Nine More Kookaburras and Two Black Sticks join Hockey India League

Nine more Kookaburras and two more Black Sticks have been picked up by the six franchises of the Hero Hockey India League (HHIL) in the closed bid for the second season of the sport’s showpiece league. In all, it brings the number of Kookaburras competing in the Hockey India League to 24 and Black Sticks to just 4.

Kookaburras Hockey Australia (Credits: Raghu Prasad RV)Trent Mitton (Perth, WA), Kiel Brown (Toowoomba, QLD), Jason Wilson (Kingscliff, QLD), Russell Ford (Eltham VIC), Glenn Simpson (Eltham, VIC), Aran Zalewski (Margaret River, WA), Tristan White (Wollongong, NSW), Tristan Clemons (Bunbury, WA) and Jake Whetton (Brisbane, QLD) went for a total of $317,000 in the weekend’s bidding while Black Sticks Ryan Archibald and Steven Edwards are two Black Sticks who are picked up for a total of $96,000. Continue reading →