An update on the activities of Malaysian hockey as provided by K.Logan, the chief executive officer of the Malaysian Hockey Confederation (MHC) as per append below –
Our focus now shifts from the senior men and women to the juniors as we begin preparing ourselves for the Junior Asia Cup tournaments which serves as the qualifiers for the 2016 JWC.
The 7th Junior Women’s Asia Cup will be held in Changzhou, China from the 5th till the 13th of September 2015. The 8th Junior Men’s Asia Cup will be held in Kuantan, Pahang from the 14th till the 22nd of November 2015.
Please be informed that the National Junior Men’s Team will resume training on the 3rd of August 2015. They have, presently, been released to their respective clubs in preparation for the upcoming TNBMHL. From the 3rd of Augusttill the end of the National League, the National Junior Men will be in training on Mondays, Tuesdays andWednesday mornings, before being released to the clubs from Wednesday evenings till Sunday.
The National Junior Women’s Team will have their second phase of training in SSTMI, Johor from the 26th of July 2015 till the 1st of August 2015. During the 1st phase, we had 40 trainees. We will be shortlisting the number of players to 27 in the 2nd Phase of training.