Pools and match schedules confirmed for FIH Series Finals in Valencia and Le Touquet
The pools as well as match schedules for the FIH Series Finals has been confirmed by the International Hockey Federation (FIH). The event scheduled later this year will be played in Valencia, Spain (Women) and Le Touquet, France (Men).
The FIH Series Finals which serves as a pathway to the Olympic Games Tokyo 2020 includes some of the best teams in the world. The Finals promises to be an interestingly exciting showpiece as teams prepare to battle for a spot in Japan. The top two teams from each FIH Series Finals will secure a place in the Qualification Events for the next Olympic Games which will be held in October and November 2019.
The composition of the pools is as follows:
Le Touquet, France (Men)15-23 June 2019
Pool A: Ireland, Egypt, Scotland, Singapore
Pool B: France, Korea, Ukraine, Chile
Valencia, Spain (Women)19-27 June 2019
Pool A: Spain, Belarus, Canada, Namibia
Pool B: South Africa, Italy, Wales, Thailand