As the EuroHockey Junior Championship II got underway, with the hosts Portugal winning their opening game on Sunday evening 5-2. The second game of the day was delayed due to the late arrival of the Belarussian kit.

Yesterday evening Russia took on a newly promoted Ireland. Ireland dominated the game with the overall scoreline of 2-5 reflecting the Irish performance.

In the second game of the day Pool A go underway with Scotland beating Belarus 3-1 (highlights to follow)

Pool B – Ukraine v Portugal 2-5

Pool B – Russia v Ireland 2-5

Pool A – Scotland’s Aedan McCrossan talks through their performance