Commonwealth Games gold medalist Matt Dawson to undergo hip surgery with eye towards World Cup, Tokyo Olympics

By Josh Callinan
Updated April 17 2018 - 7:07pm, first published 6:30pm
VICTORY: Norths hockey player Matt Dawson (second from left) celebrates with Kookaburas teammates after scoring a goal in Saturday night's Commonwealth Games gold-medal match on the Gold Coast. Picture: AAP
VICTORY: Norths hockey player Matt Dawson (second from left) celebrates with Kookaburas teammates after scoring a goal in Saturday night's Commonwealth Games gold-medal match on the Gold Coast. Picture: AAP

Fresh from claiming a maiden Commonwealth Games gold medal, Norths hockey player Matt Dawson will undergo hip surgery later this month attempting to have his “body right” for the World Cup and Tokyo Olympics.

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