a-ozhockey-2.jpg Australian national women's hockey team members Ashlee Wells and Karri McMahon get ready for the Tri Nations tournament in Cromwell. Photo: Tom KitchinEven though it might be a few degrees colder than their base in Perth, members of the Australian women's hockey team, the Hockeyroos, are making themselves right at home for the Cromwell Tri Nations hockey tournament. Yesterday, the team had its first training session in Cromwell, the first for the three teams competing in the tournament. The New Zealand Black Sticks and Japan's national hockey team will arrive in the Central Otago town by tomorrow night to begin the tournament on Saturday. She said the games in Cromwell would prepare the teams for the 2018 Women's Hockey World Cup in London in July-August.
Source: Otago Daily Times May 16, 2018 16:52 UTC