10 Dec 2013

Junior Black Sticks qualify for World Cup quarter-finals

7:38 pm on 10 December 2013

The New Zealand Junior men's hockey team has qualified for the quarter-finals of the Junior World Cup in New Delhi.

The New Zealanders beat South Africa 1-0 in their final pool match with Kane Russell scoring just after half-time.

Their first win in group play moved them up to second in their group behind Malaysia.