Argentina replaces national coach ahead of Rio 2016

  • Argentine Hockey Confederation announced they had parted ways with national female field hockey team's coach Santiago Capurro and replaced him with Gabriel Minadeo, bronze medalwinner at Beijing 2008 Olympics. Capurro's exit came after the team's recent tour of New Zealand where they won two matches and lost two, reported Xinhua. The change came just 10 months before the start of the Olympic Games Rio de Janeiro 2016. Source: IANS