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New Zealand versus Australia

New Zealand versus Australia

Members of the New Zealand ice hockey team attempt to prevent an Australian player from shooting the puck into their goal during a match in 2011. New Zealand's first international game was against a visiting Australian team in 1963.

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Nancy Swarbrick, 'Ice sports - Ice hockey', Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, (accessed 26 September 2022)

Story by Nancy Swarbrick, published 5 Sep 2013, updated 1 Jan 2016