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Fiji hockey braces for Aussie Test

Rashneel Kumar
Wednesday, December 18, 2013

THE Fiji men's and women's hockey sides are bracing for a tough challenge from the visiting Australian Country team ahead of their three Test match series starting tomorrow.

The visitors have displayed a powerful performance in its warm-up matches against the Suva Selection and the national under-18 side.

The momentum set by them will be something the national side is eyeing to break in the opening Test match tomorrow evening at the National Hockey Centre in Laucala.

Meanwhile, the Australian Country teams rested yesterday.

Today the side will play the Fiji U18 squad which is preparing for the for the Youth Olympic Games qualifiers next year.