Schedule, teams announced for WC Hockey Qualifying Round

AMSTERDAM: Schedule and teams have been announced for the World Cup Hockey Qualifying Tournament.

Pakistan must win this tournament for making a place in the World Cup 2010.

The World Cup Hockey Qualifying Tournament will be played from October 31 to November 8 in Lillee, a city of France.

Besides Pakistan, Japan, France, Poland, Russia and Italy will participate in the qualifying round.

The Hockey World Cup will be held in February next year in India’s capital New Delhi.