Germany defeated England 2-0 in Hockey World League Final opener
Bhubaneswar: Germany made winning start by beating England 2-0 in the opening match of the Hockey World League Final at Kalinga Stadium in Odisha on Friday.
Mats Grambusch and Christopher Ruhr struck a goal each coming in the second quarter of the game.
It was England who started on a promising note but the Germans took control of the game after the first quarter.
In the second quarter, Germany attacked more and it was England’s turn to commit mistakes.