The national team for the upcoming World Cup in Spain will be announced at the end of the SPAR Inter-Provincial Hockey Tournament starting in Randburg today.
Day one’s final game highlight fittingly saw defending champions Southern Gauteng battle against worthy rivals KwaZulu Natal to a 1-all score late into the game, before Lindsey Carlisle scored off a penalty to record a win for Southern Gauteng’s match.
Playing without super talent Pietie Coetzee, who returns from an Egyptian holiday in time for Tuesday’s match against Northerns, Southern Gauteng were happy to start with a win in their fiercely-contested opening match against KwaZulu Natal.
Johannesburg, Thursday, 17th August 2006 – Defending champions Southern Gauteng are confident of retaining their title at next week’s annual SPAR Women’s Interprovincial Hockey Tournament to be played at the Randburg Hockey Stadium in Johannesburg.
The cream of South Africa’s women hockey players will be in action at the annual SPAR Inter-provincial Hockey tournament at Randburg Hockey Stadium from August 21 to 26.