Lahore (Web Desk): Pakistan hockey team will play a five-match series with New Zealand, followed by participation in a four-nation tournament in Australia.

Pakistan Hockey Federation (PHF) said on Saturday that matches against New Zealand will take place in the first week of March, while the four-nation tournament is will take place at the end of the same month.

The team will then participate in the Sultan Azlan Shah Cup, which is going to be held in Malaysia in April, before leaving for the Europe tour.