France beat India 5-4 in their opening contest of the men’s junior hockey World Cup 2021 in Bhubaneshwar.
French captain Timothée Clement hit a hat-trick of targets to fully push India on again foot. Corentin Sellier hit a aim as properly.
The sport was poised at 2-2 in the quarter 1 due to an equaliser by Sudeep. But Clement saved on delivering the products for France.
India managed to attain two targets in the dying minutes of the fourth quarter nevertheless it was too late to register a comeback by then.
It was an entire skilled efficiency by French colts tonight and India are off to the worst-possible begin in the World Cup at dwelling.
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