Spain created a new record for scoring the most number of goals in a Junior Men’s Hockey World Cup when they routed hapless USA 17-0 at the Kalinga Stadium in Bhubaneshwar. Interestingly, a few hours before the Spain-USA match got underway on Thursday, Argentina created a new record for posting the biggest win in the Junior Men’s Hockey World Cup when they hammered Egypt 14-0. Argentina had broken the 39-year-old record of India beating Singapore 13-0 in the 1982 edition held at Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia.
Interestingly, India racked up their second biggest win in the Junior Men’s Hockey World Cup as they walloped Canada 13-1, which is the fourth biggest win in this showpiece event.
Biggest Wins in Junior Men’s Hockey World Cup
|India||Singapore||13-0||1982 Kuala Lumpur|
|West Germany||Zimbabwe||12-0||1985 Vancouver|
|South Korea||Mexico||11-0||2005 Rotterdam|
|Pakistan||Malaysia||10-0||1982 Kuala Lumpur|
|India||Singapore||10-0||2009 Johor Bahru|
|West Germany||Egypt||10-1||1989 Ipoh|
|South Korea||USA||10-1||1989 Ipoh|