BBC Sport - Hockey Women's World Cup: Ireland happy to be underdogs in London
Ireland women happy to be Hockey World Cup underdogs
- From the section Hockey
Ireland team manager Arlene Boyles believes the team can upset the odds at the Hockey Women's World Cup in London.
The Irish side is ranked 15th out of the 16 teams taking part and they start the tournament against the USA on Saturday.
Ireland have been drawn in a tough World Cup pool with India and hosts England their other opponents.