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France beat Olympic champions Argentina 5-3 in World Cup, Spain eliminated

Reuters India Dec 07, 2018, 05.16 PM (IST)

France defeated Olympic champions Argentina 5-3 and eliminated Spain while booking a place for themselves in the World Cup in India's eastern Bhubaneswar city on Thursday. France scored four goals in 12 minutes and the fifth came from a penalty corner converted by skipper Victor Charlet. Argentina, who are on top of Pool A with six points, has already entered the quarterfinals.