KUANTAN, May 3 (Bernama) - Malaysia lost to Canada 4-5 on penalties in the semi-final of the Champions Challenge 1 Hockey Championship, here Saturday night.
The match played at Indera Mahkota Hockey Stadium ended 2-2 at full time.
Malaysia began brightly when Faizal Saari opened the scoring as early as the 3rd minute via a penalty corner.
Ismail Abu provided more cheer for the local fans when he netted the second goal in the 15th minute.
However, Canada hit back when skipper Scot Tupper converted a penalty corner in the 21st minute .....