Ireland men earn a 4-2 victory over Canada in Cape Town

Chris Cargo
Chris Cargo's goal earned Ireland a 3-3 draw against South Africa in Cape Town

Ireland's men earned a 4-2 victory over Canada in the latest of their series of internationals in Cape Town.

Canada led 1-0 at half-time but goals from Michael Watt, Jonny Bruton, Timmy Cockram and Kirk Shimmins helped the Irish fight back to win.

Ireland will face the Canadians again on Thursday before two weekend contests against Belgium.

The matches are part of Ireland's preparations for their challenge at the Olympic Games in Rio in August.

Ireland opened their series of games in South Africa by earning a 2-0 win over Canada before drawing 1-1 against the same opposition on Saturday.

The Irish were defeated 3-2 by Spain on Sunday before earning a 3-3 draw against the Spaniards on Monday.

Ireland opened their series of games in South Africa by earning a 2-0 win over Canada before drawing 1-1 against the same opposition on Saturday.

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