Pakistan beat Canada by 5-4 in Sultan Azlan Shah Hockey Cup 

05:48 PM | 8 May, 2024
Pakistan beat Canada by 5-4 in Sultan Azlan Shah Hockey Cup 

Pakistan defeated Canada by 5-4 in the Sultan Azlan Shah Hockey Tournament on Wednesday.

In the 30th Azlan Shah Hockey Tournament held in Ipoh, Malaysia, the Green Shirts dominated the match from the first quarter, placing the national team at the top of the points table.

Canada's Sean Davis scored in the 5th minute and Harbir Sidhu in the 17th minute, giving their team a two-goal lead. However, in the second quarter, Abubakar Mahmood scored two consecutive goals from penalty corners, leveling the score.

In the third quarter, Pakistan completely overpowered the Canadian team, with goals from Arshad Liaquat, Rana Waheed Ashraf, and Ghazanfar Ali, giving Pakistan a lead of 5-2.

Towards the end of the third quarter, Sean Davis scored a goal, reducing the lead, and in the fourth quarter, Ogoat Butter scored a fourth goal for Canada.

By the end of the match, Pakistan maintained a 5-4 lead over Canada.

Previously, Pakistan's match against Japan ended in a 1-1 draw, while they secured victories against Korea and Malaysia.

Pakistan's next match in the tournament will be against New Zealand on Friday.

The Sultan Azlan Shah Hockey Tournament runs from May 4th to 11th, featuring teams from Malaysia, Pakistan, Canada, Japan, New Zealand, and South Korea.

Daily Pakistan Global Web Desk


Pakistani Rupee exchange rate to US Dollar, Euro, Pound, Dirham, and Riyal - 19 June 2024

Pakistani rupee rates against US Dollar and other currencies on June 19, 2024 (Wednesday) in open market.

USD to PKR Rate Today

US dollar was being quoted at 277.50 for buying and 280.65 for selling.

Euro's buying rate stands at 296 and selling rate is 299 while British Pound rate is 349.7 for buying, and 353.25 for selling.

UAE Dirham AED was at 74.80 and Saudi Riyal at 72.80.

Forex Rates 

Currency Symbol Buying Selling
US Dollar USD 277.50 280.65
Euro EUR 296.00 299.00
UK Pound Sterling GBP 349.70 353.25
U.A.E Dirham AED 74.80 75.60
Saudi Riyal SAR 72.80 73.55
Australian Dollar AUD 182.00 184.00
Bahrain Dinar BHD 741.18 749.18
Canadian Dollar CAD 204.00 206.00
China Yuan CNY 38.43 38.83
Danish Krone DKK 40.18 40.58
Hong Kong Dollar HKD 35.66 36.01
Indian Rupee INR 3.33 3.44
Japanese Yen JPY 1.90 1.98
Kuwaiti Dinar KWD 909.34 909.34
Malaysian Ringgit MYR 59.30 59.90
New Zealand Dollar NZD 170.79 172.79
Norwegians Krone NOK 25.97 26.27
Omani Riyal OMR 723.88 731.88
Qatari Riyal QAR 76.42 77.12
Singapore Dollar SGD 203.65 205.65
Swedish Korona SEK 26.40 26.70
Swiss Franc CHF 311.90 314.40
Thai Bhat THB 7.58 7.73


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