The 26th edition of the Sultan Azlan Shah Cup started on 27 April in Ipoh, Malaysia. Total six hockey nations around the world are participating in the tournament. The final match of the men’s hockey tournament will be played on 6th May 2017. India vs Malaysia is scheduled to start at 8:35 local time (6:05 pm IST). Ahead of the competition, find when where to watch Sultan Azlan Shah Cup 2017 live streaming India vs Malaysia and live scores online. [Schedule | Results ]
The seven hockey nations who are battling for the Sultan Azlan Shah Cup 2017 title are India, Australia, Malaysia, Japan, New Zealand and Great Britain. The defending champion Australia thrashed 2015 champion New Zealand in their opening match while India defeated Great Britain in the tournament opener.
Sultan Azlan Shah Cup 2017 Live Streaming & TV Channels
The live tv coverage of the Sultan Azlan Shah Cup 2017 in India will be available on Star Sports 1/HD and Star Sports 3/HD. Viewers in India can watch Sultan Azlan Shah Cup 2017 live streaming online on Hotstar app and website.
Goalkeepers: P.R. Sreejesh (captain), Suraj Karkera.
Defenders: Pardeep Mor, Surender Kumar, Rupinderpal Singh, Harmanpreet Singh, Gurinder Singh.
Midfielders: Kangujam Chinglensana Singh, Sumit, Sardar Singh, Manpreet Singh (vice-captain), Harjeet Singh, Manpreet.
Forwards: S.V. Sunil, Talwinder Singh, Mandeep Singh, Affan Yousuf, Akashdeep Singh.
2017 Sultan Azlan Shah cup Teams
- New Zealand
- Great Britain
The tournament first started back in 1983 and it became an annual event after the year 1994. Australia is favourite for the tournament. They are a strong contender for competition and it will be tough for other teams to beat them.
India have always performed well in the tournament and won total five titles so far. This time too, India will look to play brilliant and win the trophy. Australia is the most successful team in the history of Sultan Azlan shah. Arch-rival Pakistan and Canada are not participating in this year’s tournament. Hockey fans from around the world can watch live telecast on tv or they can also catch Sultan Azlan Shah Cup 2017 live stream online.