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India meet Australia in Olympic hockey test event

May 01, 2012 18:56 IST

The Indian hockey team will kick-start its campaign in the Four Nation London Olympics Test event with a match against Australia at the Riverbank Arena on Wednesday.

The Indian team, which arrived in London on Saturday, will take on higher ranked Australia at the colourful arena before facing Great Britain on May 3.

India will later square off against Germany on May 5.

The tournament is aimed at providing the teams with necessary exposure and give them an opportunity to get a feel of the new blue turf.

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