Monday, December 5

Tag: Hockey Asia Cup

Men’s Junior Hockey Asia Cup postponed

General, Karachi
KARACHI:The Asian Hockey Federation (AHF) has postponed Bangabandhu Men’s Junior Asia Cup Dhaka 2021, which was scheduled to be held in Dhaka, Bangladesh in January next year.   “We are all still going through difficult times of great uncertainty with the pandemic continuing to have a massive impact on daily life in many countries and restrictions on travel still persisting,” AHF said in a media release.   The Bangladesh Hockey Federation as the host of the event had discussions with its national government related to the ongoing unavailability of visas and strict quarantine requirements for persons entering the country. After that, BHF and AHF subsequently discussed the uncertainty around the ability to hold the Junior Asia Cup in an orderly, sensible and fair manner...

(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 (Vide...