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Young Sumit, veteran Rupinder give India easy win over Aus ‘A’

DNMUM436188 | 5/11/2019 | Author : DNA Correspondent | WC :214



Mumbai: Young Sumit Kumar Junior scored a brace while experienced Rupinder Pal Singh got his name on the scoresheet again as the Indian men’s hockey team beat Australia ‘A’ 3-0 in the ongoing Australia tour in Perth on Friday.
Sumit scored in the 12th and 13th minutes while dragflicker Rupinderpal, who is making a comeback after nearly eight months due to an injury, score India off the blocks in the sixth minute.
India’s first goal came in the 6th minute when the team won its first PC of the match. Experienced dragflicker Rupinder showed good nick, as he timed the flick well with good power and speed to send it past the Australia ‘A’ goalkeeper.
Defender Harmanpreet Singh’s skillful tackling saw Australia ‘A’ lose ball possess
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