SA women play Scotland in quarter-finals

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Copy of iol spt nov SA_hockey_women_generic . The South Africa womens hockey team beat India 3-2 after leading 2-1 at half-time at Glasgow National Hockey Centre to qualify for the Commonwealth Games semi-finals.

Glasgow - The Investec South Africa women's hockey team's 1-1 draw with Spain at the Champions Challenge in Glasgow Wednesday sees SA finish in second place in Pool B and they will now face Scotland, third in Pool A, in the quarter-finals at 7pm SA time Thursday .

World number 14 Spain scored first through Maria Gomez in the 25th minute while world number 11 South Africa equalised via a Lisa Deetlefs penalty corner in the 31st.

World number 16 Scotland drew 2-2 with world number eight and Pool A winners South Korea in the day's late game.


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