The Lionesses lost to Australia, one of the classic rivals in field hockey and ultimately the best team in the first round in Group B of the Olympics. It was 2 to 0 for the Australians in a duel that had had them controlling a good part of the match but that it got away from them in the last quarter.
A) Yes, they were third in zone B, behind the oceanic and Spain and now they will play on Monday for the quarterfinals with an opponent to be determined. If they win it, they will have the double chance to play for a medal at Tokyo 2020.
The Argentine team played one of his best matches of the tournament – if not the best -, becoming strong in defense from the beginning of the game and taking over the ball and actions with initiative and decision.
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