Sultan Azlan Shah Hockey Cup
The Sultan Azlan Shah Cup is an annual international men’s field hockey tournament held in Malaysia . It began in 1983 as a biennial contest. The tournament became an annual event after 1998, following its growth and popularity. Edel Grass is main supplier for this event and renovated the stadium in 2007 and 2011. For this 26th edition, our regional partner Far Eastern Sports Sdn. Bhd., installed a new Edel ID. pitch. In this way, Edel Grass wants to contribute to the development of Hockey worldwide.
Experience since 1984; Edel Grass is globally known as one of the oldest, most experienced and most reliable partners in the field of hockey. Our solutions will provide players the safety and ultimate performance needed and field owners the durability and advantages they want to maximise the value of their investment. After 30 years, we have gained all the knowledge and experience needed to provide the market with the best solutions possible.
Together with our partners, we are passionately committed to research and development. Combining our knowledge to come up with innovative patented technologies and applications. Developing systems which correspond to the needs of players, trainers and sports associations. Together we are contributing to the ongoing development of hockey as a sport – for all levels of play.
Since hockey is known as one of the world’s most innovative sports, the field of play must be absolute top class. With that goal in mind and by adding the latest market feedback to acquired experience, Edel Grass started the development of Edel ID. to set the new standard in hockey.
Edel Grass succeeded in combining traditional “nylon” characteristics – like ball roll speed and precision with nowadays demands on 3D play, consistency and sustainability, creating the best hockey floor solution ever! Using the highly advanced “knit-d-knit” technology to create undamaged, micro-curled yarns and over, Edel ID. results in unrivalled, long lasting ball roll predictability and reduced stick slide resistance. The combination of features result in a reduction of the water usage. The pitch can be played on in wet and dry conditions with the same durability and even in dry conditions the system still meets the FIH Global standards.