As it happened | Hockey World Cup 2018: Argentina outclass New Zealand 3-0

Argentina hockey team Photograph: Twitter

WION Web Team Bhubaneshwar, Odisha, India Dec 03, 2018, 06.58 PM (IST)

Argentina vs New Zealand - Q4

Lucas Martinez scores the 3rd goal for Argentina as New Zealand chance to comeback in the game diminishes

 

 


Argentina vs New Zealand

Lucas Vila scores the 2nd goal. New Zealand review's and Video umpire says no clear reason to change on field decision

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Argentina vs New Zealand

Argentina lead by one goal thanks to Agustin Mazzilli as he scored in the 23rd minute. New Zealand did make some attempt to score the equaliser. 

Argentina having the maximum ball possession as they are p-laying like champions.

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Argentina vs New Zealand - Q2

Powerful ball by Peillat into the Black Sticks circle and a flash from Agustin Mazzilli gives Argentina the upper hand in the match

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Argentina vs New Zealand

Another on target shot by Argentina but saved superbly by Kiwi's goalkeeper


Argentina vs New Zealand

Argentina has first shot on target brilliantly saved by goalkeeper. Penalty Corner for Argentina but Gonzalo Peillat fails to convert it. 


Argentina vs New Zealand

In the second match today, World number 2 Argentina will take on New Zealand in Bhubaneswar. 

In a head-to-comparison for previous FIH World Cups, Argentina have an advantage, having won 4 of the six matches. 

New Zealand has been victorious in one match. In their first Hockey World Cup 2018 match, Argentina beat Spain in a tough contest that saw 4 goals being scored in the first quarter. 

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