The men’s section of the CAC Games qualifiers held in Kingston Jamaica at the JN Hockey Field ended prematurely as a result of rain and technical issues with the field lights.
Jamaica and Guyana was set to contest the finals of the inaugural CAC Games qualifiers, however heavy rains delayed the start of the by approximately half an hour.
When play eventually got on the way only one quarter of play was played as a section of the field lost lighting. The tournament director and PAHF official’s ruled that the game be abandoned as power was not restored.
Jamaica was crowned champions by virtue of topping the table in the preliminary round ahead of Guyana.
The results will not affect rankings going into the 2018 CAC Games in Colombia next year as the qualifiers does not offer ranking points.
Both teams will be represented at the CAC Games.