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Kaitlin Cotter & Olivia Shannon named in latest New Zealand squad

By Lucas Ball

Congratulations to new Holcombe signings Kaitlin Cotter and Olivia Shannon who have both been named in the New Zealand squad for the upcoming FIH Nations Cup.

The Nations Cup will take place from 3rd-9th June in Terrassa, Spain where the Black Sticks will face Canada, Chile and Japan in Pool B.

Ireland, Italy, Korea and Spain make up Pool A, with the top-two from each pool reaching the semi-finals on 8th June and bottom-two heading into ranking matches from the same date.

The final and conclusive ranking matches will then take place on 9th June.

New Zealand fixtures (BST):

03/06, 10:30am – New Zealand vs. Chile

04/06, 1:00pm – Japan vs. New Zealand

06/06, 10:30am – New Zealand vs. Canada

Matches can be followed here.

Full squad: Brooke Roberts, Kirsty Nation, Megan Hull, Steph Dickins, Frances Davies, Liz Thompson, Kaitlin Cotter, Casey Crowley, Sam Child, Katie Doar, Hannah Gravenall, Emma Rainey, Emma Findlay, Rose Tynan, Olivia Shannon, Jessie Anderson, Anna Willocks, Hannah Cotter.

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