SultanAzlanShahCup
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The 2018 Sultan Azlan Shah Cup will be 27th edition of the Sultan Azlan Shah Cup. It will be held in Ipoh, Perak, Malaysia from 3 to 10 March 2018.

The number of teams for this year’s cup are as same as last year’s tournament where six teams competed. Japan and New Zealand, who competed previously, will not join this edition and being replaced by Argentina and Ireland. Great Britain’s countries that will participate in this edition is England only.

PARTICIPATING NATIONS

Six countries are participating in this year’s tournament:

  1. MALAYSIA
  2. ARGENTINA
  3. AUSTRALIA
  4. ENGLAND
  5. INDIA
  6. IRELAND

As per Schedule in 2018 Sultan Azlan Shah Cup total 18 Matches will be played between the 6 participating nations from the period of 3-10 March 2018.  First match of Sultan Azlan Shah Cup is set to take place between Argentina and India from 16:00 MST (Malaysia Standard Time).

DATE TIME (MST) MATCH FIXTURE
3 March 2018 16:00 Match 1 Argentina vs India
18:00 Match 2 Australia vs England
20:30 Match 3 Malaysia vs Ireland
4 March 2018 16:00 Match 4 India vs England
18:00 Match 5 Ireland vs Argentina
20:30 Match 6 Malaysia vs Australia
6 March 2018 16:00 Match 7 England vs Ireland
18:00 Match 8 India vs Australia
20:30 Match 9 Malaysia vs Argentina
7 March 2018 16:00 Match 10 Australia vs Ireland
18:00 Match 11 Argentina vs England
20:30 Match 12 India vs Malaysia
9 March 2018 16:00 Match 13 Argentina vs Australia
18:00 Match 14 Ireland vs India
20:30 Match 15 England vs Malaysia
10 March 2018 15:30 Match 16 Fifth & Sixth Place
18:00 Match 17 Third & Fourth Place
20:30 Match 18 Final

 

Where to watch?

New Zealand Hockey Fans Enjoy the Azlan Shah Hockey Tournament Matches live and exclusive coverage on Sky sports various channel.

Local Fans of Malaysia enjoy the Sultan Azlan Shah Hockey Matches live telecast and coverage on Astro channel.

Indian fans can watch it on Star Sports 1.

All the Australia, Japan, New Zealand and Great Britain Hockey Fans also watch the Sultan Azlan shah Hockey Cup Live Online Streaming and Telecast on various local TV channels as well as on Websites and also via youtube official channel.