THE 28th edition of the Sultan Azlan Shah Cup will be a 6 team affair after all.
Poland, with a world ranking of 21, has confirmed its participation.
This was conveyed by Perak Hockey Association and Azlan Shah Organising Secretary M. Selvakumaran through a Whatsapp message.
“We have confirmation that Poland will be participating and thank the AHF Chief Executive Officer Dato Tayab Ikram for his assistance,” said Selva.
Earlier, South Africa withdrew after initially confirming their participation.
The tournament will be held in Ipoh from the 23rd to 30th March.
The other teams participating are India, Canada, South Korea, Malaysia and Japan.