Japan had an easy three nil win over the hosts Oman in the 3-nation hockey tournament at Muscat’s Sultan Qaboos Sports Complex.
Shota Yamada 2 (8′ & 47′) & Hirotaka Wikuri (21′)
After the conclusion of the first phase of the double league, Pakistan and Japan are tied with four points each with one win and a draw. Oman have lost both their matches.
In the first game of the second phase, Pakistan plays Oman on Saturday.