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Hockey Champions Trophy
Kerry’s side features a number of experienced heads including Captain Kate Richardson-Walsh who is heading into her seventh Hockey Champions Trophy.
Australia showed their attacking intent from the off and won a penalty corner in the first minute.
With honours even in the match, the series is finely balanced at 1-1 with three matches still to play.
Three goals weren’t enough for Great Britain to secure victory against Australia in an entertaining game which saw seven goals
With a slightly larger squad than the usual 18 taken to tournaments, Kerry has been able to add some players to the group who did not feature at the World League Finals in December 2015.
Over 50 goals have been scored on Finals Day in previous years, and the nature of indoor hockey is fast, and exciting action, making it a brilliant spectacle for all ages.
England ladies stun the Netherlands with a 3-1 penalty shoot out at the Unibet European Hockey Championships. photo Chris Lee