Three spots remain for Athens games
MADRID, Spain -- Pakistan and India clinched Olympic berths in men's field hockey Tuesday at a qualifying tournament.
The two rivals joined Olympic champion Netherlands and Spain as the first qualifiers from the event.
Three more spots for the Athens Games will be decided among New Zealand, Belgium, Britain and South Africa in playoffs for fifth through eighth places.
In Tuesday's results in was: Netherlands 9, Japan 3; Britain 6, South Africa 0; Spain 6, Poland 0; India 6, Canada 4; Belgium 2, Malaysia 1; and Pakistan 4, New Zealand 1.
Copyright 2004 by The Associated Press
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