Champions Challenge Hockey 2011 Semi Final: India vs South Africa

In Quarter final in last moments India Beat Malaysia with 5-4 and enter into semi of Champions Challenge Hockey 2011.The Semi final match will be played on 3rd December 2011.On the other hand South Africa beat Japan with 3-2 and proceed further and now Face India in the Semi Final Match.

in Quarter final match VR Raghunath slammed a golden goal in the last minute of extra-time as India beat Malaysia 5-4 in a thrilling match to advance to the semifinals.

The Indian goal had two narrow shaves in sudden-death extra-time when breakaway moves saw Malaysian strikers Faizal Saari and Izwan Firdaus in one-on-one position with goalkeeper PR Sreejesh, but delayed shots by the home side players allowed India stay in the contest.

Champions Challenge Hockey 2011Semi Final: India vs South Africa live Match Score Updates
Champions Challenge Hockey 2011Semi Final: India vs South Africa live Match

Date and Time: 3rd December 2011 , 16:00
Venue: Johannesburg, South Africa.
Tournament: Champions Challenge Hockey 2011

At the other end, Lucas Rafael Rossi (56th minute) and Lucas Martin Vila (68th) made field strikes to round off Argentina’s scoring.

Belgium, who were pushed to the second spot in Pool A due to India’s superior goal difference despite finishing level on points, packed too much fire for Canada after opening the scoring in the 23rd minute through a penalty corner conversion by Florent van Aubel.

Belgium hammered three goals after breather with flash field strikes by Thomas Briels in 49th minute and tournament’s top-scorer Tom Boon in 59th. The other goal came through a penalty stroke conversion by Jerome Dekeyer in 52nd minute.

So other Sem Final Will be in Belgium vs Argentina on Same Date mean 3rd December 2011.Final of this Tournament will be played on 4th December.

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