Blacksticks commence preparations for Hockey World League Round 2.
The Blacksticks of Ghana, today, began an intensive training session at the Theodosia Oko Hockey Pitch as they prepare for the next round (Round 2) in Dhaka, Bangladesh and Valencia, Spain.
Ghana’s team, the Blacksticks, won all matches in the just ended Hockey World League Round 1 held at the Theodosia Oko Hockey Pitch in Accra, Ghana.
Their biggest rival – Kenya were gunned down in an intense encounter between the two teams. The Blacksticks after winning both matches (male and female) secured themselves a spot atthe next round of the competition.
The male team face Canada, Egypt and Bangladesh in Dhaka, Bangladesh whiles the female face Spain, Scotland, Czech Republic, Poland, Ukraine, Russia and one more team yet to be confirmed in Valencia, Spain.
A successful victory for the nation, in the next round, will impact the country’s ranking upwards.