Pakistan completes hat-trick of defeats in four-nation hockey tournament

MELBOURNE, Nov 11 (INP): Pakistan Saturday completed hat-trick of defeats in the four-nation hockey tournament as New Zealand defeated the Green Shirts in their final group match.

The Kiwis emerged victorious by 3-2 in the match that was played in Melbourne. Pakistan has so far conceded 15 goals in the three matches that they have played in the championship.

Pakistan were earlier thrashed 1-9 by Australia in the first match, and the defeat was their worst ever in international hockey. The Green Shirts were then brushed aside 1-3 by Japan in the second game.