27th Summer Universiade in Kazan,

July 6-17 2013

Field hockey. Preview of competition day

On July 15, in Field Hockey Centre, the men's tournament will be completed at the 27th Summer Universiade.

The day starts with the match Poland-Ukraine for the 9th place. Italy and Japan will compete for 7th place. Then the game between South Africa and Korea will take place for the 5th one. To take the third place Malaysia will compete with Germany, in the final the team of Russia will meet with the one of France.

On July 14 the women's tournament was completed. The team of Japan won bronze defeated the team of Belarus with a score 3:1. The gold of the tournament went to the South Korean team which defeated Russians with a score of 5:0.

Special awards were presented beside the main set on the victory ceremony. The team of Belarus won in the category Fair Play. Olga Chugunova became the best goalkeeper. Eun Ji Cho from South Korea was awarded as the best scorer. Aleksandra Zhashkova added one more award to the Russian collection as she became the best player of the tournament.

Media Department of Kazan 2013 Executive Directorate