27th Summer Universiade in Kazan,

July 6-17 2013

Field hockey. Preview of competition day

Winners of the women's tournament will be determined on July 14 at the 27th World University Summer Games in the Field Hockey Centre.

The teams of Belarus and Japan will compete for the bronze medal . Previously, these teams have met in the group stage - the Japanese team then celebrated the victory 4-0. The teams of Russia and South Korea will meet in the final. These teams have already played with each other, the match ended 2-1 in favor of the Koreans.

And on July 13, the last game before the final group stage of the men passed. Day opened with the meeting between Japan and South Korea, which ended with a score 4:4.

In the second match France and Germany competed with each other - the strongest team B group. Outcome of the game was the victory of the French team - 4:2. The third match brought victory to the Malaysian football team - it won 2-1 in South Africa. The day ended with Russia's victory over the Polish team, the teams played a 5-1.

Thus, Malaysia and Germany will compete for the bronze in the finals on June 15, and for gold - France and Russia.

Media Department of Kazan 2013 Executive Directorate