladesh and India now expects a clean sweep by winning the third and last match of the series on Saturday.

Harjeet Singh (10th minute), Yuvraj Walmiki (12th), SK Uthappa (20th), Devender Sunil Walmiki (24th) and Affan Yousuf (41st) were the goalscorers for India, while Bangladesh sounded the board through Hasan Jubair (7th).

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