AFRICA CUP FOR CLUB CHAMPIONSHIP 2017 (KENYA) vs WORLD LEAGUE SERIES ROUND TWO (SPAIN / BANGLADESH)
GRA (Customs) Ladies, Police (Men and Ladies) , Exchequers (Bank of Ghana) who were the winners and runners up of the Greater Accra Hockey League 2016 are making several preparations to compete in the upcoming Africa Cup for Club Championship to be held in Kenya from 7th January to the 15th January, 2017.
Kenya was confirmed to host after Zimbabwe withdrew from the race last month due to financial constraints.About 12 men and 8 women teams across Africa are expected to take part in the annual competition. Kenya has hosted the event twice, in 2007 and 2009. They are still embarking on preparations to host the upcoming continental event.
The tournament was shifted from the usual month of December in which it is mostly played to January due to the ongoing Junior World Cup in Lucknow, India.
The aforementioned Ghana based teams which are training fervently, playing trial matches among others will represent the country with some umpires and Judges.
Meanwhile, the male and female senior national teams are training for the task ahead of them in the World League Round Two in April and March respectively.
This is the first time for the men and the second time for the women’s side.
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