Saturday, November 26

(Hockey): Camp ahead of Junior Hockey Asia Cup begins today

Karachi:The training camp for the national hockey junior players ahead of the upcoming Junior Asia Cup Hockey Tournament begins today (Tuesday) here at Army Physical Fitness School, Tobe Camp in Abbottabad.

The Junior Asia Cup will be held next year in Dhaka, Bangladesh from January 21 to 30. PHF says it was organizing the camp ‘to improve the stamina and groom the probables on modern scientific lines for the upcoming tournament’.

The players are directed to report to Camp Commandant Danish Kaleem on September 22. A total of 35 players have been invited for the camp on the recommendation of Chairman Selection Committee Manzoor Junior.

The camp officials are Danish Kaleem (Head Coach), Zaheer Ahmad Babar, Muhammad Imran, Mudassar Ali Khan, Zahid Afzal (Coaches), Abu Zar Umrao (Video Analyst) and Muhammad Abid Amin (Physical Trainer).