The Netherlands blank Belgium 4-0

The Hague: Olympic champions The Netherlands blanked Belgium 4-0 for their second win in Group A of the Women`s Hockey World Cup here.

The Netherlands lead the group standings with six points from two outings.

Four Dutch players made entries on the score-sheet, starting with field goals from Ellen Hoog (fifth minute) and Marleos Keetels (31st).

Captain Maartje Paumen converted a penalty stroke in the 44th minute before Roos Drost rounded off the scoring with a penalty corner in the 49th.

In another Group A match, Kim Daree`s 30th-minute field goal gave South Korea a 1-0 victory over New Zealand.