Kua tūrakitia te kapa ingarangi e te kapa wāhine Black Sticks

NZ Black Sticks Women's hockey team - Photo / facebook.com/nzblacksticks

I te tūtakitanga a te kapa Black Sticks ki te kapa Ingarangi i te whakataetae Champions Trophy ki te whiringa whānui o te whakataetae i te ata nei, i hiahia te kapa kia rerekē te otinga o te kēmu ki ērā o mua.

Kāre i eke te kapa o Aotearoa ki te whiringa toa nā te kapa o Ingarangi ki ngā whakataetae hoawhenua, ā, i te ata nei i ūpoko pakaru te kapa Blacks Sticks.

NZ had the first opportunity to score against England, but couldn't make contact.

Five minutes later, they were back in England's territory and made sure to make it count this time.

England didn't let NZ celebrate their first goal for too long though, coming back to equalise the score.

In the second quarter, Anita Punt made sure to put her team in front, scoring a penalty goal.

With no scoring in the third quarter, NZ came back in the fourth to secure their third goal with 11 minutes remaining in the match.

With 40 seconds to go, England could have come back within one point but NZ was too strong, winning the match 3-1.