Sascoc won't let SA hockey team play in Rio Olympics

20 November 2015 - 17:30 By David Isaacson

The South African men’s and women’s teams are officially out of the 2016 Olympics‚ the SA Hockey Association (Saha) said in a statement on Friday. The SA Sports Confederation and Olympic Committee (Sascoc) had insisted that the teams qualify for the Rio Games by achieving the international qualifying standards‚ which involved making the top six in the World Hockey League.

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