Bangladesh hockey team go down 1-8 to Malaysia in Asia Cup
DHAKA, May 26, 2022 (BSS)- Bangladesh national hockey team suffered a massive 1-8 goal defeat to upper ranked Malaysia in their third and ultimate Pool B match of Hero Asia Cup hockey held today (Thursday) at the Bung Karno Sports Arena in Jakarta, Indonesia.
Bangladesh hardly offered any resistance as the one-sided game ended witht eh domination of Malaysia who lead the first half by 4-1 goals.
Asraful Islam however scored a lone consolation goal for the boys in red and green from a penalty corner in the 21st minute of the match.
Earlier, Bangladesh suffered a massive 1-6 goal defeat to strong South Korea in their opening Pool B match but bounced back to register a 2-1 goal victory over Oman in their second group match.