NEW DELHI: World Champion Australia clinched gold medal after defeating host India 8-0 in the Commonwealth games 2010 Hockey final at Major Dhyanchand Hockey Stadium, whereas New Zealand managed a bronze medal.
As per details, Australia clinched the gold medal after defeating India 8-0 in the final.
The defending champions managed to score 4 goals in the first half and added 4 more to them in the second half, defending their title successfully On the other hand, Australia played attacking game and pushed Indians on back foot with four quick goals in the first half.
On the other hand, men’s and women’s marathon race competitions were dominated by Kenyan athletes. Kenyan Johan Kyla won the men’s marathon while Irene Kasogi clinched first position in women’s marathon.-SANA