Kookaburras dominate Spain to finish 3rd at World League Semi-Final

Kookaburras dominate Spain to finish 3rd at World League Semi-Final

AUS 8 - 1 ESP

Author: Holly MacNeil/Sunday, 23 July 2017/Categories: Hockey Australia NewsKookaburras

 
 
Sunday, 23 July 2017 (Johannesburg, South Africa) - Official Hockey Australia match report from the Kookaburras competition at the World League Semi-Finals.

KOOKABURRAS 8 (4)
Jake Whetton 7 (FG) 
Jeremy Hayward 10, 18 (PC, PC) 
Aaron Kleinschmidt 27, 34 (FG, FG) 
Tom Craig 36 (FG) 
Trent Mitton 45 (FG) 
Tom Wickham 58 (FG) 

SPAIN 1 (0)
Pau Quemada 59 (PC) 


Australia have taken out third place at the World League Semi-Final in Johannesburg, South Africa tonight, defeating Spain 8 – 1 and qualifying for the World League Final and the 2018 World Cup along the way.

The game began with both Australia and Spain fighting for possession of the ball, but it wasn’t long before Australia took control of the game. Jake Whetton cracked the score board seven minutes in when he smacked the ball straight into the net from the top of the D.
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