Australia wins Hockey World League Final by defeating Belgium
Australia has won the 2014-15 Men’s Hockey World League Final by defeating Belgium.
In the final match played at Sardar Vallabh Bhai Patel Stadium, Raipur Australian team defeated Belgium by 2-1 goals.
India was placed at third place in this league after defeating world number two and defending champions Netherlands by 3-2 goals in the penalty shoot-out.
Top three teams of Hockey World League Final
- Champions: Australia (1st title).
- Runner-up: Belgium.
- Third place: India.
In this edition of Men’s Hockey World League Final total 8 teams had participated. They were Australia, India (Host), Belgium, Great Britain, Germany, Argentina, Netherlands and Canada.
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