South Korea are dropping their plan for a joint women’s field hockey team with the North at the 2020 Tokyo Olympics, officials said on Thursday, after Pyongyang failed to co-operate.
The six-time defending champions showed their opponents no mercy in sweltering conditions on the final day of sporting action in Birmingham.
The match will be played between Pakistan Invitation and Hassan Al Ali Advocates and Legal Consultancy team at the Sharjah Sports Council ground at National
The event took place at the Al Quoz Indoor hall. Six teams including United Emirates Hockey Club, Masters XI, Cheema XI, Coorg UAE, Dubai Republicans and Lacnor participated in the one-day tournament.
Hamel Al Qubaisi, Vice President of the UAE Winter Sports Federation, dedicated the landmark victory to the UAE leadership, which he said had provided all support and assistance to the sports in the country.
The Mustabal Building Contracting XI dominated the proceedings from the beginning and easily won the match 2-0. The event was supported by the UAE Hockey Federation and Pakistan Social Centre Sharjah.