The Australian women’s team have defeated the All Sapporo Ice Hockey Series team 4-1 in an exhibition game yesterday in Japan. The team had a two goal lead at the end of the first and increased it to three during the second period. Both teams recorded a goal each in the third period with the game finishing 4-1. The Australian’s are currently in Japan on a training camp before the start of the 2017 IIHF Ice Hockey Women’s World Championship Division II Group A tournament in Gangneung, South Korea which begins on 2 April. The two teams will face-off again today at 21:30.