2019 Gdansk Tournament was to be decided on
a group basis with two groups each containing
7 teams. The teams finishing 1st and 2nd in
each group would progress to the Cup competition.
The teams finishing 3rd to 6th in each group
would progress to the Plate competition. The
team finishing 7th in each group would be eliminated.
two teams on display in the second game of Group
B would be TaHU of Finland and RAF Boulmer B
of England. It was a historic match as it represented
the first ever appearance by a team from Finland
in our tournaments. Finland became the 37th
nation to have team representation at our events.
was the English team who took the early initiative
though. Ashley Lally was the man to break the
deadlock before Sam Dawson doubled the lead
to 2-0. Anti Perrttuli then became the first
man to score for a Finnish team in our tournaments
as he reduced the deficit to 2-1. Sam Dawson
restored the two goal lead at 3-1 before Harry
McClurg rounded off a fine 4-1 win for the RAF