LAHORE: Chief Selector Hasan Sardar has tendered resignation after Pakistans dismal performance in FIH Hockey World Cup being played in New Delhi.
The four-time world champion Pakistan slumped to its worst performance of world cup history, finishing last in the 12-nation tournament.
NEW DELHI: Pakistan were beaten by South Africa 3-4 in their group B match of the FIH Hockey World Cup here on Saturday.
This was South Africas fist victory over Pakistan in the history of international hockey.
South Africa were leading 4-1 in the first half after Pakistan made the first goal of the match in the seventh minute.
Later in the second half Pakistan scored two more goals to reduce the margin in the last seven minutes but could not avoid the defeat which was their third in their four matches in the tournament.
Julian Hykes was declared the man-of-the-match.