The 14th edition of Hockey World Cup is back in India and is all set to take place in Bhubaneshwar, Odhisa. The hockey world cup will start from today and will last till 16th December and will take place at the Kalinga Stadium. A total of 16 countries are participating in this event.
On Day 10, The Indian side put on a dominating performance to beat the Canadian side 5-1 and secured the quarter final berth.
Lalit Upadhayay scored twice for Indians in the 47th and 57th minute, while Harmanpreet Singh converted a penalty corner for India in the 12th minute, whereas Rohidas scored in the 51st minute.
In the quarter-Finals, India will play the winner of the crossover match between Belgium and third place pool D team yet to be confirmed.
Twitter couldn’t stop talking about the dominating show the Indian side put.
— Namrata Papnai (@Namrata43344055) December 8, 2018
— Virender Sehwag (@virendersehwag) December 8, 2018
From being levelled at 1-1 till Quarter 3 to 5-1 at the end of quarter 4 , this has to be one of the most emphatic comebacks from the Indian hockey team. What a performance & what a victory ✌️#INDvCAN pic.twitter.com/NyadYCnTkZ
— Roshan Rai (@RoshanKrRai) December 8, 2018
Good to see Indian hockey players having European players' level of fitness these days #INDvCAN
— The Bad Doctor (@DOCTORATLARGE) December 8, 2018
— Sudarsan Pattnaik (@sudarsansand) December 8, 2018
Congratulations to the Men in Blue @TheHockeyIndia for storming into the Quarter Finals by defeating @FieldHockeyCan 5-1. Yet another sterling performance at the #HockeyWorldCup2018. #INDvCAN pic.twitter.com/bXTH7aFJ0n
— Dharmendra Pradhan (@dpradhanbjp) December 8, 2018
— Doordarshan Sports (@ddsportschannel) December 8, 2018
— Ishita Rawat (@IshitaRawat5) December 8, 2018
All Over!!!!! India have thrashed Canada 5-1 and qualified for the quarter-finals of the Hockey World Cup. Goals from Harmanpreet Singh, Chinglensana Singh, Lalit Upadhyay (2) and Amit Rohidas#INDvCAN pic.twitter.com/ClwDW2hjyJ
— Rahul Mishra🇮🇳 (@MiRahul5597) December 8, 2018
At 1-1 Canada was celebrating as if they have won the World Cup. And within 2 minutes India f**ked Belgium. #INDvCAN
— Abhishek Sharma 🇮🇳 (@SirAbhisharma) December 8, 2018
— VVS Laxman (@VVSLaxman281) December 8, 2018
Many Congratulations to @TheHockeyIndia for sealing their place in quarterfinals of Men's World Cup by winning the match against Canada by 5-1. It was a splendid team effort. Well done young men! 👏🏻👏🏻#INDvCAN #IndiaKaGame #HWC2018 #DilHockey
— Rajyavardhan Rathore (@Ra_THORe) December 8, 2018
— Mohammad Kaif (@MohammadKaif) December 8, 2018
— RVCJ Media (@RVCJ_FB) December 8, 2018
India display sheer dominance to beat @FieldHockeyCan in the final pool-stage fixture of the OHMWC Bhubaneswar 2018 and make their way to the Quarter Finals. Here are the moments captured from the match.
— Hockey India (@TheHockeyIndia) December 8, 2018
Hearty Congratulations to the team @TheHockeyIndia for splendid win against Canada by 5-1 in the Men's Hockey World Cup and sealing their place in quarterfinals. Good luck for future matches. Chak de India. 🇮🇳#INDvCAN
— Dr. Mahesh Sharma (@dr_maheshsharma) December 8, 2018
— NDTV Sports (@Sports_NDTV) December 8, 2018
— Rani Rampal (@imranirampal) December 8, 2018
— LK Varshney (@LK_Varshney) December 8, 2018
Well done guys .
Proud of you#INDvCAN
— Dev Prajapati (@DevPrajapati318) December 8, 2018