30 Jun 2010

Video referee referrals allowed at hockey Champions Trophy

6:23 am on 30 June 2010

The International Hockey Federation has announced that team video umpire referrals will be used at the women's and men's Champions Trophy tournaments next month.

Each team will be allowed one team referral during a match for deceisions within the 23 meter areas relating to the award (or non-award) of goals, penalty strokes and penalty corners.

New Zealand is competing in both the women's tournament in England and the men's tournament in Germany.