Friday, August 19, 2022

Commonwealth Games Hockey: New Zealand run riot with 16-0 win over Kenya

Birmingham — Ranked one place about Peru in the world rankings, this was always going to be a mountain to climb for Commonwealth newbies Kenya.

The world No 37 side were put to the sword by defending women’s champions New Zealand, running out 16-0 winners, mirroring South Africa’s previous win over Trinidad & Tobago at the 2014 Games.

The Kenyans have to pay to train on the one proper astroturf in Nairobi, while these Games represented the first time that the team could have their own sticks and bags.

Continue reading...

Access all our premium content from as little as 12p per day!

Already a subscriber to our website? Login

LEAVE A REPLY

Please enter your comment!
Please enter your name here

Latest News

Hockey Social: For Dad to see me in Wales Masters shirt was a great moment

In our regular anything goes Q&A, we speak to players and coaches on topics ranging from temptations, influences, fashion sense...

More Articles Like This