India beat Spain to enter semis of Hockey Junior World Cup

Indian hockey team came back from behind to beat Spain 2-1 to reach the semi-final of Junior Hockey World Cup.

Written by: IANS
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Lucknow, Dec 15: Home favourites India overcame Spain 2-1 to enter the semi-finals of the Hockey Junior World Cup at the Major Dhyan Chand Stadium here on Thursday, December 15.

Marc Serrahima's successful penalty conversion had given Spain a 1-0 lead in the 22nd minute.

India 2-1 Spain (Image courtesy: Hockey India Twitter)

But India fought back in the second half with penalty corner conversions from Simranjeet Singh (57th) and Harmanpreet Singh (66th) to march into the last four stage.

IANS

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