Black Sticks Men Confirmed for World Cup 2014 in The Hague

The Black Sticks Men have secured a spot at the 2014 Hockey World Cup in The Hague, Netherlands after England edged Korea in bronze medal match at the World League Round Three tournament in Malaysia.

Hockey New Zealand / Black Sticks LogoAfter finishing fourth at the World League Round Three event in Rotterdam, the Black Sticks are now confirmed qualifiers for the World Cup by virtue of being the highest ranked of the two fourth place finishers across both World League Round Three tournaments. The Black Sticks are ranked 6th in the world ahead of Korea who are 8th. Continue reading →