Hockey World Cup: Germany inch closer towards quarterfinals

Hockey World Cup: Germany inch closer towards quarterfinals

Between world number four Netherlands and number six Germany, the Dutch were the early aggressors but the Germans came to the party as the match progressed. Germany had earlier defeated Pakistan 1-0 in their opening match, while the Netherlands had mauled Malaysia 7-0. Germany atop Pool D with six points are closer to booking a direct quarterfinal berth at Men's Hockey World Cup.