Hockey World Cup: Pakistan, Malaysia match ends in 1-1 draw
After draw both teams remained in the hunt for a knock-out round of the tournament.
The only goal was scored by Muhammad Atiq during 51st minute. Faizal Saari of Malaysia scored goal four minutes later on a penalty corner.
The Asian sides Pakistan (No 13) and Malaysia (No 12) have lost their opening games, Pakistan 0-1 to Germany and Malaysia 0-7 to Holland.
Both sides have met four times in the World Cup with Pakistan winning each time.
1973: Pakistan beat Malaysia 4-2
1975: Pakistan beat Malaysia 2-1
1978: Pakistan beat Malaysia 3-0
1998: Pakistan beat Malaysia 7-2
In their most recent encounter during the Asian Champions Trophy in October, Pakistan defeated Malaysia twice, once in the round robin and then in the semi-final on a penalty shootout.
M Rizwan Senior (captain), Ammad Shakeel Butt (vice-captain), Imran Butt (goalkeeper), Mazhar Abbas (goalkeeper), M Irfan Senior , Aleem Bilal, Mubashar Ali, M Tauseeq Arshad, Tasawwar Abbas, Rashid Mahmood, Ajaz Ahmed, M Irfan Jr, Ali Shan, Faisal Qadir, Abubakr Mahmood, Umar Bhutta, M Atiq Arshad and Mohammad Zubair
Sukri Mutalib (captain), Kumar Subramaniam (goalkeeper), Hairi Rahman (goalkeeper), Sumantri Norsyafiq, Ramadan Rosli, Marhan Jalil, Fitri Saari, Joel van Huizen, Faizal Saari, Syed Cholan, Firhan Ashari, Nabil Noor, Razie Rahim, Faiz Jali, Azri Hassan, Hasan Azuan, Tajuddin Tengku, Nik Rozemi