Pakistan had a disappointing begin to their Asia Cup marketing campaign once they misplaced 2-1 to South Korea of their observe match in Jakarta.
In accordance with the outcome launched by the Pakistan Hockey Federation (PHF) right here on Friday, Pakistan’s solely purpose was scored by Ali Shan whereas South Korea struck one purpose on short-corner and the opposite in a discipline try.
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Pakistan face arch-rivals India within the opening match of the Asia Cup on Monday earlier than the green-shirts meet Indonesia on Tuesday.
The Asia Cup may even function the qualifier for subsequent 12 months’s World Cup the place 4 groups from Asia will compete.