World League Round 3: India lose 1-5 to Australia

Jun 20, 2013, 01:31 IST | Agencies

India's hope of booking a direct berth in next year's World Cup came crashing after they faced a humiliating 1-5 loss to Australia in the quarterfinal of the men's competition of the FIH World League Round 3, yesterday.

Meanwhile, the Indian women’s hockey team faced a similar fate as well after they crashed out of the semifinal race with a 1-8 drubbing at the hands of top-ranked Netherlands in the FIH World League Round 3.

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