Four victories in Azerbaijan
The Russian field hockey junior women’s team including nine sportsmen and head coach Vladimir Kobzev from the Siberian Communalshik club played four test matches against the Azerbaijan under-21 team in Baku on June 23-26. All the games were won by Russia.
The results: 3:0, 3:1, 5:0, 3:1.
Siberian defender Irina Osipova was named captain of the Russian under-21 team.
The Baku tour was a stage of the Russian team preparation for the European Hockey Junior Women’s Trophy which will take place on July 23-29 in Vilnius, Lithuania.