Sultan Azlan Shah Cup SAS Ipoh hockey

1. Canada (red) vs. South Africa (yellow/green)

Canada and South Africa were both desperately seeking their first win going into the match. In the end, South Africa proved a little luckier, to edge Canada with a 3-2 score.

Sultan Azlan Shah Cup SAS Ipoh hockey

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Both teams are quite closely matched in terms of physical build and geographically disadvantaged, making it difficult for them to compete in more international meets.

Sultan Azlan Shah Cup SAS Ipoh hockey

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However, South Africa have qualified for the World Cup in the Netherlands this May, by virtue of having won the Africa Cup of Nations.

Sultan Azlan Shah Cup SAS Ipoh hockey

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Meanwhile, Canada have played four games, winning none. With zero points, Canada is at the bottom of the tables.

Sultan Azlan Shah Cup SAS Ipoh hockey

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Event: 23rd SAS Cup 2014: Day 5 – Canada (2) – South Africa (3)
Venue: Stadium Azlan Shah, Ipoh
Date: 19th March, 2014
Time: 6.05pm

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