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HOCKEY: Jamaica Women looking to rebound at World League

Published:Thursday | October 2, 2014 | 9:36 AM

Jamaica Women will go in search of their first victory when Round One of the Federation of International Hockey World League resumes today at the Mona field.

The host country, which lost its opening game in the women’s tournament, will now face unbeaten Trinidad and Tobago.

The game is the last match on Day Three and starts at 4:30 p.m.

T&T Women are unbeaten in two games following a 5-1 victory against Puerto Rico on Tuesday’s opening day and a 3-1 triumph over the Dominican Republic yesterday.

Jamaica Women lost their opening fixture 3-0 against the Dominican Republic on Tuesday.

There will be another women’s game today as the Dominican Republic and Barbados will face off at 2 p.m.

Action on the day starts at 9 a.m. with T&T facing the Dominican Republic in a men’s fixture.

The Hockey World League is split up into four rounds that last over a two-year cycle. For cycle one, the World League will serve as the qualifier for the World Cup, and in the next cycle, it is the qualifier for the Olympics.

The tournament will run until Sunday.


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