Hockey: Shaw to undergo surgery after being struck in the face

Alex Shaw playing for Black Sticks at the Commonwealth Games. Photo / Getty Images
Alex Shaw playing for Black Sticks at the Commonwealth Games. Photo / Getty Images

Black Sticks defender Alex Shaw will have surgery today after coping a nasty blow in the third test win over Malaysia.

Shaw has suffered a fractured cheek and eye socket in the incident.

The Black Sticks hold a 2-1 series lead after the win in Tauranga last night.

- Radio Sport

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