Greece was never
threatened in Thursday’s Group A match, holding Kazakhstan scoreless for
a 14-minute stretch to build a 7-1 lead halfway through the third
Captain Georgios Afroudakis chipped in with three goals for Greece, while Rustam Ukumanov led Kazakhstan with two.
win gives Greece three points from three Group A games, boosting its
chances of advancing to the quarterfinals. The Greeks still have games
against Spain and Australia in the preliminary stage.