BIRMINGHAM, Novermber 12 - The third round of the Investec women’s cup pitted two premier division hockey sides against each other with University of Birmingham hosting Clifton on Sunday.
Birmingham are struggling in the league, sitting ninth and Clifton are faring slightly better in seventh. And once again, league form proved to be a good marker as Clifton went on to win 4-2.
Clifton looked dangerous early on and scored two goals inside the opening ten minutes. Liz Sinton flicked her side into the lead with a goal on six minutes before Abi Porter doubled the advantage just two minutes later.