penalty corner


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penalty corner

n
(Hockey (Field & Ice)) hockey a free hit from the goal line taken by the attacking side. Also called: short corner

penalty corner

Awarded to the non-offending side when an opponent deliberately plays the ball over the goal line, or for offenses within the shooting circle. Taken from anywhere on the goal line at least 10 yd from the goal post.
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Earlier on Sunday, Hong Kong took a surprise lead against Bangladesh in the 15th minute when Felix Chi Him Iu converted a penalty corner.
Playing structured and disciplined hockey, India won a penalty corner in the 10th minute.
They were first to win a penalty corner which Lottie Gill placed the ball in the back of the net with a drag flick.
Mubashar Ali broke the deadlock in the 32nd minute when he converted a penalty corner.
LAHORE -- Abubakr Mahmood scored off a penalty corner with just two minutes left on the clock as Pakistan salvaged a 2-2 draw with Japan after an exciting encounter in the three-nation hockey tournament in Oman late on Thursday night.
Lahore made it 1-1 in the 12th minute when international Hamra Latif slammed a penalty corner in.
The sixth ranked India, who just needed a draw to seal a place in Sunday's summit clash, produced a superlative performance after the change of ends to pump in four goals -- three field strikes and one through penalty corner.
Contrary to the win, Pakistan had the first real scoring chance when they earned their first penalty corner but they wasted it.
Canada took the lead early on in the game when Johnston converted a penalty corner in the third minute.
The way the two teams fought for supremacy was captured through moments when there was no rough play and no team had a single penalty corner to show.
Asad Mehmood struck a penalty corner in the 53rd and netted a field goal in the 60th minute.
Player-of-the-match Jen Mashford made a handful of world-class saves to keep the away side at bay, but in the 24th minute Canterbury finally converted a penalty corner.