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As it happened | Hockey World Cup 2018, quarter-final: Germany 1-2 Belgium

WION Web Team
New Delhi, Delhi, IndiaUpdated: Dec 13, 2018, 06:41 PM IST


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Germany vs Belgium

13 Dec 2018, 6:18 PM (IST)

Belgium defeated Germany 2-1 in the third quarter-finals of Men's Hockey World Cup 2018 on Thursday at Kalinga stadium and stamped their ticket to semis.

They will clash with England for a place in the World Cup finals.

The next quarter-final match is between India and Netherlands.


Germany vs Belgium

13 Dec 2018, 6:13 PM (IST)

Belgium defeat Germany to enter the semi-final of Men's Hockey World Cup 2018.

In the semis, Belgium will play against England.

13 Dec 2018, 5:54 PM (IST)

Goalless third quarter ends!

What will be the final score?

Any guesses?

13 Dec 2018, 5:53 PM (IST)

Belgium miss their PC chance.

13 Dec 2018, 5:49 PM (IST)

Free hit to Germany.

13 Dec 2018, 5:45 PM (IST)

Belgium get Green Card.

13 Dec 2018, 5:44 PM (IST)

A very close chance for Belgium's Grambusch... but missed!

13 Dec 2018, 5:35 PM (IST)

Belgium dominate over Germany with a better percentage of possession, more circle penetrations, more shots and more turnovers.

Possession: Germany 44% - 56% Belgium

Germany received zero penalty corners in the first two quarters and Belgium get seven, on of which they converted to equalize.

Germany have two shots on target and Belgium have five, so far.

Belgian players trying to dominate the German defence with more circle penetrations.


Germany vs Belgium

13 Dec 2018, 5:20 PM (IST)

Road to the semis is not easy!

The next up is India vs Netherlands.

13 Dec 2018, 5:20 PM (IST)

Germany vs Belgium

13 Dec 2018, 5:14 PM (IST)

Here comes the equalizer!

Belgium players are not letting any stones unturned...

Alexander Hendrickx strikes with the help of a Penalty Corner to give an important gain on the on the leaderboard.

The score is Germany 1-1 Belgium.

13 Dec 2018, 5:05 PM (IST)

The first quarter ended and the score is, Germany 1-0 Belgium.

Belgium get a penalty corner in the concluding minutes but failed to convert it.


Germany vs Belgium

13 Dec 2018, 5:02 PM (IST)

It's a goal!

Germany 1-0 Belgium

Germany get a breakthrough.

Dieter Linnekogel strikes to give 1-0 lead to his side.

13 Dec 2018, 5:00 PM (IST)

Circle penetrations by Germany, dragged away.

13 Dec 2018, 4:58 PM (IST)

7th minute - First Penalty Corner for Belgium.

13 Dec 2018, 4:52 PM (IST)

The first quarter begins...

13 Dec 2018, 4:51 PM (IST)

Both the teams are coming out of their tunnel, it's time for their national anthems.

13 Dec 2018, 4:49 PM (IST)

Germany vs Belgium