12 Apr 2009

Black Sticks miss final in Malaysia

12:10 pm on 12 April 2009

The New Zealand men's hockey team has missed out on a place in the final of Azlan Shah Cup in Malaysia.

The Black Sticks drew one-all with Malaysia in their final pool match overnight to finish third after the round-robin stage.

New Zealand will now face Pakistan in the play-off for third and fourth tonight. Malaysia will face India in the tournament decider.