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As it happened | Hockey World Cup 2018: Full time! Germany beat Malaysia 5-3

WION Web Team
New Delhi, Delhi, IndiaUpdated: Dec 09, 2018, 06:41 PM IST

Flag of countries Malaysia and Germany. Photograph:(Twitter)

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Both the teams have played only once since 2013 and London Olympic Gold Medallist Germany won that match 6-0.ย 

09 Dec 2018, 6:39 PM (IST)

It's full time and Malaysia have lost it despite putting forward a good fight with Germany. 

Second before the end Germany doubled its lead, thanks to Timm Herzbruch. However, without that also they would have easily won the game. 

Score: Germany 5-3 Malaysia

09 Dec 2018, 6:38 PM (IST)

Penalty Corner for Malaysia. Malaysia fail to convert PC as Germany hold the deflection. Timm Herzbruch scored on counter attack for Germany and game is almost over for Malaysia.

09 Dec 2018, 6:27 PM (IST)

Germany got two back to back penalty corners but failed to convert them. 

Only last few minutes left for the fourth and final quarter to end. 

09 Dec 2018, 6:21 PM (IST)

Germany pressing hard in the Malaysian half while Malaysia losing the ball quite often at the baseline

09 Dec 2018, 6:09 PM (IST)

Goal !

Malaysia scores another to gain momentum. They scored third goal on Germany's goalpost but still lag behind by one goal to equal the score. 

09 Dec 2018, 6:00 PM (IST)


Germany again double its lead despite Malaysia contesting every German possession and raising their play. 


09 Dec 2018, 5:49 PM (IST)

Goal! Malaysia have actually capitalized their start as they scored their second goal minutes after scoring the first.

Malaysia came from behind to score 2 goals in a span of 2 minutes in Q2 to reduce the deficit.

Nabil Noor scores the second goal for Malaysia as he deflected Razie's drag flick to the farpost


09 Dec 2018, 5:36 PM (IST)


And finally some excitement in the game as Malaysia scored its first goal against Germany.

They had been pressing hard since Q2 started but didn't get the results. 

Scores: GER 3-1 MAS

09 Dec 2018, 5:24 PM (IST)


It's raining goals from Germany. They have continued the momentum set in the first quarter by scoring their third goal against Malaysia. 


09 Dec 2018, 5:20 PM (IST)

Malaysia brilliantly defended the Penalty corner but somehow lost the ball, resulting in Germany doubling its lead. 



09 Dec 2018, 5:15 PM (IST)

Penalty Corner for Malaysia, a chance to score the equaliser but the side failed to convert it. Razie drag flick missed the goalpost by a mile

Score still the same. Germany leading 1-0.

09 Dec 2018, 5:10 PM (IST)

Germany pressing hard in the Malaysian circle and missed three close chances to double the lead.

Another penalty Corner for Germany but again failed to convert.


09 Dec 2018, 5:04 PM (IST)


In the first quarter, Germany earned a penalty corner but in vain. 

Later, Germany's number 13 managed to score after 3 passes as Timm Herzbruch found the corner of farpost finally.

The London Olympic Gold Medallist side have got an early advantage. 



09 Dec 2018, 4:58 PM (IST)

And the clash begins!


09 Dec 2018, 4:23 PM (IST)

In today's first hockey game, Malaysia will lock horns with Germany at Kalinga Stadium in Bhubaneswar. 

Malaysia and Germany have played only once since 2013. London Olympic Gold Medallist Germany won that match 6-0. 

In the Hockey World Cup 2018, Germany had hard fought 1-0 victory against Pakistan in their opening encounter, while thrashed Netherlands 4-1 in the second. 

Malaysia, on the other hand, lost their first match against Netherlands and played a draw against Pakistan.