Kookaburras demolish Pakistan 7-0

AUSTRALIA'S men's hockey team has demolished Pakistan 7-0 in their final lead-up to the Olympic semi-finals.

It was a welcome return to winning ways for the Kookaburras who were held to draws after giving away leads at their past two outings.

But the Australians were ruthless as they put four past Pakistani goalkeeper Imran Shah before half-time.

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