Qormi Daikin lose Euro Hockey Challenge 2 final after penalty shoot-out

The penalty shoot-outs denied Qormi Daikin from winning the Euro Hockey Challenge 2 in Gibraltar after they were defeated 4-3 by Hungarian side Soroksari Olcote.

The score at the end of the four quarters was 1-1 in a game which was relatively balanced.

Soroskari went ahead in the second quarter through Andras Hortobagyi but the Yellow/Blacks were determined to equalize the score so much so that in the third quarter Steve Tanti beat the goalkeeper Zsolt Ferenczi.

In the penalty shoot-outs Soroksari scored four while failing to convert one of them with Qormi who scored three of the five shots they made.

Despite everything, Qormi Daikin gave a good show in Gibraltar where they were praised for the games they showed.

The other team in action, Trust Payments Floriana Young Stars were defeated by Ginstrekte of Lithuania 8-1.

Povilas Sinkevicius stood out for the Lithuanian team as he scored seven goals with Mantvydas Pocevicius adding another for his team.

Mark Camilleri scored the only goal for the Greens.

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