The 2017 Sultan Azlan Shah Cup is scheduled to run from 27 April to 6 May 2017. All the matches of the hockey tournament shall be played at Azlan Shah Stadium, in Ipoh, Malaysia. The competition began in 1983, this is the 26th edition of the hockey tournament. You can catch Sultan Azlan Shah Cup 2017 results and points table with a number of matches played, win, loss, GF, GA, GD and points right here. After lost against Australia in their third match, India bounced back to defeat Japan 4-3.
Sultan Azlan Shah Cup 2017 Points Table
|1||Australia||5||3||1||1||14||7||+7||10||Advance to Final|
|3||India||5||2||1||2||10||8||+2||7||Third place match|
|5||Japan||5||1||1||3||12||15||−3||4||Fifth place match|
A total of 6 national men’s field hockey teams are participating in the competition including host Malaysia, Great Britain, India, Japan, New Zealand and the defending champion Australia. The number of teams has decreased from last year’s tournament. Pakistan is replaced by Great Britain for this year’s tournament. Check out the Sultan Azlan Shah Cup 2017 results and points table above.
India have is one of the best teams and won the Sultan Azlan Shah Cup five times while Australia has won the maximum titles. The results of each match will be updated below.
Sultan Azlan Shah Cup 2017 Results
|29th April 2017||13:35||Great Britain||v||India||2-2|
|30th April 2017||13:35||India||v||New Zealand|
|1st May 2017||REST DAY|
|2nd May 2017||13:35||India||v||Australia|
|3rd May 2017||13:35||Japan||v||India|
|4th May 2017||REST DAY|
|5th May 2017||13:35||Great Britain||v||New Zealand|
|6 th May 2017||13:10||5/6th Placing|