End of the road for Hockeyroos

THE Hockeyroos were eliminated from the women's Olympic hockey competition after a goalless draw against Argentina in their final group game.

Australia needed to defeat the second ranked team in the world to make it to the semi-finals but could not break through a resolute Argentine team that only needed a draw to progress to the medal matches.

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