MELBOURNE : Japan beat Pakistan 3-1 in their Second Match of four Nation Hockey Tournament in Melbourne.
Japan’s Kenta Tanaka scored the first goal of the match in the 8th minute and he doubled his side’s lead in the 47th minute of the Match.
The third Goal by Japan was scored in the 53rd minute by Genki Mitani.
Pakistan’s Muhammad Atiq managed to pull one goal back in the 58th minute.
The Green Shirts are at the bottom of the table after losing both of its matches in the tournament so far.
In the opening match, Australia thrashed Pakistan by 9-1.
Pakistan will now play its next match against New Zealand on Saturday.