Capital Hockey are proud to announce the final team (18) to will compete for the Challenge Shield at the 2017 Ford National Hockey League at the National Hockey Stadium in Wellington.
Coach Hemant Lala said “It’s always great playing NHL at home and this year we have a change of format to the tournament which brings with its a different set of challenges. We have an experienced group that are excited about playing at the Home of Hockey."
The NHL begins with Round 1 of Pool play against North Harbour at 2.30pm Saturday 16th September followed pool matches against Midlands and Southern before the Quarter Finals which are set for Thursday 21st and the Semi and Final set for the weekend 23-24 September.
2017 RICOH Capital Cobras:
Head Coach - Hemant Lala
Assistant Coach - Scott Falconer
Manager - Helen Manning
Physio - Nitin Bhikha