Action from the Hong Kong 6v6 lacrosse tournament over the weekend of April 3-4. 2021. Photo: Fung Man-lok Action from the Hong Kong 6v6 lacrosse tournament over the weekend of April 3-4. 2021. Photo: Fung Man-lok
Action from the Hong Kong 6v6 lacrosse tournament over the weekend of April 3-4. 2021. Photo: Fung Man-lok

Hong Kong and China adopt new ‘sixes’ lacrosse format as sport seeks place at 2028 Los Angeles Olympics

  • Coaches from two associations say new kind of ‘specialist’ sixes player may emerge, with new format potentially helping smaller countries challenge established powers
  • The 6v6 format is third lacrosse code after full-field 10s and indoor box lacrosse, with Hong Kong and China among first to hold organised sixes leagues

Topic |   IOC (International Olympic Committee)
Action from the Hong Kong 6v6 lacrosse tournament over the weekend of April 3-4. 2021. Photo: Fung Man-lok Action from the Hong Kong 6v6 lacrosse tournament over the weekend of April 3-4. 2021. Photo: Fung Man-lok
Action from the Hong Kong 6v6 lacrosse tournament over the weekend of April 3-4. 2021. Photo: Fung Man-lok
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