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  • Jul
  • 05

Malaysia and Chile to host 2023 Men’s and Women’s Junior World Cups

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Malaysia and Chile have been awarded the hosting rights for the respective men's and women's International Hockey Federation (FIH) Junior World Cups in 2023.

 

The FIH Executive Board confirmed the two countries would stage the tournaments following a recommendation from its events bidding task force.

 

Kuala Lumpur is set to stage matches at the men's competition, while the women's event is scheduled to be held in Santiago.

 

The 2023 tournament be the third time the Men's Junior World Cup has been hosted by Malaysia, following the 1982 event in Kuala Lumpur and in 2009, when Johor Bahru co-hosted it with Singapore.

 

Chile has also staged the Women's Junior World Cup twice, in 2005 and 2016.

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