Austria managed to win their second game of the tournament by defeating USA 5-0. USA Men suffered their second defeat after losing to Russia on opening day of the World Cup.
Austrian team-captain Armin Stremitzer converted their second penalty corner of the match into a goal. One minute following Stremitzer doubled the lead. Michael Korper scored off of a backhand flick, making the score 3-0 going into halftime.
USA struggled to fight back in the second half. Austria immediately put their fourth goal on the boards at that the start of the second half. Before the end, Austria's Peter Proksch's scored to make the final 5-0. USA will challenge England this afternoon at 4:15pn local CET.
Highlights and results will be posted to the USA Field Hockey website following the conclusion of matches. The schedule for the Indoor World Cup is as follows, with all times listed in local CET.
- USA v England, Wednesday, February 9 at 4:15pm
- USA v Czech Republic, Thursday, February 10 at 3:00pm
- USA v Iran, Friday, February 11 at 5:30pm