Men’s Junior Hockey Asia Cup 2021 to be played in Dhaka from July 1 to 10

Men’s Junior Hockey Asia Cup 2021 to be played in Dhaka from July 1 to 10

DHAKA – The Asian Hockey Federation on Thursday announced that the postponed Men’s Junior Asia Cup 2021 will be played in Dhaka, Bangladesh from July 1 to 10, 2021. These dates have been approved by FIH.

In accordance with the relevant guidance from FIH, eligibility for these postponed event dates will remain as before, i.e. players will be eligible to participate in the Bangabandhu Al-Arafah Islami Bank Men’s Junior Asia Cup 2021 if they are born on or after January 1, 1999.

The premier junior continental tournament will for the first time feature 10 teams that consist of the host nation Bangladesh along with China, Chinese Taipei, India, Japan, Korea, Malaysia, Oman, Uzbekistan and Pakistan.

The Men’s Junior Asia Cup 2021 will be played at the Maulana Bhashani National Hockey Stadium in Dhaka, Bangladesh.